Hexham and Newcastle Diocese


Spiritus: an ecumenical Festival of Christian Spirituality

At Durham Cathedral on Sept 6th.

Booking is now open for the workshops.

Monsignor Gerard Lavender RIP

The funeral of Mgr Ged Lavender took place on Tuesday 19th August at 12noon at St Mary's Cathedral. See Death notice.

Listen to Homilies from the Funeral Rites

Requiescat in pace.

Forward Together in Hope

Bishop Seamus launched Forward Together in Hope on July 16th, outlining a plan to develop an active, empowered and engaged Catholic Community

World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel
21-27 September

Let My People Go - Ecumenical Service

St Mary's Cathedral 23 Sept 7:30pm

Our Lady’s, Easington Colliery
Decree of Amalgamation of the Parish of Our Lady’s, Easington Colliery into the Parish of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Horden and the Closure of the Church building at Our Lady’s, Easington Colliery.

Celebrating the life of Liam Sweeney

Funeral Service at St Mary's Cathedral, Thursday 21st August celebrating the life of Liam Sweeney, MH17 air disaster victim.

Lourdes Pilgrimage

See photo gallery from pilgrimage 

Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Diocesan Pilgrimage to The Holy Land
12th—19th October 2015

Recruitment: Development Officer for Forward Together in Hope

The Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle is looking to appoint a full-time Development Officer to assist the Bishop and the Diocesan Development Director with the implementation of the Diocese’s three year Development Plan.