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September 16, 2017

East Anglia pilgrims visit ‘wonderful’ Lourdes

The Diocese of East Anglia was, once again, well represented on the Catholic Association Pilgrimage to Lourdes (18-25 August) ' taking more priests and more nurses […]
September 15, 2017

Bishop opens Walsingham retreat centre with a blessing

Dowry House Retreat, the new retreat facility for the RC National Shrine in Walsingham, has been officially opened by Bishop Alan Hopes. Bishop Alan celebrated midday […]
September 14, 2017

Norwich CAFOD supporters raise £94,000 for charity

A CAFOD group of supporters from St George’s Church in Norwich has raised a magnificent £94,000 for the Catholic international development charity over the last 25 […]
September 13, 2017

Media workshops help people communicate their faith

A series of free Media Workshops across the Diocese have now been completed with over 40 people receiving tailored training in how to be more effective […]
September 11, 2017

Pilgrims from universal church gather at Walsingham

Around 3,000 pilgrims, representing the universal Catholic Church, gathered at the National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham on Sunday September 10 for the annual Dowry […]
September 8, 2017

Mass marks start of cause for Suffolk hero's canonization

A Memorial Requiem Mass to celebrate the life of Suffolk humanitarian and philanthropist Leonard Cheshire took place last night (September 7), in his home village of […]
September 1, 2017

Bishop Alan pays tribute to Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor

Bishop Alan Hopes has paid tribute to the former Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, who died peacefullythis afternoon (September 1), aged 85, surrounded by his […]
September 1, 2017

Catholic TV network opens first UK studio at Walsingham

International Catholic TV network EWTN has opened its first studio and office in theUK in Walsingham. The facility is located in a converted home in the […]
August 29, 2017

New Prior appointed for Augustine Community at Clare

A new Prior has been appointed as head of the Augustinian Community at the historic Clare Priory in Suffolk. Fr Stefan Park OSA, who has been […]
August 23, 2017

Parishes raise a magnificent £6.5m through Alive in Faith

A magnificent £6.5m has been raised by parishes through the Diocese’s successful Alive in Faith campaign to help fund parish projects, social outreach, clergy pensions and […]
August 22, 2017

First chance to read September’s Catholic East Anglia

The September 2017 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now available online and contains news and pictures of a Santiago pilgrimage, golden jubilee celebrations […]
August 11, 2017

World Youth Day group on their bikes in Peterborough

Parishioners and clergy from St Peter and All Souls Church in Peterborough got on their bikes to raise money to send a group of young people […]
August 8, 2017

The East Anglian Way to Santiago de Compestela

A group from the Diocese of East Anglia completed a ten-day Youth Pilgrimage walking the Camino in Spain to Santiago at the end of July. Pete […]
August 7, 2017

Former Norwich City star is ordained as Dominican priest

Former Norwich City midfield player Philip Mulyrne was ordained as a priest in the Dominican Order (Order of Preachers) in Dublin on July 8 swapping his […]
August 1, 2017

Pope blesses Wisbech couples for 100 years of marriage

Two Wisbech couples who have enjoyed a combined total of over 100 years of married life have received Papal blessings from Pope Francis to add to […]