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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. […]
July 29, 2016

East Anglia group sees Pope Francis at World Youth Day

The Diocese of East Anglia's 80-strong pilgrim group in Krakow get their first sight of Pope Francis as the World Youth Day celebrations continue. Sarah Mawe […]
July 28, 2016

World Youth Day in full swing as Pope Francis flies in

World Youth Day is now in full swing for the Diocese of East Anglia's pilgrim group in Krak£w, with some time for quiet reflection and Pope […]
July 28, 2016

400th anniversary of Norwich Catholic martyr marked

Bishop Alan Hopes joined the parish of St George's in Norwich, on July 13, in celebrating the 400th anniversary of Blessed Thomas Tunstall who was martyred […]
July 27, 2016

East Anglia pilgrims join World Youth Day opening Mass

The Diocese of East Anglia’s 80-strong pilgrim group got their first taste proper of World Youth Day with the opening Mass at Krakow. Dan Anderson reports. […]
July 26, 2016

East Anglia pilgrims head to Krakow as bishop joins them

The Diocese of East Anglia's 80-strong World Youth Day pilgrim group headed for Krak£w after a week in a Polish Diocese at Zakopane, and were joined […]
July 24, 2016

East Anglia WYD pilgrims walk, pray, sing and dance

The Diocese of East Anglia's 80-strong World Youth Day pilgrim group have been enjoying mountain walks, a barbecue and folk music and a Polish Mass in […]
July 23, 2016

Walking in the footsteps of St John Paul the Great

The Diocese of East Anglia's 80-strong World Youth Day pilgrim group set out to follow in the footsteps of former Polish Pope, Saint John Paul II, […]
July 22, 2016

East Anglian group joins SVP pilgrimage to Walsingham

A group of Diocese of East Anglia pilgrims from St Mary's King's Lynn and St Cecilia's in Dersingham joined the annual St Vincent de Paul National […]
July 22, 2016

Welcome to the East Anglia World Youth Day adventures 2016

In a series of regular updates, young communication officers with the Diocese of East Anglia's 80-strong pilgrim group to World Youth Day will report back from […]
July 20, 2016

Peterborough Catholics gather to celebrate 120 years

St Peter and All Souls Peterborough has celebrated its 120th anniversary with a joint Mass of all its diverse congregations together at the Anglican Cathedral in […]
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