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September 24, 2018

Walsingham sisters hold retreats and open day

The Community of Our Lady of Walsingham is holding a series of retreats in Walsingham and an open day at their new convent at Dereham. The Community […]
September 24, 2018

Octogenarian cyclists visit 50 Norfolk churches in one day

Octogenarian cyclists Paula and Michael Hughes visited 50 churches in one day on their tandem to raise funds for their home church of Our Lady & […]
September 21, 2018

Pupils gather at Schools Mass to mark start of year

Around 700 pupils and teachers from Catholic schools across the Diocese of East Anglia gathered at St John’s Cathedral in Norwich today (September 21) to mark […]
September 21, 2018

Priests move to new roles across Diocese of East Anglia

A number of priests across the Diocese of East Anglia have moved to new parishes and roles over the summer. The new roles are: Fr Pat […]
September 20, 2018

East Anglia youth mission team Ignite is growing

An expanded Youth Mission Team for East Anglia – Ignite – is set to enter its third year in operation travelling around the Diocese of East […]
September 19, 2018

It was a joy to be part of the Eucharistic Congress

Around 50 people from the Diocese of East Anglia joined 10,000 others at the recent Adoremus National Eucharistic Pilgrimage and Congress in Liverpool. New Ignite team […]
September 18, 2018

Bishop celebrates Mass at historic Oxburgh Hall

Bishop Alan Hopes celebrated Mass in the Chapel at Oxburgh Hall on Saturday September 1 for parishioners from Norwich. The annual event has gone back to […]
September 17, 2018

Pilgrims from world-wide church gather at Walsingham

Around 2,500 pilgrims, representing the world-wide Catholic Church, gathered at the National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham on Sunday September 16 for the annual Dowry […]
September 15, 2018

Challenge to all to be a herald of Jesus Christ

East Anglia’s four new deacons are called to be Heralds for Christ, a challenge which applies to all Christians argues Rebecca Bretherton, co-ordinator of New Evangelisation. […]
September 18, 2017

Cambridge inter-parish walk reflects on creation

An inter-parish walk organised by the Cambridge Justice and Peace Group, including reflections from Laudato Si' took place around the city on September 2. Around 15 […]
September 16, 2017

East Anglia pilgrims visit ‘wonderful’ Lourdes

The Diocese of East Anglia was, once again, well represented on the Catholic Association Pilgrimage to Lourdes (18-25 August) ' taking more priests and more nurses […]
September 15, 2017

Bishop opens Walsingham retreat centre with a blessing

Dowry House Retreat, the new retreat facility for the RC National Shrine in Walsingham, has been officially opened by Bishop Alan Hopes. Bishop Alan celebrated midday […]
September 14, 2017

Norwich CAFOD supporters raise £94,000 for charity

A CAFOD group of supporters from St George's Church in Norwich has raised a magnificent £94,000 for the Catholic international development charity over the last 25 […]
September 14, 2017

Cambodian-style Mass set for North Walsham parish

A Mass to celebrate Bon Pchum Ben, the Cambodian Feast of Ancestors/Holy Souls, will be held at Sacred Heart Parish in North Walsham on Friday September […]
September 13, 2017

Keralan festival, Felixstowe walkers and Bishop’s visit

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a Keralan-style harvest festival, a walk between 13 churches in Felixstowe and a visit by Bishop […]
September 13, 2017

Media workshops help people communicate their faith

A series of free Media Workshops across the Diocese have now been completed with over 40 people receiving tailored training in how to be more effective […]
September 11, 2017

Pilgrims from universal church gather at Walsingham

Around 3,000 pilgrims, representing the universal Catholic Church, gathered at the National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham on Sunday September 10 for the annual Dowry […]
September 8, 2017

Mass marks start of cause for Suffolk hero's canonization

A Memorial Requiem Mass to celebrate the life of Suffolk humanitarian and philanthropist Leonard Cheshire took place last night (September 7), in his home village of […]
September 8, 2017

Walsingham relaunches Novena to mobilise prayer

A Novena prayer booklet, in honour of Our Lady of Walsingham, which marks the start of a national mobilisation of prayer for the Church and for […]
September 5, 2017

Cambodia parishes in plea for East Anglian twins

A number of parishes in the Apostolic Prefecture of Battambang, Cambodia are twinned with parishes in the Diocese of East Anglia and others are keen to […]
September 1, 2017

Bishop Alan pays tribute to Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor

Bishop Alan Hopes has paid tribute to the former Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, who died peacefullythis afternoon (September 1), aged 85, surrounded by his […]
September 1, 2017

Catholic TV network opens first UK studio at Walsingham

International Catholic TV network EWTN has opened its first studio and office in theUK in Walsingham. The facility is located in a converted home in the […]
August 31, 2017

Fatima statue visitation set for Norwich and Walsingham

The Fatima Pilgrim Virgin statue and relics will be visiting the Diocese of East Anglia in both Norwich and Walsingham from September 23 to 27 as […]
August 30, 2017

Historic Mass, vocations night vigil and media workshop

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes an historic first Mass in Wisbech, a vocations night vigil in Downham Market and a free […]
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