A new initiative focused on survivors of faith-based abuse and those who support them is being launched by the Diocese of Newcastle.
The Archbishop of York Stephen Cottrell arrived at Holy Island on Saturday after completing a 60-mile pilgrimage along St Cuthbert’s Way.
A group of around 100 people, passionate about the rural church, gathered at the Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre on Hadrian’s Wall for a conference on all things rural church.
BishopÂ Christine has bid farewell as Bishop of Newcastle at a Service of Thanksgiving at Newcastle Cathedral today (Sunday 21 November), during which she was presented with the Freedom of the City.
SevenÂ new canons will be installed during a service at Newcastle Cathedral in November.
The Bishops of Newcastle and Berwick are among 14 senior North East church leaders to call on the Government to make the Â£20 uplift in Universal Credit permanent.
Church Action on Poverty North East invites you to an event at which groups from Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland will share their experiences of exclusion.
A ringÂ of ten bells will soon be chiming at St Michaelâ€™s Alnwick - making it only the second church in Northumberland to house such an impressive collection.
InÂ just two months from now, we will be embarking on our first ever Newcastle Diocese Generosity Week!
AnÂ awe-inspiring sky of heavenly angels isÂ floating in Hexham Abbey as a moving tribute to all those affected by the Covid pandemic.
TheÂ Church of England is embracingÂ the 'unique opportunity' to learn and reflect across differences, through Living in Love and Faith.
AnÂ insightful video reflecting on the relationships between religion and violence against women has been released by Voices of Faith.
SeventeenÂ people will be ordained as priests and deacons during our annual Petertide Ordinations this weekend.
Emily Emmerson-Finchâ€™s journey to ordination started when she decided to spend her life savings on a double decker bus.
HundredsÂ of young Christians will march through our Diocese as part of a pilgrimage spanning the length of the country in their fight against climate change.
TheÂ Rt Revd and Rt Hon DrÂ The Lord Sentamu of Lindisfarne in the County of Northumberland and of Masooli in the Republic of Uganda was commissioned as Honorary Assistant Bishop by Bishop Christine at St Maryâ€™s, Holy Island, on 14Â June.
Standing dormant for several years, the church bells of St Johnâ€™s Percy Main are now once again joyfully ringing thanks to a community campaign to repair them.
AnÂ iconic church in Newcastleâ€™s East End which had fallen into a state of disrepair will soon be back in the spotlight thanks to an ambitious project.
AnÂ Open Synod Forum which will begin to look at Living in Love and Faith (LLF) takes place on Thursday 10Â June.
Three people nominated by Bishop Christine in our Diocese for their exemplary Christian service within the community have received the Maundy money this year.
CelebrityÂ father and son Martin and Roman Kemp paid a visit to St Johnâ€™s Killingworth during filming for a TV programme which delved into their family history.
Hexham Abbey reopens after the completion of vital repairs to its roof - and celebrated being awarded almost Â£300,000 in grant funding
Together as a Diocese and a nation we have joined in prayer to mourn the loss of His Royal Highness Prince Philip.
ExcitingÂ plans are underway at St Thomasâ€™ Newcastle as works begin on transforming the building into a Resource Church Hub for mission and ministry in the diocese.
The Diocese of Newcastle has partnered with aid and development charity Christian Aid to give people an opportunity to give thanksÂ for their Covid-19 vaccine and help others in crisis across the world.
In late February, members of the Voices of Faith group met online to hear three talks and to ask questions of the panellists on theÂ topic 'Everybody on the Planet'.Â
The Right Reverend Mark Wroe, formerly Archdeacon of Northumberland, has beenÂ consecrated at York Minster as the new Suffragan Bishop of Berwick.
The Venerable Mark Wroe, currently Archdeacon of Northumberland, will be consecrated as the next Suffragan Bishop of Berwick in the Diocese of Newcastle at York Minster at 11am on Tuesday 5 January 2021, the Eve of the Feast of the Epiphany.
TwoÂ much-loved churches in our diocese are to share in a Â£483,000 funding payout from the National Churches Trust.Â
BishopÂ Christine has sent her personal congratulations to the founder of Newcastle Homeless Commission, Bob Eldridge MBE, who has been named Charity Leader of the Year in the North East Charity Awards.