Storytelling from the Heart: Painting Through the Pain IMAGE Your Diocese

Storytelling from the Heart: Painting Through the Pain

October 19, 2021 Guest Contribution

In this online event, Richard Campbell weaves his story through his paintings for the Stations of the Cross that are at the Reconciliation Church in La Perouse. 

Join the Pastoral Placement Program! IMAGE Your Diocese

Join the Pastoral Placement Program!

October 19, 2021 Guest Contribution

The Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is offering a Pastoral Placement Program for people seeking to explore opportunities to serve God and God’s people through various ministries.

Plenary Council Closing Address IMAGE Your Diocese

Plenary Council Closing Address

October 12, 2021 Guest Contribution

President of the Fifth Plenary Council of Australia, the Most Rev Timothy Costelloe SDB, closed the First Assembly with the following address:

The doors of the building are locked, but the Church is still open for business IMAGE Your Diocese

The doors of the building are locked, but the Church is still open for business

October 12, 2021 Fr Greg Barker

There is no doubt that the last 18 months or so have been challenging. Negotiating the rules around restrictions let alone applying them takes energy. For many businesses this has seen a downturn in their trade at the door. For others their businesses have never been healthier as they explore new ways to service their customer base. This, as we know, has seen so many businesses trade more and more through the virtual and online platforms.

Archbishop Costelloe: 'Pray with us and for us' IMAGE Your Diocese

Archbishop Costelloe: 'Pray with us and for us'

October 05, 2021 Guest Contribution

Plenary Council president Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB is inviting Catholics across Australia to pray with and pray for Council members during the upcoming first general assembly.

Opening Plenary: Three things you might have missed IMAGE Your Diocese

Opening Plenary: Three things you might have missed

October 05, 2021 Guest Contribution

On Monday 4 October, the Opening Plenary Session kicked off the main portion of the Plenary Council's First Assembly. For those who weren't tuned into the live stream, here are three highlights you missed.

Fifth Plenary Council of Australia | Opening Mass Homily IMAGE Your Diocese

Fifth Plenary Council of Australia | Opening Mass Homily

October 05, 2021 Guest Contribution

As part of the Fifth Plenary Council of Australia's Opening Mass, the Archbishop of Perth Most Rev Timothy Costelloe SDB delivered a homily about what God is asking of us in Australia.