Romero Anniversary Mass

Picture1Join parishioners of St Mary’s Hencotes, Hexham NE46 2EB 10.00am, Sunday 22 October

For their Mass to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the birth of Blessed Oscar Romero.

Tea/coffee and cake will be served afterwards along with a showing of the film “Romero”.

All are most welcome to attend.

 

International social in aid of CAFOD, 7.00pm, Friday 31 March 2017

south-sudan-east-africa-crisis-appeal-foodThe Catholic Society are organising a social on Friday 31st March at 7pm in St. Mary’s Parish Hall, Bridge Street, Sunderland SE1 1TQ

The Society invite all students as well as parishioners of St. Mary’s and St. Cecilia’s to come along for this ‘International Celebration’.

Dishes from around the world will be provided, (but please feel free to bring a dish).

Come and celebrate the great diversity of our parishes with music, games and prizes.

Tickets are £3 and all money raised will go to CAFOD. http://www.cafod.org.uk

Tickets on sale after 10.30am Mass or you can pay at the door.

Hope to see you all there.

For further information and tickets contact Adrian Brookes on 07835815007

A major coup for the North-East

On Thursday 2nd February, Lord Nicholas Stern will reflect on what’s happened in the ten years since his landmark report on the economic impacts of climate change.

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Lord Nicholas Stern climate change.

This major event will be held at Newcastle University and  will be followed by a panel discussion on Christian Responses to Climate Change including CAFOD’s very own Maria Elena Arana. Click below for full details.

4th Newcastle Jubilee Development lecture