Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Robert Byrne CO

June 2021 Posters

Christian and Muslim Pray for Peace

The annual Christian Muslim Prayer for Peace for women and children, which takes place annually in the historic Lady Chapel in Jesmond Dene, will for 2021 be an online event only. This will be available for viewing here on Saturday 26 June. More details to follow.




Regular events during 2021

Details of events will follow.



Later in 2021

Details of events will follow.



May 2021 Posters

CCS Study Series: Faith and Thought: Exploring ‘The Art of Attention’.

A series of discussions on the nature and role of ‘attention’ in the arts, spirituality, and theology. Each session will include talks, discussion, and a period of ‘contemplative imagination’ through Scripture, poetry, music, and visual art.

Taking place on Wednesday 5, 12 and 19 May 2021. Register online at eventbrite.

You Just Have To Listen

A six week online Listening Skills course to learn basic skills from counselling theory and practice, to help and support people experiencing difficulties in their lives.

Tuesday evenings 6.30 – 8.30pm
11 May to 22 June (excluding 1 June)

Cost of the course is £120 per person and applications must be endorsed by a priest/deacon. See poster for further details or contact Faith and Mission on 0191 243 3316 or by email for further information or to apply.

Mass in Celebration of Marriage and Family Life.

Bishop Robert has kindly agreed to presiding at a live streamed Mass from St. Mary’s Cathedral in celebration of Marriage and Family Life on Saturday 22 May 2021 at 12.00 noon.

The Mass is also open to personal attendance. However, due to the limited capacity and in keeping with the current COVID restrictions, anyone wishing to attend the Mass MUST BOOK in advance by contacting the Cathedral office on 0191 232 6953 or by email. Anyone celebrating a significant anniversary should also provide the details of this at the time of booking and a certificate of celebration will be offered. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.



See also:

Diocesan Calendar

Events – Local

Events – Non–Diocesan