December 06, 2016
‘Prepare ye the way of the Lord’ are the words used by John the Baptist in Matthew’s Gospel, inviting us to repentance, restoration and renewal.
November 29, 2016
Sunday 27th November marked the 30th Anniversary of the visit of Pope St John Paul II to Alice Springs.
November 22, 2016
The Feast of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, marks the close of another liturgical year and next Sunday the beginning of Advent.
November 08, 2016
170 years ago, in 1846, the people of Maitland opened St John the Baptist Church in Maitland, right next to the Hunter River. Then in 1866, Bishop James Murray proclaimed this church as the Cathedral of the Diocese of Maitland.
November 01, 2016
In this 150 Years since the arrival of Bishop James Murray in our Diocese, I have had a weekend experience of pilgrimage, beginning on Saturday with the Murray Pilgrimage, followed by the Deaf Pride Week Mass at the Cathedral and then a ‘Prayer and Ritual in Thanksgiving and Farewell' to Sr Anne Moylan and Sr Kim Barnes from St Joseph’s Toronto.
October 25, 2016
When I came to the Diocese in 2005 there was one person employed in the area of Communications across the diocese and its agencies. I am amazed how much change has occurred in this space in that 11 years.