May 21, 2017

Two Cambridge professors receive papal knighthoods

Two Cambridge University professors have been honoured with Papal Knighthoods by Pope Francis for their outstanding work for the Holy See and the Catholic Church. The […]
May 21, 2017

Norwich mother celebrates her namesake’s sainthood

A Norwich mother-of-two, who was named after a Portuguese shepherd girl, wascelebrating this week after Pope Francis canonised St Jacinta of Fatima. Jacinta Goode, a Eucharistic […]
May 20, 2017

King’s Lynn ‘largest’ church packed for First Communion

The largest chapel of ease in England ' in King's Lynn ' was packed with young Catholic First Communion candidates and their families on May 7 […]
May 20, 2017

Bluebell walk, history society and miraculous fresco

Latest news from the Diocese of East Anglia includes a bluebell walk, History Society AGM and a tale of a miraculous fresco. Parishioners from St Benedict’s […]
May 19, 2017

Diss parish receives LiveSimply Award inspired by pope

Diss Parish has been given the coveted LiveSimply Award, which is inspired by Pope Francis and championed by CAFOD. Father David Bagstaff and CAFOD's parish volunteer, […]
May 18, 2017

Bishops encourage Catholics to use their election vote

The Bishops of England and Wales have issued a letter to Catholics on the forthcoming general election, which will be distributed in parishes across all dioceses […]
May 18, 2017

St Edmund’s is first in East Anglia to receive language gold

St Edmund's Catholic Primary school, in Bury St Edmunds, has become the first school in East Anglia to secure the prestigious Gold Linguamarque accreditation, thanks to […]
May 17, 2017

Outstanding Catholic primary celebrates its successes

Headteacher Joseph McCrossan has been at St Alban's Catholic Primary School in Cambridge for nine years and in that time, with the support of the school […]
May 17, 2017

All are invited to children’s pilgrimage at Walsingham

The East Anglia Diocesan Children’s Pilgrimage will take place at Walsingham on Tuesday May 30, during half-term week, led by Bishop Alan Hopes. It starts from […]
May 9, 2017

Keep faith in public square, Archbishop says in Norwich

Faced by a wave of secularisation, people of faith need to remain engaged in the public square, asserted Archbishop Eamon Martin, Primate of All Ireland, speaking […]
May 9, 2017

Video first as Bishop Alan releases Pastoral Letter

Bishop Alan Hopes has today released his Pastoral Letter for the Fourth Sunday of Easter in a video version for the first time. It is to […]
May 8, 2017

Papal preacher, marriage Mass and Gospel study events

Coming East Anglia events include a National Pilgrimage at Walsingham with the Papal Preacher, a marriage and family life Mass in Norwich and a Gospel study […]
May 5, 2017

East Anglian Catholics all set to celebrate in Suffolk

The Catholic charismatic weekend Celebrate East Anglia takes place in Bury St Edmunds on June 3 and 4 with a well-known line-up of speakers. Speakers include […]
May 4, 2017

Tribute paid to co-founder of West Norfolk Catenians

A heart-felt tribute has been paid to the founder of the West Norfolk Circle of the Catenians and the Norwich Circle has appointed a new president. […]
May 4, 2017

Faith is re-ignited at East Anglia youth festival

Over 200 Catholic young people gathered for the Ignite Youth Festival, camping at Sacred Heart School in Swaffham over the bank holiday weekend (April 29 to […]
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