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July 5, 2022

Synod National Synthesis report is released

A Synod National Synthesis report has been released by the Catholic Bishops of England and Wales, which looks at the main themes which have emerged from […]
July 4, 2022

Experts share wisdom on cherishing historic buildings

The first Historic Churches Conference in the Diocese took place at St John’s Cathedral, organised by Eloise Limmer. The event took place on Friday June 24, […]
July 3, 2022

Love others as I have loved you, commands Jesus

In the latest in his Voice of Hope series Fr Alvan Ibeh looks at Jesus command to “love others as I have loved you”. Last month […]
July 2, 2022

Sacred Heart meal, renewal day, Platinum Jubilee

Latest news from the Diocese of East Anglia includes a Sacred Heart celebration in Dereham, a renewal day in Clare and a Platinum Jubilee event in […]
July 1, 2022

Bishop Alan celebrates legacy of Blessed Pauline Jaricot

Bishop Alan Hopes celebrated a Mass at St John’s Cathedral to mark the Beatification of the co-founder of Missio, Blessed Pauline Jaricot. Blessed Pauline was born […]
June 30, 2022

Norwich Mass celebrates marriage and family life

This year’s Diocese of East Anglia Marriage and Family Life Mass was back in-person at St John’s Cathedral in Norwich on Saturday June 18. Bishop Alan […]
June 29, 2022

CAFOD plans anniversary celebration at Peterborough

CAFOD volunteers in East Anglia have planned a local celebration of CAFOD’s 60th anniversary with a Mass at St Peter and All Souls Church in Peterborough. […]
June 28, 2022

Safeguarding training for all diocesan clergy

This summer has seen all the priests and deacons working in the Diocese of East Anglia attending sessions to continue their on-going safeguarding training. At the […]
June 27, 2022

Marriage Tribunal needs volunteer lay auditors

The Diocese of East Anglia Marriage Tribunal is seeking new volunteers to join its team of lay auditors to help in its work with marriage annulments […]
June 27, 2022

War in Ukraine touches world’s seafarers

The war in Ukraine might be 1,500 miles away from the UK, but Stella Maris port chaplains, such as Julian Wong, who covers East Anglia, have […]
June 25, 2022

St John Fisher School creates a Platinum Jubilee quiz

To celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen, pupils at St John Fisher Catholic High School in Peterborough embarked on a royal research project. […]
June 23, 2022

Bishop Alan backs campaign against assisted suicide

Bishop Alan Hopes has appealed to Catholic health professionals to support the campaign against assisted suicide by signing a declaration affirming the right to life. Bishop Alan’s […]
June 23, 2022

New Dawn Conference moves into Walsingham Shrine

For the first time this year, the Catholic family conference New Dawn in the Church will be running its main events in the grounds of the […]
June 22, 2022

Be first to read July Catholic East Anglia

The July 2022 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now published online and paper copies will be available in parishes from Friday June 24. […]
June 22, 2022

Platinum Jubilee, Corpus Christi, Sea Sunday

Latest news from the Diocese of East Anglia includes a Platinum Jubilee celebration at Huntingdon, a Corpus Christi procession in Ipswich and Sea Sunday. Parishioners in […]