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November 9, 2023

Caritas East Anglia holds inaugural festival, Cambridge

Caritas in East Anglia celebrated its inaugural deanery festival in Cambridge, with Bishop Peter leading Mass and highlighting the pivotal role of Catholic volunteers. Jane Crone […]
November 8, 2023

Bishop Peter meets East Anglia school heads

Headteachers from across the Diocese of East Anglia met at the Conference Centre at the White House in Poringland recently for the Autumn Conference hosted by […]
November 7, 2023

Bishops issue statement on war in the Holy Land

Bishop Declan Lang, Chair of the Bishops’ Conference’s International Affairs department, and Bishop Nicholas Hudson, Chair of the Holy Land Co-ordination have released a statement on […]
November 4, 2023

Norfolk pilgrims embark on pilgrimage to Lourdes

Thirteen Norfolk pilgrims, led by Father Erico Falcao, embarked on a spiritually enriching week to Lourdes, France, filled with processions, masses, and local discoveries. Godfrey Dennis […]
November 2, 2023

Bishop blesses Felixstowe church’s new windows

In a significant moment for St Felix Church, Felixstowe, Bishop Peter Collins blessed eight newly installed nave windows during a celebrated Mass, marking his inaugural parish […]
November 1, 2023

Peterborough talk on 1066 challenges traditional views

In a lecture at Saint Peter’s & All Souls Church, Peterborough, historian Oliver Wessex challenged traditional views on the 1066 succession crisis, arguing St Edward the […]
October 30, 2023

Ipswich quiz night stumps parishioners with flags

Two dozen parishioners at St Pancras in Ipswich came together for an inaugural pub-style quiz night, covering topics from history to sports, but were left puzzled […]
October 28, 2023

East Anglia’s own former Patron Saint of England

In his occasional series on saints with East Anglian connections, Nick Walmsley looks at our own former Patron Saint of England. November 20 marks the Feast […]
October 27, 2023

Caritas East Anglia launches social outreach festival

Caritas in East Anglia is set to host its inaugural festival celebrating Catholic social outreach on November 4 at St Laurence’s Church in Cambridge. The event […]
October 27, 2023

Bishop Peter’s Rome encounter with Pope Francis

Bishop Peter Collins met Pope Francis during a formation conference for 230 new bishops in Rome during September. Here he gives his thoughts on the experience. […]
October 26, 2023

Ipswich parishioner volunteers for Stella Maris

Ipswich resident Tisha Morelos has joined Catholic maritime charity Stella Maris as a volunteer, offering critical pastoral and practical support to seafarers docking at Felixstowe and […]
October 25, 2023

November Catholic East Anglia is published online

The November 2023 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now published online and paper copies will be available in parishes later this week. The […]
October 24, 2023

Second Cantonese child’s baptism in Sawston parish

Over 70 individuals, predominantly Hong Kong Catholics, gathered at Our Lady of Lourdes in Sawston for a special Mass in Cantonese, marking the baptism of Claire, […]
October 22, 2023

Two new members join the Ignite Youth Team

Two new members have joined the Ignite Youth Team from September for a year. They are UEA master’s student Adam Dodd and Peterborough parishioner Alexander Thanickal, […]
October 19, 2023

East Anglia church to host Cardinal from East Timor

St Peter and All Souls Church in Peterborough will host a special Mass to welcome His Eminence Cardinal Virgilio do Carmo of East Timor (Timor-Leste), marking […]