Parish of Belmont, Anglican Church Newcastle, NSW Australia

We invite you to join us in worship.

sacramentsSunday 8.00 am
Sung Eucharist. (Traditional Anglican Liturgy based on APBA) and followed by morning tea in hall.

All Saints BannerSunday 9.45 am 
All Ages Eucharist & Sunday School. (Kid Friendly, activities for children) and morning tea in hall.

URWelcomeBelmontWednesday 10.30 am 
Holy Communion (aprox 30min) [on the 1st Wednesday includes the laying on of hands and anointing for healing] Morning tea follows.

2nd Saturday of the Month 4.30 pm
(for saints who like noise and don't mind some mess) Messy Saints starts in the Hall and moves to the Churchsee Messy Saints.

Eucharist2nd Saturday of the Month 6.00 pm
Holy Communion at 6 pm. All Welcome!

Belmont Anglican Church, All Saints'.

We aim to be an inclusive and welcoming church community. Try us out and see how we do!

All Saints Belmont Anglican Church is on eastern edge Lake Macquarie. We  serve the people of Belmont, Belmont South, Croudace Bay, Eleebana, Floraville, Marks Point and Valentine.

Belmont Anglican Church proclaims Jesus Christ is Lord. His birth, life, teaching, death and resurrection are central to our faith and living. They give us reason for joy and inspire us to serve.

We visit the sick, teach the faith, and care for one another. We pray and share the sacramental life. We celebrate the good news of the kingdom of God.

For Baptism, Marriage or Funerals, please contact  our Parish Priest. The details are in the sidebar.

You are welcome to join us for worship and/or any of our activities or events.

Welcome to All Saints Belmont Anglican Church

All Saints Belmont Anglican Church is an amazing place to lift and inspire you. Contemplate God and all that  God is doing in the world!

At  All Saints, we strive to come to a deeper understanding of God. We seek to be agents of change for good. We look to God’s kingdom of justice and peace. We look for those riches as a reality in every person’s life.

I pray you will find among us a warm welcome, a deep respect, and the joy of people who share this journey.

Belmont Anglican Church

All Saints' Belmont

Compassion

serenityThe Lord is good to all, and his compassion is over all that he has made.

Psalm 145:9 – nrsv

Prayer For a New Bishop

Prayer For a New Bishop

† In Memoriam.

For the souls of the faithful departed especially,    . . . .

together with all those we love and see no longer.

Rest eternal grant to them O Lord
            and let light perpetual shine upon them.

Recent News Updates

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The Ordinations to the Diaconate and the Priesthood were held at Christ Church Cathedral on Saturday December 9, 2017. A full congregation came together to celebrate the Holy Eucharist as the Rev’d Michael Marklew, the Rev’d Amanda Brockwell, the Rev’d Helen Quinn, the Rev’d Greg Colby and the Rev’d Melinda McMahon were ordained to the priesthood and...

Christmas time sees more people needing help from Samaritans’ Emergency Relief services. The Samaritans ER’s are in urgent need of long life milk, pasta sauce, rice/noodles, tinned tuna/salmon/meat, nappies/toiletries, dog and cat food. If you are in a position to give, please drop your donation to one of our offices or ER centres (Warabrook Blvd...

All Saints in the Christmas Spirit All Saints, Anna Bay held a wonderful Christmas Market and amazing carols last week! Check out the fabulous photos! Jingle Bells at Scone Grammar Scone Grammar School held a wonderful, bright and happy Carol Service last week. Everyone had their singing voices on, and special mention to the wonderful...

Advent Procession at St James’ Morpeth St James’ Morpeth held their annual Advent Procession on Sunday December 3. This is the 17th year that the Advent Procession has been held at St James’, under the musical direction of Margaret Nichol. The St James’ Choir was augmented by people from the local community and other choirs. The service...

It is award season at some of our Anglican schools, as Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College (BTAC) and Scone Grammar School (SGS) recognised students at their presentation nights. It was a very special morning at Scone Grammar School at the Kinder to Year 2 Presentation Day. The vocal and musical performances were outstanding and the morning was...

