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February 17, 2021

Catholic course offers hope to troubled marriages

The Catholic charity Retrouvaille is offering an online course this month to help couples who are struggling in their marriage. Rachael Beale reports. Marriage difficulty and […]
February 17, 2021

St John’s Cathedral offers prayer journey through Lent

The Cathedral of St John the Baptist in Norwich will be offering series of Lenten meditations on its Facebook page to guide people through Lent. The […]
February 17, 2021

Archive diocesan newspapers from 2006 and 2007

Archive copies of the Diocese of East Anglia official newspaper have been recovered from old CDs and are now available online as PDFs. The first ones […]
February 17, 2021

Newmarket parish supports Covid testing programme

Our Lady Immaculate and St Etheldreda parish in Newmarket has supported the wider health effort by making its church hall available as a Covid rapid testing […]
February 16, 2021

East Anglia dates for the Year of St Joseph

Diocese of East Anglia dates for the Year of St Joseph, from March 2021 include Masses, retreats and social events. Mass for St Joseph Day                                 Friday […]
February 16, 2021

St Mary’s Yarmouth places time capsule in the roof

Taking the opportunity of roof repairs, St Mary’s parish in Great Yarmouth is planting a time capsule to capture a moment in history. “It’s 60 years […]
February 15, 2021

Resources for the Year of St Joseph

Resources for the Year of St Joseph, from March 2021, include prayers, online courses, social networks and events. Through the Year of St Joseph we are […]
February 15, 2021

Newmarket parcels project wins Certificate of Merit

The Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk has awarded an ecumenical project in Newmarket a Certificate of Merit for its work to bring food parcels to needy families. […]
February 12, 2021

Tributes to devoted Norwich nurse after Covid tragedy

Tributes have been paid to devoted Norwich nurse, mother and Catholic Cathedral steward Estrella Catalan, who died last Friday at the Norfolk and Norwich hospital where […]
February 11, 2021

Opportunity for home-based training in evangelisation

The Diocese of East Anglia is working with colleagues in the Diocese of Plymouth to offer the Mission Made Possible evangelisation programme.  The seven-week programme includes reading and […]
February 11, 2021

CAFOD supporters are walking for water this Lent

CAFOD supporters from across the Diocese will be walking for water this Lent to support those who must walk for water every day. Jane Crone from […]
February 10, 2021

Diocese takes stock of its rich architectural heritage

A comprehensive architectural and historical review of Catholic churches across the Diocese has been published online as part of the major Taking Stock project. Taking stock […]
February 9, 2021

Diss parishioners celebrate virtual saint’s feast day

Parishioners in Diss gathered on February 1 for a virtual celebration of the feast day of St Henry Morse, known as ‘The Priest of the Plague’. […]
February 9, 2021

Virtual charity lunch, Missio campaign, retreat day

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a virtual charity lunch, a Shrove Tuesday pancake fundraiser, and an online Lenten retreat. Aid to […]
February 8, 2021

Guide to live-streamed Masses across East Anglia

A majority of churches in the Diocese of East Anglia are now live streaming their Masses online and there is a new way of finding out […]