Hexham and Newcastle Diocese


Year to Celebrate Consecrated Life

Bishop Seamus was the Main Celebrant at a Mass to open the Year celebrating Consecrated Life on Friday.

See photos and listen to address by Sr Barbara Carroll and Homily by Bishop Seamus.

Ecumenical Service

Ecumenical Service celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Vatican II Decree - see photos and listen to address

Youth Sunday

This coming Sunday, 23rd November, is Youth Sunday and the Feast of Christ the King.

Church in a Pub

TVs Pointless Priests launch church in a pub


Prestigious Award for Port Chaplain

This year, Tony McAvoy, who recently retired as AoS Port Chaplain, Tees & Hartlepool and North East Regional Co-ordinator, was chosen to receive this prestigious award.

World War 1 Centenary

Requiem Mass for the Dead of the World Wars - listen to homily by Bishop Seamus and see photos

November - we remember those who have died - see resources for prayer from the Department for Spirituality.

Lourdes Diocesan Pilgrimage

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Diocesan Vacancies - Administrator for Forward Together in Hope

Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 12th—19th October 2015
Booking Forms now available

Only 5 bookings so far - book your place NOW for this fantastic diocesan pilgrimage.

Advent Resources now available from the diocesan Department for Spirituality

Minsteracres Retreat Centre - programme.

Last updated on 23/11/14


Vacancies - Sisters of Charity Home Manager