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February 29, 2024

Invitation to attend and to sing at diocesan Chrism Mass

An invitation to all across the Diocese of East Anglia to attend the Chrism Mass during Holy Week has been issued, alongside the opportunity to join […]
February 28, 2024

New series looks at religious life in Diocese of East Anglia

In a new series about the Religious Congregations living and working in the Diocese of East Anglia, Fr Karol Porczak MS, Vicar for the Religious, introduces […]
February 27, 2024

Diocese launches Day of Prayer for Engaged Couples

The Diocese of East Anglia has introduced a Day of Prayer for Engaged Couples, inviting them to receive a special blessing, emphasizing the spiritual foundation of […]
February 26, 2024

East Anglia quartet at Oscott College Returners’ Mass

Four Diocese of East Anglia clergy and seminarians joined the Oscott College Returners’ Mass on February 6, the feast of St Paul Miki and Companions, reports […]
February 25, 2024

Make a declaration of your faith today, says Fr Alvan

What does faith mean? How do I know that I have faith in God?, asks Fr Alvan Ibeh in the latest of the Voice of Hope […]
February 24, 2024

Reflections on Vatican II – Light of the nations

In preparation for the Jubilee Year of 2025, Pope Francis encouraged a return to the documents of Vatican II, refreshing awareness of the fruits of that […]
February 23, 2024

Bishop’s Lent Station Masses begin in Peterborough

The first of this year’s Lenten Station Mass with Bishop Peter Collins, in deaneries across the Diocese of East Anglia, took place on February 20 at […]
February 22, 2024

Clare Priory to celebrate 30th annual Craft Fair in Suffolk

Clare Priory’s Craft Fair, a highlight of Suffolk’s summer events, returns July 13 and 14, showcasing 150 stalls, music, and family fun in a historic setting. […]
February 21, 2024

Be the first to read March Catholic East Anglia

The March 2024 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now published online and paper copies will be available in parishes later this week. The […]
February 20, 2024

Mass for the sick, feast day activities, historical insights

Latest news of interest across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a Mass for the Sick in Cromer, special feast day activities at Our Lady of […]
February 19, 2024

Bishop celebrates Rite of Election at St John’s Cathedral

At the Rite of Election in St John’s Cathedral in Norwich yesterday (February 18), Bishop Peter Collins welcomed over 80 catechumens and candidates from across the […]
February 19, 2024

Queen Katharine Mass, pancake party, Nuncio visit, Lent

Latest news of interest across the Diocese of East Anglia includes the annual Katharine of Aragon Mass in Peterborough Cathedral, a pancake party in Ipswich and […]
February 18, 2024

Diss Parish’s three-day celebration of St Henry Morse

Diss Parish has celebrated the life and martyrdom of St Henry Morse, one of the 40 English Martyrs, whom the parish church is named after, during […]
February 17, 2024

SVP in East Anglia celebrates its 90th anniversary

International Christian voluntary network, the St Vincent de Paul Society is marking the 180th anniversary of its founding in London and 90 years of work in East […]
February 16, 2024

Bishop leads Mass for the Sick, speaks on King’s cancer

Bishop Peter Collins led a Mass for the Sick, addressing suffering and frailty amid public discourse on the King’s cancer, highlighting the need for compassion and […]