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May 27, 2018

Altar servers gather for Mass and barbecue in Norwich

Over 100 altar servers from across the Diocese of East Anglia gathered with their families for a special Mass celebrated by Bishop Alan Hopes on Saturday […]
May 26, 2018

International Pentecost celebrations in Bury St Edmunds

St Edmunds church in Bury St Edmunds marked Pentecost with an international weekend celebration. Fr Alvan Ibeh reports. This year Pentecost was celebrated in grand style […]
May 24, 2018

First chance to read June edition of Catholic East Anglia

The June 2018 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now available online and contains news and pictures of the Diocesan Walsingham pilgrimage, an Archbishop […]
May 23, 2018

Parish’s mini-pilgrimages to two of St Walstan’s wells

Parishioners of Our Lady & St Walstan parish in Costessey visited the second of three local wells associated with St Walstan on Sunday May 13. The […]
May 22, 2018

Priest Fr Philip in Carrow Road return for Norwich City

Former Norwich City star Philip Mulryne preached from the heart at St John's Cathedral in Norwich on Sunday morning, just hours before he made a return […]
May 22, 2018

First Communion, Confirmations & Celebrate East Anglia

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a first Holy Communion and a Confirmation Mass. A group of 24 Lithuanian children (pictured above) […]
May 17, 2018

Songs of praise as Cambridge church celebrates 60 years

St Laurence's Church in Cambridge has celebrated its 60thbirthday in style with a Songs of Praise service. The foundation stone for St Laurence's, was laid on […]
May 14, 2018

East Anglia pilgrims visit Flanders to remember the fallen

A small group of pilgrims from the Diocese of East Anglia have just returned from a pilgrimage to Flanders commemorating the end of the First World […]
May 13, 2018

Seminarian Michael receives ministry of lector in Rome

East Anglia Diocese seminarian Michael Smith received the ministry of lector on May 9 at the Pontifical Beda College in Rome during an evening vigil mass […]
May 11, 2018

Disappointment as schools faith cap pledge abandoned

Following the Government’s announcement today to abandon its election promise to remove the 50% faith cap on new free schools, the Bishop of East Anglia has […]
May 10, 2018

Norwich 40 Days for Life vigil changed hearts and minds

Hearts and minds being changed was the most evident fruit of a 40 Days for Life vigil held outside an abortion clinic in Norwich. Eldred Willey […]
May 8, 2018

900 join East Anglia Diocese pilgrimage to Walsingham

Around 900 people joined the annual Diocese of East Anglia pilgrimage to Walsingham on Bank Holiday Monday, May 7, which took on a new format in […]
May 7, 2018

Youth festival aims to ignite young people’s faith

Over 150 young people from across the Diocese of East Anglia enjoyed the Ignite Youth Festival over the weekend (May 5-6) camping at the Sacred Heart […]
May 6, 2018

Bishop Alan is welcomed at Moreton Hall School

Bishop Alan Hopes spent the day at Moreton Hall Prep School on April 30 where he celebrated Mass and met with staff, pupils and governors. The […]
May 4, 2018

Cathedral group make pilgrimage journey to Lourdes

A group of 38 people from the Cathedral of St John the Baptist in Norwich recently took part in a three-day pilgrimage to Lourdes. Dr Martin […]