Synod Session Two | Papers Now Available IMAGE Your Diocese

Synod Session Two | Papers Now Available

May 18, 2021 Alyson Segrott

With our second Synod session taking place on Saturday, we are delighted to share that the Building the Kingdom of God Together - Our Journey Synod Papers and Supporting Documents are now available to view. 

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Volunteer Week movie night

May 11, 2021 Darrell Croker

In recognition of its over 6,000 volunteers, the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is hosting a movie night for these wonderful people on Thursday 20 May at Events Cinemas, Kotara.

Laudato Si’ – Sowers of Hope | Webinar IMAGE Your Diocese

Laudato Si’ – Sowers of Hope | Webinar

May 10, 2021 Lawrie Hallinan

This year, we will join Catholic communities around the world in celebrating Laudato Si’ Week.

Invitation: Lord Mayor's Prayer Breakfast IMAGE Your Diocese

Invitation: Lord Mayor's Prayer Breakfast

May 04, 2021 Sarah James

Come along to this special event, happening on Friday 4 June 2021, 6:45am at NEX Newcastle.

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In to bat for those in need

April 30, 2021 Tim Bowd

As the central character in a well-storied moment in international sport, Rick McCosker is synonymous with one of Test cricket’s truly memorable matches

After a Bob Willis bouncer broke his jaw in the first innings of the MCG Centenary Test in 1977, Rick bravely came out to bat in the second innings, ensuring Australia accrued enough runs to set up a victory. His heroics will forever be regarded as the epitome of Australian courage and bravery.

Spirit remains as emotions checked IMAGE Your Diocese

Spirit remains as emotions checked

April 30, 2021 Darrell Croker

Fr Greg Barker has established an extraordinary bond with the mid-north coast region after his appointment as Administrator of the Catholic Parish of Forster Tuncurry in early 2015.

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Walking on Sacred Ground

April 27, 2021 Sarah James

The theme for this year's Bishop's Staff Day was Walking on Sacred Ground - an Indigenous guided tour of Aboriginal culture and history that survives in our community.

Synod Update: Now seeking 'Interested People' IMAGE Your Diocese

Synod Update: Now seeking 'Interested People'

April 27, 2021 Alyson Segrott

Expression of interest is now open for “Interested People” to attend the second session of Synod. Interested People may be people who wish to be invited because of their interest in the Catholic Church and the work of the synod and/or who are unable to be Synod Members or Synod Participants.