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October 14, 2021

East Anglia Curia team meet up after 18 months

Remote working members of the Diocese of East Anglia Curia met in-person for the first time in 18 months on October 13 and had plenty of […]
October 11, 2021

Pope Francis opens Synod of Bishops in Rome

Pope Francis formally opened the Synod of Bishops on Sunday, October 10, with a solemn Mass in St Peter’s Basilica, which marks the inauguration of the […]
October 10, 2021

Norwich audience hears plea to politicians after Covid

Politicians need to rediscover the importance of family, of faith and of place in politics after the Covid pandemic has sparked a change in community and […]
October 8, 2021

Bishop of Norwich gives Norfolk honey to Pope

Pope Francis has been presented with a jar of honey and a bee facemask from Norfolk by the Anglican Bishop of Norwich, who met him at […]
October 4, 2021

World Mission Sunday – October 24 – save the date

World Mission Sunday – the one day in the year when the entire global Church comes together in support of mission – will happen on October […]
October 3, 2021

Aid to Church in Need – Community Fundraisers

Do you have a passion for fundraising and the desire to be part of a dynamic Community Outreach Team? Join us to support suffering and persecuted […]
September 30, 2021

Sheringham trio receive medals for dedicated service

Three members of Our Lady & St Joseph in Sheringham have received the East Anglia Diocesan Medal for their service both during the Covid pandemic and […]
September 29, 2021

October edition of Catholic East Anglia is out now

The October 2021 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now published online and paper copies will be available in parishes from Friday October 1. […]
September 26, 2021

Couple bid farewell to St John’s Cathedral

Deacon Patrick Limacher and his wife Eileen bade their formal farewell to the Cathedral parish of St John the Baptist, Norwich, on Saturday September 4, prior […]
September 25, 2021

Bishop pays visit to Felixstowe Seafarers Centre

Bishop Alan Hopes celebrated a Mass at the Felixstowe Seafarers Centre on Monday September 13 as part of a pastoral visit organised by seafarers’ charity Stella […]
September 21, 2021

Construction begins on new Peterborough school

Construction of the new St John Henry Newman Catholic Primary School and Nursery in Peterborough is under way, with work benefitting the environment and nearby residents. Work on the new […]
September 20, 2021

Bishop’s letter marks start of Synodal Church process

Bishop Alan Hopes has written a Pastoral Letter to everyone across the Diocese of East Anglia to mark the start of the worldwide Synodal Church process […]
September 15, 2021

Bishop Alan blesses new air ambulance HQ in Norwich

Faith leaders from across East Anglia, including Bishop Alan Hopes, took part in the official opening of the extended and renovated East Anglian Air Ambulance operational […]
September 6, 2021

Students take steps towards the Permanent Diaconate

Two students for the Permanent Diaconate in the Diocese of East Anglia took important steps forward at a Mass in St John the Baptist Cathedral in […]
September 3, 2021

Tributes paid to Norwich Catholic Roger Pearson

Tributes have been paid to well-known Norfolk Catholic Roger Pearson who was a man of faith, a Knight Commander, Catenian, Cathedral Treasurer, Reader and prominent charity […]