The Incredible Life of a Prison Chaplain


Deacon Gerard McCarthy is the prison chaplain for the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle. In this episode of Pints with a Purpose, Deacon Gerard gives us an overview of his role and responsibilities of a prison chaplain, as well as sharing some stories of where God had worked through the prisoners and his own spiritual journey.

Content advisory: This talk discusses drug addiction, violence and child abuse.


Pints with a Purpose is an initiative of the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle Youth Ministry. To find out more about the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, visit the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle website.

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