Historic Heartland of the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle NSW

Wishing You Joy and Peace for 2016

From all of us at St James' Morpeth

St James Morpeth Anglican Church

StJ ames Morpeth

Sunday 9 am Sung Eucharist

Fridays 10 am. Holy Communion.

Holy Days 7.30 am. Holy Communion.

Monday to Friday 7.30 am. Morning Prayer.

1st Sunday of the month 5 pm. Quiet Prayers for Healing with Holy Communion.

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Part of the fabric of Morpeth, St James is a vibrant and loving faith community. We gather to worship celebrate and support each other and our community.

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By Arthur Copeman Archdeacon for Ministry Support Across the world there are 85 million Anglicans in 165 countries. We are a global denomination ministering in a very wide variety of contexts and cult [...]

Fred has helped me to be part of the L’Arche Community. When he appears with halting, uneven gait, and cheerful sounds of greeting welling up from deep within him, people respond to him. You can see h [...]

On Wednesday May 25 our bishops joined with the bishops of our neighbouring catholic dioceses to celebrate our common baptism and commitment to prayer at the Tri Diocesan Covenant Service at the Catho [...]

Commissioning of the Rev’d Paul West as Chaplain of Newcastle Grammar School and his Installation as Canon Residentiary of Christ Church Cathedral on Sunday May 15, 2016.   [...]

Newcastle’s religious leaders have joined forces to promote peace. Last week Bishop Bill Wright, Reverend Stephen de Plater, Bishop Peter Stuart and Sheikh Mohamed Khamis came together at Christ Churc [...]

On May 29 Prison Chaplains – Part 3, an ABC Compass series, will profile Friendship House, a Samaritans service offering offenders a unique post release program where they are helped to reintegrate in [...]

The traditional Anglican initiation rite of Confirmation has “lost its pivotal role” for many Anglican churches in New Zealand, a report to the province's General Synod said. But proposals to rep [...]

The Archbishop of Uganda, the Most Revd Stanley Ntagali, has warned against syncretism – the practice of merging different religious beliefs. The warning came after a prominent Christian politician ma [...]

The Church Commissioners for England have lost their bid to force energy giant ExxonMobil to report annually on the impact of climate change reduction efforts. More than 60 per cent of shareholders ba [...]

An updated version of the book “Land of Promise?” has been published to help people delve deeper into Christian attitudes to the Holy Land and Zionism. [...]

A cross made from wood taken from a boat used by refugees crossing the Mediterranean as they sought sanctuary in Europe is to grace the altar of the Anglican Centre in Rome. The cross was made by arti [...]

The first World Humanitarian Summit was a “turning point” in the way the world works to alleviate the suffering of millions, the UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon said as the summit came to an end. Mem [...]

The Church of Scotland has this morning approved the Columba Declaration – an ecumenical agreement between it and the Church of England; and instructed the creation of an ecumenical “contact group” wh [...]

The largest providers of homelessness services across Australia, including Anglicare Australia, recently joined forces to call on all political parties to make reducing homelessness a national priorit [...]

The breadth of Samaritans work is extensive but it is this diversity that gives Samaritans the opportunity to work with so many and consequently make a real difference in our local community. Almost 1 [...]

It’s that time of year again, the 2016/17 Entertainment books are now ready to purchase! You can choose either a hard copy or a digital copy for your smart phone.  With a digital copy you can look up [...]

Samaritans is grateful for our ongoing partnership with the Metropolitan Players, who will again support our work in the community through the opening night of their 2016 production of Wicked. Awe-ins [...]

The rental market in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Hunter, Central Coast and Mid North Coast of NSW has no affordable options for young people on Newstart or Youth Allowance. Research undertaken by Samar [...]

Recently, Samaritans hosted 15 young people at an SOS Camp held at Glenrock Lagoon, Newcastle. SOS camps aim to positive experience for both our Young People and Staff, giving them the opportunity to [...]

headspace National and headspace Maitland have released a report on youth engagement in the mental and health wellbeing support service, highlighting that participation from young people in the Hunter [...]

Sitting in a tent at the Souda camp, on the island of Chios in Greece, a Pakistani family of 12 recalls the lives they had in their home country. They had everything except safety. Muhammed and his wi [...]

“There is a remarkable change towards acknowledging the role of faith-based communities and their resources to address humanitarian needs,” said Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, general secretary of the WCC, [...]

The leadership and representatives of the World Evangelical Alliance and the WCC met in the Ecumenical Institute at Bossey, Switzerland to explore and discuss possible areas of future cooperation. [...]

Starting preparations for a Global Ecumenical Theological Institute in the context of the 2018 World Mission Conference in Africa was a tangible result of a meeting of 20 ecumenical educators from Afr [...]

From 24 May to 21 June, the Christian Council of Norway (CCN) is promoting a pilgrimage from the Norwegian capital Oslo to Trondheim, an important Christian pilgrimage site and the location of the Wor [...]

“Leave no one behind.” That’s the urgent message of the World Council of Churches’ general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit in a video released in preparation for a United Nations High Level Meeting [...]

Operating in an area where the needs for humanitarian assistance are enormous and where 43 percent of the population is unemployed – of which 80 percent are youth – has its challenges. Thousands of de [...]

God be in my head, and in my understanding, God be in my eyes, and in my looking, God be on my lips, and in my speaking, God be in my heart, and in my thinking, God be at my end, and at my departing. [...]

Lord in heaven, please listen to all those who are praying to you now. Those who are sad and crying, those who have lost friends and family. Those who are alone and frightened. Help them to remember, [...]

Almighty God our heavenly Father, guide the nations of the world into the way of justice and truth, and establish among them that peace which is the fruit of righteousness, that they may become the ki [...]

Almighty and merciful God, whose Son became a refugee and had no place to call his own; look with mercy on those who today are fleeing from danger, homeless and hungry. Bless those who work to bring t [...]

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love. Where there is injury, pardon. Where there is discord, vision. Where there is doubt, faith. Where there is despair, ho [...]

Teach us, good Lord, to serve you as you deserve; to give and not to count the cost, to fight and not to heed the wound, to toil and not to seek for rest, to labour and not to ask for any reward, save [...]

Father, I abandon myself into your hands; do with me what you will. Whatever you may do, I thank you: I am ready for all, I accept all.   Let only your will be done in me, and in all your creatures – [...]

Contact info

Rector
Fr Chris Orczy
Phone: 02 4933 6218
PO Box 80,
Morpeth NSW 2321
Cnr. Tank and High Streets,
Morpeth NSW 2321
Email:
info@stjamesanglicanchurchmorpeth.com.au

 

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