On December 9, the Rev’d Michael Marklew, the Rev’d Amanda Brockwell, the Rev’d Helen Quinn, the Rev’d Greg Colby and the Rev’d Melinda McMahon will be ordained to the priesthood at Christ Church Cathedral. John Quilter will also be made deacon. The Ordinands gathered at Christ Church Cathedral on Tuesday afternoon for a rehearsal with Bishop...

Raymond Terrace Parish welcomed Father Stephen Niland at a commissioning held on December 4 at St John’s. The appointment will almost be a home coming for Fr Stephen, as they raised their family in East Maitland. He will move into the rectory with wife, Marea. In his posting to Raymond Terrace Fr. Niland hoped to restore...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Cars are starting to look like reindeer with antlers and red noses. The temperature is heating up which means a long break on the beach. Seeing a jet skiing Santa is not…

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Most Australians have no idea about what life is like for someone who is confined to a wheelchair. Many of us see and interact with wheelchair users on an almost daily basis, but very few Aussies have a genuine understanding…

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This Christmas you can give the gift of joy to a local child in need by donating a toy to Samaritans Giving Tree. Local businesses set up Christmas Trees in the lead up to Christmas where people can leave donated…

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The annual Samaritans Christmas Appeal has officially launched and Samaritans staff are making preparations for our busiest time of year. Christmas at Samaritans is wonderful, but it’s also challenging. We see more than four times the number of of people…

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White Ribbon Day Domestic violence in Australia is devastating and widespread. There’s three shocking statistics you need to understand on the eve of White Ribbon Day. These facts are surprising, heartbreaking and almost unbelievable. But they are facts each and…

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The statistics are alarming. Chances are you’ve heard them before: 1 in 3 Australian women will experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime. When confronted with such a large-scale problem, how can we hope to make significant change? Where…

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Samaritans Grandparents as Parents (GAPS) service partnered with a range of organisations to host a picnic to celebrate and recognise grandparents who are raising their grandchildren and carers. ​The picnic was held at Lambton Park on Sunday 29 October and saw…

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The Anglican Alliance and Salvation Army convened a Latin-American workshop on human trafficking in Brasilia last week.

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has urged members of South Africa’s ruling ANC to “follow their consciences” as they elect a new leader.

Bishop Rob Hardwick will spend much of his four-month sabbatical bicycling across Canada to raise money for ministry in Qu’Appelle.

The Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem, Suheil Dawani, has called for tolerance, harmony and mutual respect for all in the Holy City of Jerusalem.

The Revd Dr Chan Nam Chen has been chosen to lead the mission agency Asia-CMS, the regional partner of the Church Mission Society.

An ecumenical group of 45,000 Christians marched through the city of Miri, Borneo, on Saturday for their tenth annual Christmas March.

The role of deacons in the Church will be discussed by an international ecumenical gathering in Regina, Canada, in May next year.

A NEW film, The Man who Invented Christmas (Cert. PG), claims that the inventor was Charles Dickens. It might be truer to say that he helped shape what it is today. Prince Albert’s popularisation of the Christmas tree, for instance, occurred at ab...

NINE men were ordained this week as the first deacons and priests of the Anglican Mission in England (AMiE), the breakaway conservative Evangelical movement that seeks to plant Anglican churches in England but outside the Church of Eng­­land. The ...

DIOCESES may struggle to cope financially with the national target of adding 50 per cent to the number of ordinands by 2020, a Church Times survey suggests. A questionnaire sent to diocesan secretaries and directors of ordinands discovered that, a...

THERE is a real danger that a “hard” border between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic could reawaken, in a detrimental way, differences from the past that had lost their importance after 20 years of the Good Friday Agreement, the Archbishop ...

BRITAIN is “dangerously complicit” in an “almighty catastrophe of biblical proportions” unfolding in Yemen, the House of Commons was warned last week. Despite the partial lifting of the blockade by the Saudi-led coalition (News, 17 November), the ...

