Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Robert Byrne CO

July 2019 Posters

Details of events will follow.



Later in 2019

'Northern Rising 1569 Anniversary Conference: From Rebellion to Reconciliation. Anglican-Catholic Relations from 1569 to the Present: Regional, National, and International Perspectives'

Tuesday 17 - Thursday 19 September 2019 in Durham.

Registration; Conferences packages available from £65.50 standard rate / £42.50 student rate. More information and registration online through our conferences page.

Registration deadline is Friday 16 August. Please direct any queries to the Centre for Catholic Studies by email or on 0191 334 1656. See poster for full details.

'The Franciscan Legacy from the 13th Century to the 21st'

An International Conference hosted by the Centre for Catholic Studies in partnership with the Capuchin Franciscans of Great Britain. Assessing the Continuing Significance of St. Francis and Franciscan Traditions of Theology, Spirituality and Action.

A Conference in Honour of the 800th Anniversary of St Francis’ Meeting with Sultan Malek Al-Kamil on Tuesday 5 - Thursday 7 November 2019 in Durham.

Registration now open through our conferences page. Deadline for registration is Monday 30 September 2019.

Centre for Catholic Studies email: or tel: 0191 334 1656. See poster for full details.


June 2019 Posters

Minsteracres Retreat CentrePentecost Renewal Retreat

Between Friday 7 Sunday 9 June 2019, led by Sr. Maria Natella. During this weekend of praise, workshop and reflection we will prepare ourselves for the coming of the Holy Spirit.

See poster for information and bookings visit us online, call 01434 673248, or email us.

Apostleship of the Sea - Annual Holy Island Pilgrimage.

A day of prayer & pilgrimage to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne on Saturday 8 June 2019 led by the Rt. Rev. Paul Mason, AoS Bishop Promoter, England & Wales.

See poster for further information.

All welcome.

'Early Career Conference in Theology and Catholic Studies'

Wednesday 12 June 2019 Durham University. Supported by The Newman Association.

This day conference is a chance for postgraduate students and other early career researchers to meet and to present their research in a collegial environment.

Registration; Durham University students and staff are free of charge, others cost is £15 per person (reduced from £25 as a result of the support of the Newman Association). £15 includes registration, buffet lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments, and 4.30pm drinks reception. Registration is essential; please register online through eventbrite by 8 May. See poster for full details.

Serve the Lord with Gladness - Days of Reflection for All Ministries.

St. Joseph Parish Hall, Gateshead on Saturday 15 June 2019 from 10.30am - 3.30pm (registration and refreshments from 9.45). Please bring a packed lunch.

Led by Veronica Murphy from the Archdiocese of Liverpool.

Booking is essential.

Ushaw Lecture Series

Lecture by Dr. Elizabeth Biggs, 'Bishop Cuthbert Tunstall and Durham’s Response to the Reformation'.

Tuesday 18 June 2019 at Ushaw College. Drinks Reception at 5.30pm in the Refectory. Lecture: 6.00pm - 7.15pm in the Exhibition Hall.

Registration is essential via eventbrite. See poster for full details.

John Ingram, Priest and Martyr 1565 – 1594

A personal presentation of the life of the Gateshead martyr by Fr. Paul J Zielinski.

Come to the book Launch on Saturday 22 June 2019 at 11.00am in the Cathedral Bookshop, Newcastle.

£5-99 (UK postage and packing £2-50).

Joint Christian / Muslim visit to ‘Pray for Peace’.

An event for Women and Young Children only.

Is being held at St. Mary's Chapel, Reid Park Road, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne on Saturday 29 June 2019 from 2.30pm.



See also:

Diocesan Calendar

Events – Local

Events – Non–Diocesan