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Please send news articles and pictures for the diocesan newspaper and website to editor Keitha Morris at keith.morris@rcdea.org.uk

December 16, 2019

Haverhill pupils not so snug as a bug for storytime

Pupils at St Felix Catholic Primary School in Haverhill have been experiencing Not So Snug Storytime. The school has chosen the ‘Snug as a Bug’ motto […]
December 16, 2019

Alive in Faith winter newsletter is out now

The December 2019 Alive in Faith newsletter has just been published online and contains details of the amount raised so far and how the money is […]
December 13, 2019

Clare Priory youth ‘swim against the tide’ with charity stall

Twelve young people from Clare Priory parish responded to the Pope’s call to care for the poor as they prepared for confirmation next year. Jane Crone […]
December 12, 2019

What happens when we hear God speaking in Scripture

Continuing our series about the year of The God Who Speaks, Rebecca Bretherton writes about when God started speaking directly to her through Scripture. “The older […]
December 10, 2019

Be first to read the January Catholic East Anglia paper

The January 2020 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now available online and contains news and pictures from the Caritas East Anglia team commissioning […]
December 9, 2019

Alive in Faith provides fine flat for Fr Tony

Money raised through the Alive in Faith appeal has enabled the Diocese to buy a flat for the retired priest Fr Tony Shryane. The 2-bed flat […]
November 29, 2019

East Anglia duo take part in inter religious dialogue

Brian Keegan and Priscilla Barlow, from the Diocese of East Anglia, joined other diocesan inter religious co-ordinators at a meeting held in Leicester on November 12 […]
November 26, 2019

Mother of eight makes pilgrimage on foot to Walsingham

Bernice Zieba, a mother of eight, has written a book about her five-day pilgrimage on foot from home in Cambridgeshire to Walsingham. She describes the journey […]
November 25, 2019

Prize-winning brothers, patronal Mass, Remembrance

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes prize-winners brothers, a patronal Mass and a Remembrance service. Altar-serving brothers Thomas and James Gigy have […]
November 21, 2019

Bishop Alan speaks on air about Advent book

Bishop Alan has contributed to a book of reflections on Advent, which has just been published by the Catholic media network EWTN. He will be speaking […]
November 19, 2019

East Anglian treasurers hone their financial skills

The Diocese of East Anglia provided an opportunity to learn more about finance at a special seminar in the Narthex at St John’s Cathedral on Saturday […]
November 19, 2019

Christmas crafts, church celebrates 60, icons exhibition

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes Christmas craft opportunities, a church’s 60th anniversary celebrations and a display of icons. Following the closure […]
November 18, 2019

Caritas East Anglia commissioned at Mass and lunch

The work of Caritas East Anglia was formally commissioned by Bishop Alan Hopes at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist in Norwich on Sunday November […]
November 16, 2019

Bishop Alan’s call to action on annual Day for the Poor

This Sunday has been set aside by Pope Francis as the annual ‘Day for the Poor’ and in his pastoral letter Bishop Alan says it is […]
November 15, 2019

Mission opportunity in Jamaica, oldest church claim

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a chance to go on a mission to Jamaica and details of the oldest Catholic church […]