Category Coronavirus

Used for temporary content during coronavirus epidemic.

What about Project Compassion this year?

Since we cannot gather together as a community during Holy Week and Easter this year, the traditional ritual of bringing our Project Compassion boxes to the church to offer together is not possible. The work of Caritas continues and the…

May Edition of “Aurora” Available

“Aurora” is the official magazine of the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle. The May edition is now available to read online or you can pick up a free copy at your local IGA supermarket (Wangi, Rathmines, Blackalls Park or Woodrising).

Pentecost Pilgrimage

Time on your hands? Enjoy travel? You are invited to make use of this wonderful free resource for prayer and reflection as we journey towards Pentecost. A series of talks by well known Australian and international speakers is available online.

Anzac Day 2020

Anzac Day 2020 will be different. We cannot gather at services, marches or church- but we be together in spirit. RSL NSW is suggesting we light up the dawn on Anzac Day by standing in our driveway with a candle…

Diocese YouTube Channel

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle now has a YouTube channel. A Mass at our cathedral will be live-streamed at 9.30am each Sunday. You can check it out here.

Funerals During COVID-19 Crisis

As a result of the current Covid pandemic, our arrangements for conduct of funerals have changed dramatically. Our parish office is no longer open for visitors, and has restricted hours when staff are in attendance. You can still contact the…

Free Resources from LiturgyHelp

LiturgyHelp is a subscription web site used by many parishes (including ours) in planning liturgies. In this time of crisis they have generously provided a range of free resources for personal and family prayer, particularly so that Catholics in social…

A Prayer for Healing

Our God, Your Word says that You answer people when they call on Your name, and that You deliver them. Right now, we ask that You would heal those who are sick or who are carrying the COVID-19 virus without…