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May 16, 2016

Bishops celebrate 1000th anniversary of Norfolk saint

This year marks the 1,000th anniversary of the death of Norfolk-bornSaintWalstan,the patron saint of agriculture andfarmworkers, who was born in the village ofBawburgh, five miles west […]
May 15, 2016

Cambs duo witness Roman tribute to Christian martyrs

A Cambridgeshire father and daughter have witnessed the famous Trevi Fountain in Rome turn red to symbolise the suffering of persecuted Christians throughout the world. On […]
May 15, 2016

Your chance to help tell the Catholic church’s story

Catholic Voices, an international project to train ordinary Catholics to confidently tell the church’s story in the media and in public is looking for people to […]
May 12, 2016

Lowestoft church provides home to rare Kittiwakes

A Lowestoft Catholic church has given a warm welcome to over 100 special visitors ' rare red-listed Kittiwake birds which are nesting on the church tower. […]
May 6, 2016

Augustinian friars make annual pilgrimage to Clare Priory

Augustinian friars and parishioners from around the country will make their annual pilgrimage to Clare Priory in Suffolk on Sunday May 8. Travelling from Birmingham, Hammersmith […]
May 6, 2016

Pope Francis gives blessing to diamond Ipswich couple

An Ipswich couple have celebrated their Diamond wedding anniversary with the presentation of an Apostolic Blessing from Pope Francis at St Mary Magdalene church in the […]
May 4, 2016

Pilgrimage marks start of East Anglia anniversary

Celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary of the Diocese of East Anglia got off on the right foot when over 1,000 people joined the annual Diocesan […]
May 4, 2016

East Anglia youth festival ignites faith

Over 120 young people gathered for a weekend of fun, faith and football at the Ignite Festival at Swaffham Sacred Heart School over the bank holiday. […]
May 3, 2016

Charities boosted and virtual prayer-line in East Anglia

News in brief from around the Diocese of East Anglia includes cheques for charities, a craft fair, virtual prayer-line and an international stations of the cross. […]
April 28, 2016

Suffolk pilgrim to walk 2,000km in support of refugees

A 2,000 km pilgrimage from Canterbury to Rome is the epic challenge facing 69-year-old Mary Kirk, from Suffolk, who is walking in support of refugees "who […]
April 28, 2016

East Anglia charity boosts Palestine music project

A partnership between charitable tour operator Pilgrimage People and the Tunes for Peace Project in Palestine has been boosted after a visit to meet students and […]
April 28, 2016

Fr David Skeoch was liturgist, scholar and bon viveur

Fr David Skeoch died peacefully in the West Suffolk Hospital at Bury St. Edmunds during the late evening of Thursday March 10 and his Funeral Mass […]
April 26, 2016

Marriage and Family Celebration Mass 18th June

Bishop Alan warmly invites all married and engaged couples to attend a special Mass celebrating marriage and family at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist, […]
April 17, 2016

Bishop Alan’s Pastoral Letter on Vocations Sunday

Bishop Alan Hopes has written a pastoral letter for the Fourth Sunday of Easter, which will be read at all Masses throughout the Diocese during the […]
April 15, 2016

East Anglia visit to Lourdes shows power of God’s love

A large group of children from the Diocese of East Anglia travelled to Lourdes for a pilgrimage with HCPT during Easter week, joined by over 1,000 […]