Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Robert Byrne CO

February 2020 Posters

Face 2 Face

Saturday 1 February 2.00pm to 4.00pm at The Mercy Hub, St. Mary's Cathedral, Clayton Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5HH.

The Association of Religious are aware that there are many fewer opportunities for young adults and Religious men and women to meet and get to know about each other. Among Religious there can be a sense of ‘invisibility'. This a chance to spend some time together. Welcome at 2.00pm, prayer to finish at 3.40pm.

Email Sr. Barbara Sweeney for more information.

Explore, listen, discover God’s call…

Friday 28 February Sunday 1 March 2020 at the Society of the Sacred Heart, 216A Wingrove Road, Fenham, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 9DD.

For single Catholic women open to a possible call to religious life. A weekend retreat of prayer, discussion, reflection, community.

See poster for full details.



Regular events during 2020

Marriage Preparation Courses for 2020

These day courses are recommended to all engaged couples getting married in a Catholic Church. The theme is ‘Relationships’ and complements the advice on the sacramental, spiritual and liturgical aspects of marriage and the logistical aspect of the wedding service provided by Diocesan clergy. Full booking details are included in the poster; further information required by couples or clergy can be directed to Deacon Rob Wareing, Diocesan Coordinator for Marriage and Family Life by email.



Later in 2020

You Will Be Called By a New Name, EMMANUEL” Isaiah 62: 2.

A day of healing with workshops at St. Joseph’s Hall, Gateshead on Saturday 7 March, 10.00am – 4.00pm.

Arise shine out, for your light has come!

The day will close with Mass. Bring a packed lunch, there is no charge, but a collection will be taken. To book email us or post to: Pat Kennedy, St. Cuthbert’s House, West Road, Newcastle NE15 7PY.


January 2020 Posters

Holocaust Memorial Evening

On Tuesday 28 January 2020 at St. Mary's Catholic School, Benton Park Road, Newcastle from 7.00pm.

See poster for full details and guest speakers.

Holocaust Memorial Evening

On Thursday 30 January 2020 at St. Michael's Catholic Academy, Beamish Road, Billingham from 7.00pm.

See poster for full details and guest speakers.



See also:

Diocesan Calendar

Events – Local

Events – Non–Diocesan