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August 22, 2016

Helping make Alive in Faith a success

Almost 5,000 households have now learnt about the Alive in Faith vision for the future of the Diocese in East Anglia. During July, Paul Spellman, one […]
August 19, 2016

Read September edition of Catholic East Anglia

The September 2016 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now available online and contains news of East Anglian pilgrims to World Youth Day, a […]
August 19, 2016

Norfolk pilgrim Judith carries sign of hope for refugees

Inspired by the words of Pope Francis, Diss parishioner Judith Tooth has walked 175 miles of the Camino de Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage to raise awareness […]
August 17, 2016

Flower festival to mark Norwich church’s 50th birthday

A Flower Festival with an Art & Craft Exhibition is to held at St George`s Catholic Church in Sprowston Road, Norwich, from September 10 to 12 […]
August 16, 2016

Invitation to celebrate Mass for seafarers in Norwich

Church maritime agency, the Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) has issued an open invitation to join its Mass to mark the feast of Our Lady Star […]
August 11, 2016

Diocese of East Anglia’s first priest marks 40 years

The very first priest to be ordained in the newly-formed Diocese of East Anglia, 40 years ago, has celebrated his own 40th anniversary of ordination with […]
August 10, 2016

Celebration of 45 years of Bury St Edmunds school’s life

A truly uplifting "Mass of Thanksgiving" to celebrate all St Louis Middle School in Bury St Edmunds has achieved in its 45-year history was held at […]
August 10, 2016

Two day Norwich retreat on Julian revelations

A two-day retreat based around the Revelations of Julian of Norwich, whom Pope Francis quoted from on the topic of mercy earlier this year, will be […]
August 9, 2016

East Anglia students’ life-changing trip to Cambodia

A group of from the Diocese of East Anglia, including three schoolgirls from St Benedict's Catholic Upper School in Bury St Edmunds, Alana Hart (18), Chloe […]
August 5, 2016

Bury St Edmunds headteacher retires after 33 years

Headteacher of St Benedict's Catholic School in Bury St Edmunds, Hugh O'Neill, has retired after 33 years of service at the school. The father-of-two joined St […]
August 5, 2016

Tributes paid to former East Anglia Vicar General

Former Diocese of East Anglia Vicar General and Spiritual Director at the Venerable English College in Rome, Mgr Tony Philpot, has died at the age of […]
August 5, 2016

Church summer party brings generations together

Aimed at bringing the generations together, St George's in Norwich held a Summer Party on Saturday July 16, as part of the Crossing the Threshold programme […]
August 2, 2016

Pope Francis vigil and Mass is climax to World Youth Day

As World Youth Day drew to its climax, Clare Storey reports on a tiring but exhilarating final 48 hours for the Diocese of East Anglia pilgrims […]
August 2, 2016

Fr Tony Webb was East Anglian priest with pastoral gift

Fr Tony Webb, a Catholic priest in King's Lynn, Haverhill, Sheringham and Fakenham with a gift for pastoral care, has died at the age of 73. […]
August 2, 2016

Norwich pilgrimage takes in two cathedrals and shrine

A pilgrimage taking in both of Norwich's cathedrals and the Julian Shrine was organised by the Norwich Secular Franciscans on Sunday July 26. Anne Murrin reports. […]
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