Homelessness Counts: Parish of Beresfield/Thornton

Free Sunday Lunch Program The Free Sunday Lunch Program in the parish of Beresfield/Thornton is service to provide a meal every Sunday to the homeless or those who would not generally be able to afford or prepare a hot meal (or salad in the summer). The program provides a meal to anywhere between 20-50 people

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Homelessness Counts

Homelessness Week 2016 takes place throughout the week of August 1-7. Homelessness Counts is the theme for 2016, encouraging all to recognise that those experiencing homelessness are a valuable part of our society and must be supported! Across the Diocese many churches and Samaritans are endlessly working to support the homeless communities of Newcastle, the

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This week around the Diocese

Check out what has been happening around the Diocese this week with a gallery of photos. Has your parish or group had a special event? Please send your photos and stories to louisemackay@newcastleanglican.org.au to be included in the Messenger.  

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This week around the diocese

Check out what has been happening around the Diocese this week with a gallery of photos. Has your parish or group had a special event? Please send your photos and stories to louisemackay@newcastleanglican.org.au to be included in the Messenger.  

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Samaritans just over half way to their fundraising target!

Samaritans are just over half way to their Winter Appeal fundraising target! It is the generosity of kind supporters that helps Samaritans to continue their vital work helping those in need in our community. Winter brings greater demand with families struggling to pay their bills and keep warm, with the help of donations from the

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Gallery: Sea Sunday Service 2016

On Sunday July 17, a sung evensong was held at Christ Church Cathedral to observe the Mission To Seafarer’s annual Sea Sunday celebration. Sea Sunday is a time to remember the 1.5 million seafarers around the world who make possible the transportation of nearly everything we use (more than 90% of trade is estimated to

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Anglican Diocese of Newcastle welcomes the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

The Anglican Diocese of Newcastle has welcomed the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The Diocese has been working closely with NSW Police and the Royal Commission over the past three years providing a significant number of documents to assist with both police and the Commission’s investigations. The release of the case

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