THE Archdeacon of London, the Ven. Luke Miller, has been accused of “gerrymandering” in an attempt to convert a church into a museum against the wishes of its congregation. Archdeacon Miller has been at loggerheads with St Mary le Strand, in centr...

THE world’s oldest surviving complete Latin Bible is to return to Britain for the first time since it was sent to Rome 1302 years ago, as a gift to Pope Gregory II from monks in the north-east of England. The Codex Amiatinus was one of only three ...

The Coptic Church does not have to worry about the future of its monasteries. Many young Copts want to become monks or nuns. That was not always the case. In the late 1960s, monasticism in Egypt was close to extinction.

Amid continuing tensions on the Korean Peninsula, Christians in Seoul are hoping the fragile light of candles will illumine a path to peace. Along with Christian groups around the world, they are holding candlelight vigils for peace during the season of Advent.

At a Church Leaders Meeting from 4-8 December at the Ecumenical Centre and Bossey Ecumenical Institute, representatives of faith communities across the world had the opportunity to interact with the World Council of Churches (WCC) and with each other.

In an official ceremony on 10 December that reflected a lifetime of work for many peacemakers, International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) executive director Beatrice Fihn joined the world in celebration but also sent a clear message: there is still a lot of work to do.

More than 3,000 peacemakers from all over the world were gathered in Oslo on 10 December to commemorate the work of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapon’s (ICAN) work with banners with slogans such as: "The world must sign UN nuclear ban."

In an historic ceremony on 10 December at Oslo City Hall in Norway, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) accepted the Nobel Peace Prize and urged the world to continue its work toward an unequivocal norm against nuclear weapons.

ICAN campaigners in Oslo for the Nobel Peace Prize award were busy the day before planning for what comes next. ”Tomorrow we will have to be silent so let’s make a lot of noise today,” a facilitator told some 150 activists and supporters of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons.

,500 raised for Kairos Outside for Women-Hunter

$7,500 has been raised through the Anglican Women’s Thank You Boxes for the Kairos Outside for Women-Hunter weekends over the last year. Their Chaplain, The Revd Jan Deaves, advises that this is enough for 15 women to attend a weekend. Here they can receive support and encouragement in facing the experience of coping when a [...

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MU Quiet Day at Maitland

A Quiet Day has been organised by MU, to which all are welcome, at St Mary’s Anglican Church, 68 Church Street, Maitland, on Wednesday, 18th October. It will commence at 9.30am and finish at 12.

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Spring Celebrations take place around the Diocese

People from the Central Coast Deanery gathered at Holy Family Church, Wyoming. The Ahli Arab Hospital is a haven of peace in the middle of Gaza, one of the world’s most troubled places. A Palestinian territory (41km long x 12km at its widest), with a population of 1.

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Congratulations Bp Kay! First Australian Anglican female Archbishop

Australia has its first female Anglican archbishop with Kay Goldsworthy to lead the church in WA. She was a guest speaker at the recent Anglican Women Australia Conference held in Newcastle. We congratulate her on this next stage of her ministry and wish her all the best.

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2018 Lent Retreats for Women

Anglican Women has again organised the Silent retreats for women which are held each year in Lent. The venue for February 2018 will be the Catalina Conference Centre at Rathmines, situated on the western shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie, between Toronto and Morisset. A spacious, very comfortable, single-level facility, it is surrounded by parks and walkways.

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Anglican Women’s Sunday is held on the last Sunday in July each year. This year it will fall on Sunday 30th July. Its purpose is to celebrate ALL Anglican women across the Diocese and the good work they do on behalf of your parish, the community and the organisations to which they may belong.

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New Dean for Newcastle, & Bp Kay receives award

It has just been announced that: The Revd Canon Katherine Bowyer, Rector of the Parish of Cardiff  since 2013 and Director of Formation, is to be the next Dean of Newcastle! She is the first woman to take this role and also the first to be locally born.

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