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March 7, 2016

‘Confession drive’ at Catholic churches across East Anglia

People across the Diocese of East Anglia took part in a worldwide Confession drive over the weekend initiated by Pope Francis, as an integral part of […]
March 7, 2016

Norfolk pilgrimage to site of local saint’s martyrdom

For many years parishioners in Diss, Norfolk, have marked the feast day of their local saint, Henry Morse, with a special Mass and celebration breakfast. This […]
March 4, 2016

Shroud of Turin exhibition to visit Norwich cathedral

The Shroud of Turin Exhibition, which takes a life-sized replica of the Shroud to different venues across the world, will be visiting St John the Baptist […]
March 4, 2016

Norwich RC prayer group celebrates tenth birthday

A Catholic daytime Prayer Group in Norwich has celebrated its 10-year anniversary when 26 members gathered for a thanksgiving house Mass following by a meal together. […]
February 29, 2016

East Anglia seminarian serves Pope Francis in Rome

A Diocese of East Anglia seminarian from Cambridge, Piotr (Peter) Wygnanski, was chosen to serve Pope Francis during a special Mass in Rome last week to […]
February 29, 2016

Newmarket school’s award is a first for Suffolk

St Louis Catholic Academy in Newmarket has become the first school in Suffolk to successfully achieve the nationally-recognised EQualities Award. The EQualities Award is a […]
February 26, 2016

Sr Mary Clare receives Peterborough Civic Award

Sister Mary Clare Mason has been honoured for her outstanding contribution to the city of Peterborough with a Community Involvement Civic Award which was presented at […]
February 26, 2016

St Mary’s School acquires new home for students

St Mary's School, Cambridge, the all-girls' day and boarding Catholic school in the Diocese of East Anglia, has acquired 15 Brooklands Avenue to provide a new […]
February 24, 2016

March 2016 Catholic East Anglia now online

The March 2016 edition of Catholic East Anglia is now available online and in print and contains news of the Pope’s special honour for Walsingham, Lenten […]
February 24, 2016

East Anglia volunteers turn on the taps

Volunteers gathered in Newmarket on Saturday January 30 for a Day of Recollection where they heard how CAFOD is helping give people from the poorer communities […]
February 15, 2016

Lenten Station Masses to be held across Diocese of East Anglia

Lenten Station Masses will be held in the seven Deaneries across the Diocese of East Anglia to mark the Jubilee Year of Mercy, celebrated by Bishop […]
February 15, 2016

Icon of Peace events at St John’s Cathedral in Norwich

The Icon of Peace is coming to St John’s Cathedral, Norwich from February 27 – March 4 and is an opportunity for people to explore icons […]
February 10, 2016

Bishop names Chapter of Canons for East Anglia Diocese

The names of members of a newly-established Chapter of Canons for the Diocese of East Anglia have been announced by Bishop Alan Hopes. The nine […]
February 10, 2016

£4 million boost for Walsingham Shrine Appeal

The Catholic National Shrine at Walsingham in North Norfolk has received a major boost towards its building development fund with the announcement of a £4 million […]
February 9, 2016

Why do over a billion people worldwide receive ashes on Ash Wednesday?

What does this ancient tradition mean? How can it benefit everyone, whatever their religious or non-religious affiliation? Does it really have a place in people's lives […]