Year of Mercy
Celebrating God's Mercy - services for the Year of Mercy
"God's mercy is for all people and he wants everyone to come to him with trust and confidence. The mercy of Jesus is kind and understanding; now is the time; it is never too late; he forgives all things. Let his gentle healing put your worries to rest."
Bishop Séamus Cunningham
Apostleship of the Sea:
North East Commissioning Mass 2016
Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) port chaplains and ship visiting volunteers from North East England were commissioned by Bishop Seamus Cunningham at a Mass held on Thursday, February 4th in St Bede’s Church, South Shields.
A full report and photos from the event are now available.
Diocesan Lourdes Pilgrimage 2016
We are pleased to announce details of the 2016 Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle Annual Pilgrimage to Lourdes.
The pilgrimage takes place between Thursday 28 July and Saturday 6 August. A choice or flight or 'jumbulance' is available.
Lent Resources 2016
Resources are now available from the Department for Spirituality.
Please click here to access all Forward Together in Hope information and resources.
Bishop Séamus will lead a number of Days of Prayer for Clergy and Laity.
Tuesday 23 February 2016, St. Mary's Cathedral, Newcastle
See poster for more information and times of each event.
Ashes to Go
On Ash Wednesday, 10th February, Sunderland Minster and St Mary’s Catholic Church, will be offering “Ashes to Go,”
Following a 10am service in the Minster, Bishop Seamus will celebrate the 12.05pm Mass at St. Mary's and Bishop of Durham, The Right Reverend Paul Butler will preach at the Mass.
Coming Diocesan Events:
See also full screen calendar
St Hilda's Diocesan Resource Centre
The January edition of Northern Cross is out now. Read Page 1.
Noticeboards and Posters
Pilgrimages and Retreats
Last updated on 10/02/16