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December 28, 2019

Why marriage and family life are so important

In his pastoral letter for the Feast of the Holy Family (December 28-29), Bishop Alan reflects on why the Church believes that marriage and family life […]
December 26, 2019

Diocese gives Nazareth Trust an early Christmas present

The Cambridge Nazareth Trust (CNT) received an early Christmas present when it was given £5,527.34, from the Diocese of East Anglia’s 2019 Lenten collection, reports its […]
December 24, 2019

Christmas Mass, church restoration, diocesan medal

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a Christmas Family Mass, church restoration work and a diocesan medal. The Cathedral of St John […]
December 23, 2019

New religious order, Advent celebration, 50 years’ service

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a new religious order, an Advent celebration and 50 years’ of altar service. A new religious […]
December 20, 2019

Peterborough City Council hears about proposed school

A Peterborough City Council education committee has heard how the proposed new Voluntary-Aided Catholic Primary School at Hamptons East in the city will offer a choice […]
December 20, 2019

A Christmas message from Bishop Alan

In his Christmas message, Bishop Alan Hopes talks about the coming of Jesus Christ in the Nativity as a struggle between light and darkness in which […]
December 19, 2019

Bury St Edmunds students show kindness during Advent

St Benedict’s school in Bury St Edmunds is promoting what they see as an under-rated value – kindness – during the season of Advent. The Catholic […]
December 18, 2019

Seminarian enters another stage in journey to priesthood

Bienn Carlo Manuntag, a seminarian from the Diocese of East Anglia, has taken one more step in his journey towards priesthood. He received the Ministry of […]
December 17, 2019

New Wymondham priest, altar servers and Cafod record

Latest news from the Diocese of East Anglia includes a new priest at Wymondham, medals for altar servers and Cafod record in Fressingfield The parish of […]
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 […]