December 2, 2016

Parish mission brings new life in Peterborough

"From Gangland to Promised Land! was the title of a memorable Parish Mission at St Peter and All Souls, Peterborough in early November. St Patrick's Community, […]
December 1, 2016

Church and Police join forces to tackle slavery in E Anglia

Catholic church leaders, senior Police force officers and ethnic chaplains have met the UK's Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner to discuss solutions to tackling human trafficking taking place […]
November 30, 2016

Tributes paid to Cambs parish priest Fr Anthony Slack

Parish priest Fr Anthony Slack will be remembered for his dedication to parishioners in Whittlesey and Ramsey and a dry sense of humour. Bernard Whyte pays […]
November 25, 2016

St Nicholas has Norwich date at St John’s Cathedral fayre

A festive fair celebrating St Nicholas will be held in Norwich on Saturday December 3 at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist in Norwich. The […]
November 25, 2016

Holy Land pilgrimages that make a difference

Pilgrimage People is a tour company with a difference ' its raison d'etre is to build relationships between people of faith in the UK and those […]
November 24, 2016

St Ives meeting discusses how to proclaim our faith

Parishioners from the Cambridge, St Ives and St Neots parishes met on Saturday November 5 to discuss how to share their faith with others. The day […]
November 22, 2016

Cathedral audience spellbound by White Rabbit drama

The Narthex at St John’s Cathedral was packed out to watch White Rabbit – an original play by Rise Theatre on Saturday November 19. Review by […]
November 20, 2016

Year of Mercy ends as Holy Door closes in Norwich

The Year of Mercy came to an end in the Diocese of East Anglia on Sunday November 20 when Bishop Alan Hopes closed the Holy Door […]
November 18, 2016

March Catholics raise money for Sisters’ work in Aleppo

Catholic churches and schools in March are raising money during Advent to help the work of Franciscan Sisters in Aleppo in war-torn Syria. Fr Paul Maddison […]
November 17, 2016

A year of acts of mercy from King’s Lynn parish

As the Year of Mercy comes to an end, Edd Chomicz, Knights of St Columba Action and Youth Officer for the King's Lynn Parish, reports on […]
November 15, 2016

March Catholics join global prayer for peace in Syria

Catholics in March parish have joined a worldwide prayer for peace vigil for Syria following a call from Pope Francis. Across the world, Catholics and Christians […]
November 11, 2016

Faith comes alive with pledge globe and refugee gifts

The Alive in Faith programme has continued apace at St John the Baptist Cathedral in Norwich with a pledge globe, gifts for refugees, community gardening, a […]
November 10, 2016

Safeguarding team learn how to check for identity

A national online process for applications for Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Disclosures has been adopted by the Diocese of East Anglia. The new e-Bulk system […]
November 9, 2016

Diss parish responds to Pope Francis’ call to live simply

Parishioners in Diss celebrated the season of creation ' which ran from the World Day of Prayer for Creation on September 1 to the Feast of […]
November 2, 2016

Bishop Alan appoints chaplain for Portuguese speakers

In July, Fr Erico Rodridguez de Mello Falcao arrived in East Anglia from Brazil to take up an invitation from Bishop Alan to minister to the […]