Upcoming Youth Events

Below you will find a list of events from around the Diocese of East Anglia, the majority are run by the Diocesan Youth Service but some may be run by other organisations operating in the Diocese. If you are running an event for anyone aged 3-35 in our Diocese, and would like it listed here, please email igniteteam@rcdea.org.uk.

 

CANCELLED – Ignite Festival 8-10th May 2020

(17/03/2020) We are sorry to announce that Bishop Alan has decided the Ignite Festival will not be going ahead on the weekend of 8th to 10th May as a result of the precautions surrounding the Coronavirus outbreak.

We will be able to decide once the situation changes whether there any possible alternative dates for this year’s festival or whether the next festival will be in 2021.

 

Monday 27th July to Friday 31st July 2020 – Pilgrimage to Malta: ‘In the Footsteps of St. Paul’

Join us on a trip to Malta for this year’s Youth Summer Pilgrimage for 16-35 year olds. As part of the ‘Year of the Word’ we will be following in the footsteps of New Testament writer St. Paul. Download an information pack here. To book a place click here.

Update 31-03-2020 – Although travel is currently restricted, we are still preparing for this trip to go ahead as restrictions may have lifted by July. We encourage you to book if you would like to come! Those who are booked on to the trip will be updated if the situation changes.

 

Saturday 31 October to Thursday 5 November 2020 – ECHO Walsingham

World-class Catholic formation for young adults aged 18-35 exploring how to find fulfillment in sexuality and relationships and in discovering God’s will for your life. A collaboration between the National Shrine of Our Lady and Dumb Ox Ministries (from the United States). Visit www.walsingham.org.uk/echo for info.

 

Autumn 2020 – Glow: Norwich

A day of faith for all local teens with dynamic music, prayer, games and talks. More information to be posted here as arrangements are made.

 

Early 2021 – Glow: Ipswich

A day of faith for all local teens with dynamic music, prayer, games and talks. More information to be posted here as arrangements are made.

 

Early 2021 – Glow: Peterborough

A day of faith for all local teens with dynamic music, prayer, games and talks. More information to be posted here as arrangements are made.

 

Saturday 6th March 2021 – Flame at Wembley Arena

Join us for the biggest Catholic youth gathering in England with thousands of young people at the world-famous Wembley Arena. The theme for Flame 2021 is beLoved and the day is set to include lively music, international speakers and a lot more. Open to those from Year 9 up to and including university age. Find out more at www.cymfed.org.uk/flame.

Details of groups and transport from our Diocese will be posted here closer to the time. Contact Hamish on dys@rcdea.org.uk if you are interested in coming or in bringing a parish or school group.

 

Early  2021 – Glow: Cambridge

A day of faith for all local teens with dynamic music, prayer, games and talks. More information to be posted here as arrangements are made.

 

THIS PAGE IS UPDATED REGULARLY

Please check back for updates about each event or for more information email us at igniteteam@rcdea.org.uk

 

The Ignite Team also runs various events within parishes and schools including retreats, school missions and youth Masses. For more information on what the Ignite Team can offer to parishes and schools click here.

 

Glow Days: These are one-day events run by the Ignite Team in local areas around the Diocese. The day is composed of dynamic talks, interactive workshops, activities, music and opportunities for prayer and reflection.  If you would like to find out more, please contact us on igniteteam@rcdea.org.uk.

 

Discipleship Days: these are similar to our Glow Retreat Days but are aimed at people aged 16 – 35, exploring areas of our faith in greater depth and also enabling us to grow together in fellowship.  The day is composed of times of prayer, both communal and personal, talks, discussion and workshops.  If you would like the team to come and run a Discipleship Day in your parish/deanery please contact us on igniteteam@rcdea.org.uk.

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