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September 16, 2016

Discipleship retreat and Cambodian Mass in Norfolk

Two special events are taking place in the Diocese of East Anglia over the next few weeks ' an all-day Intentional Disciple retreat in Norwich and […]
September 15, 2016

New March parish hall is built on faith

Over 120 people squeezed into the newly refurbished hall at Our Lady's Catholic Church in March on Monday evening (September 12) for the formal opening and […]
September 15, 2016

Join Bishop Alan in the Holy Land next year

After the very successful Diocesan pilgrimage to Rome in June of this year, Bishop Alan is calling the priests and people of the Diocese of East […]
September 14, 2016

Bishop celebrates first Stella Maris Mass in East Anglia

Bishop of East Anglia, the Rt Rev Alan Hopes, has paid tribute to the ministry of Catholic seafarers' charity Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) in the […]
September 13, 2016

Ipswich school with Mother Teresa link set to celebrate

As Mother Teresa was canonised at the Vatican in Rome by Pope Francis on Sunday September 4, a school in Ipswich was remembering her very special […]
September 13, 2016

Colourful way for Norwich church to celebrate 50

St George`s Catholic Church in Norwich has celebrated its 50th anniversary in a very artistic and colourful way. The church held a three-day flower festival and […]
September 12, 2016

Show of unity as Norwich cathedrals strengthen links

In a show of church unity, the Dean of St John's Catholic Cathedral in Norwich is set to be appointed as an ecumenical canon of the […]
September 12, 2016

Hundreds see hidden places at Norwich RC Cathedral

Hundreds of people visited the Cathedral of St John the Baptist over four Heritage Open Days from September 8 to 11, exploring its tower, cellars, Narthex […]
September 6, 2016

Thousands join vibrant pilgrimage at Walsingham

Over 3,500 pilgrims representing the vibrant, multi-cultural Catholic church gathered at the National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham on Sunday September 4 for the annual […]
September 3, 2016

Joy as new sisters are welcomed at Swaffham convent

A Norfolk-based vice-province of Catholic nuns has received a huge boost with the addition of five new or prospective young sisters, almost doubling its previous total […]
August 31, 2016

Roman ministry and charity dinner

Latest news in brief includes news of a Roman ministry and a Catenian dinner. East Anglian seminarian Peter Wygnanski, pictured above, received the ministry of lectorate […]
August 29, 2016

An East Anglian invitation to find happiness in Jamaica

An invitation to find happiness is the reward on offer to potential volunteers who join an annual trip from East Anglia next January to work with […]
August 26, 2016

Clare Priory holds first-ever flower festival this weekend

Clare Priory in Suffolk is holding its first-ever flower festival over the bank holiday weekend, August 27 to 29, in its newly-extended church. "The new extension […]
August 26, 2016

New-look sanctuary, pilgrimage and a celebration

News in brief across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a new-look sanctuary in Felixstowe, a pilgrimage from Cromer and a celebration in Great Yarmouth. The […]
August 24, 2016

Diocese wants to recruit Fertility Awareness Advisor

The Diocese of East Anglia is looking to recruit a part-time Fertility Awareness Methods (FAM) Advisor to work with Marriage and Family Life Co-ordinator Kerry Urdzik […]
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