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April 22, 2024

Reflections on Vatican II – Church and the Modern World

In preparation for the Jubilee Year of 2025, Pope Francis encouraged a return to the documents of Vatican II, refreshing awareness of the fruits of that […]
April 18, 2024

Sawston retreat has Cantonese dimension

A young priest from Hong Kong of Sino-Filipino origin, Fr Vince To, IVE (Institute of the Incarnate Word) came to Our Lady of Lourdes, Sawston, as […]
April 17, 2024

A day that enriched young Catholics in Cambourne

Following an energetic and encouraging retreat day led by Derrick Williams aimed at adults in March, St John Fisher in Cambourne church then hosted a children […]
April 15, 2024

Walk of witness, churches together, Norwich Catenians

Latest news of interest to the East Anglia Catholic community includes a procession of witness, a churches together event and new Norwich Catenians. On Good Friday, […]
April 12, 2024

East Anglian seminarian receives Ministry of Acolyte

Diocesan of East Anglia seminarian Matthew Allen received the Ministry of Acolyte, along with classmates at the Pontifical College Beda in Rome, on Friday March 22. […]
April 10, 2024

Climate fair, school meals campaign and bishop visit

Latest news of interest to the East Anglia Catholic community includes a Climate and Sustainability Fair in Norfolk, a Mary’s Meals campaign and a special visit […]
April 9, 2024

Invitation to join the Diocesan pilgrimage to Walsingham

The annual Diocese of East Anglia Pilgrimage will take place on Bank Holiday Monday, May 6, and parishioners and clergy from across the diocese are welcome […]
April 8, 2024

Marriage celebration, new mums’ group and solo retreat

Latest news of interest across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a Marriage Celebration Mass, a new Catholic Mothers Group and an opportunity for a solo […]
April 6, 2024

Sisters of Our Lady of Grace and Compassion

In a series about the Religious Congregations living and working in the Diocese of East Anglia, Fr Karol Porczak MS, Vicar for the Religious, introduces the […]
April 5, 2024

Fr Pat recalls cholera and Cuba visit as missionary

Thetford parish priest Fr Patrick Cleary served for ten years with the Missionary Society of St James the Apostle, first in Bolivia and then in Boston, […]
April 5, 2024

Why do adults decide to join the Catholic Church?

With a background of an increasingly secular society, why do some adults still decide to join the Catholic Church? A new report by the Diocese of […]
April 4, 2024

Easter tradition, Cardinal message and new Norfolk book

Latest news of interest across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a Polish Easter tradition, an Easter message from FACE Patron Cardinal Michael Fitzgerald and a […]
April 2, 2024

East Anglia Listening and Prayer Ministry grows

The Diocese of East Anglia held its third Commissioning Mass for the Listening and Prayer Ministry in February, during which Bishop Peter Collins commissioned another seven […]
March 31, 2024

Easter brings a new day of hope says Bishop Peter

The Bishop of East Anglia, the Rt Rev Peter Collins reflects on the events of Holy Week and Easter Sunday when a new day of hope […]
March 30, 2024

Chance to join East Anglia pilgrimage to Lourdes

Each year in August the Diocese of East Anglia joins with the Catholic Association on a pilgrimage to Lourdes.  In 2024 it is from August 23 […]