Tributes have been paid to “outstanding leader” Norwich Christian businessman Richard Jarrold, MD of Jarrold Retail Division for 40 years and President of YMCA Norfolk for 40 years, who has died aged 85.
A man who helped to found a Norwich church and the Norfolk Christian Football League, and also looked after over 100 children, has died at the age of 80.
Salvation Army's Ellen Christian has died at the age of 67. During her lifetime she helped the vulnerable in London and 'could always see the best in people'.
Tributes have been paid to former Norwich Elim church minister Gerry Turner, who died on August 1, aged 71, after a six-month journey with cancer.
Janet Clark from Mattishall, founder of the Christian charity Gambian Aid Through Education, has died aged 75, having devoted her retirement years to raising funds and coordinating life-changing aid for one of the poorest countries in the world.
Personal tributes have been paid to the strong Christian faith of Rosie Hope who, with husband Michael, founded Open Christmas in Norwich 25 years ago.
Tributes to Derek Burke, former Vice-Chancellor of UEA
Many tributes have been paid to Professor Derek Burke CBE, who died recently, aged 89. He was a former Vice-Chancellor of UEA and a committed Christian. More ...
Tributes paid to inspirational Norfolk nun Sister Wendy
Tributes have been paid to Norfolk Catholic nun Sister Wendy Beckett who earned an international reputation as an unlikely art critic and television star. More ...
Tributes paid to gospel adventurer and writer Mike
Tributes have been paid to gospel adventurer and former Fleet Street journalist, Mike Wiltshire, who died peacefully in Bart’s Hospital in London yesterday surrounded by his family. More ...
Tributes paid to ex-Bishop of Norwich Peter Nott
Tributes have been paid to the Rt Revd Peter Nott, former Bishop of Norwich, who died on August 20, aged 84. More ...
Tributes to pioneer of social justice Tony Gammage
Tributes have been paid to Tony Gammage, a committed Christian who worked hard for the general cause of social justice, who died on June 17 whilst on a family cycling holiday. More ...
Tributes paid to Norfolk Christian scientist Dr Selvendran
It is with great sadness that the death of Dr Robert Selvendran has been announced. Robert, who has been a keen supporter of local Christian organisations for many years, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday May 8. More ...
Norwich pays tribute to Billy Graham at live TV relay
Norfolk friends and families whose lives were ‘transformed by faith in Christ’ were able to share their heart-warming stories in Norwich following the television relay of Billy Graham’s funeral in the United States. More ...
Billy Graham preached to Queen and at Carrow Road
The world’s best-known evangelist, Billy Graham, preached to the Queen at Sandringham and 63,000 people at Carrow Road in Norwich in 1984, sparking the start of thousands of people’s Christian commitment across Norfolk. More ...
Tributes to football legend and Christian Cyrille Regis
Tributes have been paid to football legend and committed Christian, Cyrille Regis, who died from a suspected heart attack on Sunday (January 14), aged 59. More ...
Tributes paid to Norfolk prayer warrior Mark Sutcliffe
The Norfolk Christian community has been paying tribute to “a great hero of the faith” Mark Sutcliffe, who died from cancer on Christmas Day. More ...
Tributes paid to former long-serving Norwich vicar
Tributes paid to pioneering Norwich pastor David Pavitt
Tributes paid to Norwich pastor Tom Chapman
Bishop of East Anglia pays tribute to Cardinal Cormac
Tribute to Canaries fan and St Paul’s Cathedral treasure
Tributes paid to Norfolk evangelist Bob Humphries
Death of popular Happisburgh lay minister 
Thanksgiving for Norfolk Preacher and Chorus Writer
Tributes paid to South Norfolk priest of 30 years
Family pay tribute to Dereham youth worker Dan
Tributes paid to ‘film of hope’ creator Dan Lawrence
Crusader leader David Kingsley Lloyd dies  
Tributes paid to Norwich Christian football pioneer
Tributes paid to prayer warrior Anne
Tributes paid to Christian pioneer Alan Fisher
Tributes paid as Norfolk Christian dies in Israel
School principal and Norwich worship leader
Canon Michael Butler dies in road crash 
Aylsham churchwarden and community stalwart
Norfolk teacher and Christian Aid stalwart
Tributes paid to Norfolk Christian Matt Cook
Tribute to greatly loved Norfolk priest Elaine
Tributes are paid to Norfolk charity pioneer
Tributes paid to former Norfolk headmaster
Tribute to greatly loved Norwich church organist
Norwich minister pays tribute to Mandela
Thanks given for life of Downham Minister
Tributes paid to Norwich church stalwart
Tributes paid to Norfolk Christian scientist
Tributes paid to Norwich spiritual giant Michael
Hundreds mourn the 'extraordinary' Paul Lin
Tributes paid to Norwich Christian campaigner
Tributes to former prison officer and foster dad
Tributes to former Norwich Bishop's chaplain
Tributes paid to Norwich church leader
East Norfolk churches mourn death of rector
Tributes paid to Surrey Chapel visionary
Two Norfolk clergymen led lives of service
Tributes paid to Bishop Michael of East Anglia
Bishop of East Anglia dies after cancer battle
Tributes paid to Norfolk Christian stalwarts
Tributes to Norwich journalist and preacher
Tributes paid to Norfolk priest honoured by Pope
Tributes paid to Norwich church leader Murray
Life of Methodist and missionary is celebrated
Tributes paid to ex-missionary from Norwich
Shock as Norfolk priest dies at climate summit
Norfolk Sister's life was an inspiration to many
Tributes flood in for Norfolk Methodist minister
Hundreds mourn at triple Norwich funeral
John brought cheer to thousands of children
Tributes to Esther: a life of service
Baptist president and Dereham magistrate
Norwich Christian friends devoted in life and death
Tributes paid to Norwich church father figure
Hilda's 104 years' service in Salvation Army
Education and preaching were Maurice's life
Norwich Sister was a powerhouse of action
Tributes to Joyce: a leading Norfolk Baptist
Memorial for Mother Julian's Norwich champion
Tributes paid to Norwich preacher for 75 years
Tributes to Mother Julian's Norwich champion
Tribute service to John: a soldier of Christ
Tributes paid to Norwich preacher and writer
Tributes paid to Christian pioneer Rob Frost
Norwich preacher and City Church founder
Former Dean of Nowich will be greatly missed
Couple devoted their lives to Salvation Army
Tributes to faithful Christian servant Olive
Tributes as 'Action Bishop' of Norwich dies
Tributes paid to Christian youth worker
Tributes paid to former chaplain at UEA
Tributes paid to stabbed church footballer
Tribute to best-loved priest and chaplain
Tributes paid to 'amazing saint' Dudley
Tears in church for tragic crash sisters
Tributes paid to Street Bible author Rob
Founding pastor of Norwich church
A real ambassador for God
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