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Come and join a prayer chain around UK coast
Jen Gaskin is calling on people to form a prayer chain around the British coastline on September 21, and Norfolk Christians are urged to take part.
Plea to support YMCA Norfolk in national awards vote
YMCA Norfolk has been shortlisted for four awards in the 2019 National YMCA Youth Matters Awards and it is asking for your support to help showcase their work across the country.
Helter skelter ride launched inside Norwich Cathedral
A 55ft helter skelter has been built in Norwich Cathedral’s nave as the centrepiece of a project that aims to give people the chance to experience the Cathedral in an entirely new way and open up conversations about faith.
Diocese of Norwich plan to plant up to 10 new churches
An ambitious programme to plant ten new churches or revitalise existing ones over the next five years has been announced by the Diocese of Norwich, backed by a £2m grant from the Church of England.
Christian charity seeks crime victims to tell their story
A prison fellowship group is appealing for people who have been victims of crime - however long ago - to tell of their experience to a group of prisoners as part of a restorative justice course.
Town Pastors are in the pink at Latitude Festival
Pink sheep and pink Festival Pastors are two of the best-known elements of the popular Latitude music and arts festival which took place at Henham Park in Suffolk last weekend (July 18 to 21)
Norfolk churches feature in national heritage race
Ten Norfolk churches are set to be part of a non-stop race against the clock by Churches Conservation Trust Chief Executive, Peter Aiers, to visit 50 churches in 50 hours to mark the charity’s 50 years of caring for historic places of worship.
Norfolk County Councillors vote to retain prayers
This afternoon (Monday) Norfolk County Councillors voted in strong support of retaining the practice of prayer in the Council Chamber before full Norfolk County Council meetings. Jenny Seal reports.
Salvation Army report shows Norfolk care inequality
A new report on adult social care by The Salvation Army shows that Norfolk County Council is amongst the local authorities with the lowest spending power for the care of older people in England.
Historic day as five men are ordained as Catholic priests
An event unprecedented in the 43-year history of the Diocese of East Anglia took place on Saturday July 6 in St John’s Cathedral, Norwich, when five men were ordained as priests on a single day.
New priests and deacons are ordained in Norwich
Over 20 new priests and deacons were ordained into the Diocese of Norwich by the Bishop of Thetford, Alan Winton, at Norwich Anglican Cathedral on Saturday June 29 on the hottest day of the year.
Celebration ball raises £7,500 for work of YMCA Norfolk
YMCA Norfolk held its annual celebration ball on Friday June 14 at Wensum Valley Hotel and Golf Club, raising an impressive £7,500 for the organisation, its young people and services.
New Norwich Lord Mayor and Sheriff take on civic roles
The new Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich, both people of faith, have taken on their new civic roles after being ceremonially appointed.
Church recognises key role of volunteers across Norfolk
This Volunteer’s Week (1-7 June), The Salvation Army recognises the key role volunteers play in its work to support those in need across Norfolk as well as highlighting the personal benefits of volunteering.
Papal Nuncio begins four-day Diocese of East Anglia visit
The Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain, His Excellency Archbishop Edward Adams, began a four-day visit to the Diocese of East Anglia today (May 19) by celebrating Mass at St John’s Cathedral in Norwich.
Royal visit as Norwich Cathedral appeal tops £1.7m
Norwich’s Anglican Cathedral had a royal visitor last night to celebrate a major landmark in its £2.5m They Shall Laugh and Sing Music Appeal.
Hundreds join East Anglia pilgrimage to Walsingham
Christians across Norfolk mark season of Easter
East Anglia support expressed after Notre Dame fire in Paris
New addiction recovery centre set to open in Norwich
YMCA Norfolk celebrates its inspirational staff
Norfolk heritage churches given £54k cash boost
Faith leaders call for urgent response to cyclone appeal
Church-inspired project to map social action is launched
Counter-terrorism Police offer help to Norfolk churches
East Anglia bishop expresses sorrow for abuse victims
Pregnancy loss charity to open new centre in Norfolk
ROC reports highlights six key social issues facing Norwich
Find out how to help put Norfolk Christian action on the map
ROC event boosts Norwich community engagement
Female would be welcomed as next Bishop of Norwich
Project aims to put Norfolk Christian action on the map
Mentors invited to join Community Chaplaincy Norfolk
East Anglians join Pope and 600,000 at Panama vigil
East Anglia group heads for World Youth Day in Panama
Thousands across Norfolk receive Salvation Army gifts
Urban goat farm dream for path to recovery
Soul Church and YMCA Norfolk provide magical Christmas
Three Norfolk churches share in £430k grant boost
Author’s children's book in Norfolk’s foodbank hampers
YMCA Norfolk celebrates real meaning of Christmas
Ben shares his hope for justice with Norfolk church
1,300 Norfolk families benefit from Christmas appeal
Double-decker on revival prayer journey across Norfolk
Bishop Graham bids farewell to the Diocese of Norwich
Remembrance Day marked across Norwich and Norfolk
Archbishop praises Diocese of Norwich as visit ends
YMCA Norfolk celebrates achievements of young people
Archbishop Justin leads exploration of reconciliation
Archbishop Justin given ecumenical welcome to Norwich
Christian Aid’s Christmas appeal focuses on peace
Salvation Army's toys and tins appeal
Norfolk comes out top in churches heritage survey
New leader for Norfolk and Suffolk Christian Police
Modern slavery referrals more than double in East
New worldwide Mothers' Union president has links to Norwich
Norfolk churches support discipleship with shoeboxes
Norfolk churches and papers to create Fields of Remembrance
East Anglia Diocese admits mistakes over convicted priest
Norfolk officer to drive new Faith and Police initiative
First as Archbishop Justin to visit Norwich RC Cathedral
Legacies boost for Norfolk's historic churches
Message of hope given on suicide prevention day
Ecumenical start to Archbishop Justin's Norfolk visit
Update from Christian Aid on flooding in Kerala
Double success for YMCA Norfolk in youth awards
Norfolk minister reports on Indian floods in Kerala
Appeal to join in Norfolk churches bike ride and walk
Report on year tackling sexual exploitation in Norfolk
Norwich's cathedrals received almost £1m from fund
Norfolk's role in tackling the Syrian refugee crisis
17 new priests and deacons ordained in Norwich
New Regional Manager of Samaritan's Purse from Norfolk
Diocese marquee buzzes with fun at Royal Norfolk Show
Churches across county hold Norfolk Day celebrations
Build a church and ring a bell at the Royal Norfolk Show
Norfolk represented at national Trumpet Call prayer day
Diocese of Norwich aims to lead new education landscape
Norfolk missionaries in Cambodia appeal for teachers
Churches unite in Norwich to pray Thy Kingdom Come
Diocese of Norwich Academy Trust praised by Ofsted
900 join East Anglia Diocese pilgrimage to Walsingham
Simon Barratt at Friends of Israel celebration in Norwich
Hundreds join Rosary on the Coast prayers in East Anglia
YMCA Norfolk honours staff and looks to the future
Norwich church burglar escapes jail sentence after help
Lives changed in Uganda by Norfolk Christian charity
Chrism Mass draws 1000 from across East Anglia Diocese
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Diocese of Norwich launches degree in Youth Ministry
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