Diocese of Newcastle (Australia)

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For the Roman Catholic diocese in the Newcastle region, see Roman Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.

The Anglican Diocese of Newcastle in Australia is located in the state of New South Wales and extends along the coast of the state from Woy Woy to Laurieton and inland to Merriwa and Murrurundi.

The cathedral church of the diocese is Christ Church Cathedral in Newcastle.

On 24 September 2013 the Rt Revd Greg Thompson (bishop) the Bishop of the Northern Territory, was elected as the bishop of the diocese. He was installed at Christ Church Cathedral on 2 February 2014. The assistant bishop is Peter Stuart.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anglican Communion website

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Coordinates: 32°30′S 151°30′E / 32.5°S 151.5°E / -32.5; 151.5