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The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle represents the Catholic Church in a region extending from Lake Macquarie to Taree and as far inland as Merriwa and Murrurundi. A diocese is simply a community of Christ's faithful - it represents a portion of the people of God in a particular area, which is entrusted to a bishop.

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VIDEO: Diocesan song commemorating 150 years since Bishop James Murray arrived in Maitland and claimed St John's Church as his cathedral.

 

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VIDEO: Diocesan song commemorating 150 years since Bishop James Murray arrived in Maitland and claimed St John's Church as his cathedral.