Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham

Lourdes Pilgrimage 2018

The 2018 Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle Annual Pilgrimage to Lourdes took place between Friday 27 July and Friday 3 August.

A small collection of images from this year's pilgrimage are now available on the pilgrimage page. A more comprehensive collection of images and short video links are also available through their Facebook and Twitter.

Thank you to all the participants; pilgrims, volunteers and clergy, for making it such a memorable pilgrimage.

The Discipleship Conference for Partnership Development

On Saturday 15 September 2018 being held at Sacred Heart School, Fenham, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 9YH between 10.00am - 3.30pm.

This one day event is for anyone involved in partnership development including those in key areas of ministry within their parishes who are looking to be inspired, connected, supported and equipped for the task of moving forward our Church.

The Event

The EVENT is back!

Join us for our 2nd birthday re-launch on Wednesday 17 October.

The EVENT is held monthly at St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy in Hebburn between 6.00 - 7.30pm, is free and welcomes all young people from years 5, 6, 7 and 8. We provide pizza and refreshments free of charge afterwards too so young people can get to know others from other schools across the Diocese.

This year we will also be running two ‘roadshow’ EVENTs, one in November at St. Cuthbert’s in Crook in the Escomb partnership and one in March at St. Mary’s RC Primary in South Moor in the Pontop Partnership.

Parents, teachers, parishioners and clergy are also welcome. For further details or to book your place please email Andrew Young or call him on 07868 155298. Numbers are required for catering.

See poster for full list of dates and more information.

Vacancy -
Property Review

The Diocese is looking to appoint a Property Review
Co-ordinator within the Diocesan Department for Property.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 26 August 2018.

Further details and an application form are available on our vacancies page.

Northern Cross

The August edition of Northern Cross is out. Read Page 1.

Patrons of the Diocese: St Cuthbert, Bishop and Confessor and Our Blessed Lady Immaculate