APCM forms now available
Updated forms for Annual Parochial Church Meetings can now be found on the Church of England's Parish Resources website.
The Bishop's Prize for Music 2017
In 2015 the Bishop of Norwich, the Rt Revd Graham James announced the creation of The Bishop's Prize for Music - a companion prize to complement the Bishop's Prize for Art.
Over 500 people flocked to a Mini Professors activity day
Science, engineering and technology were the theme of the day at Aylsham Church which was transformed into a laboratory; rocket launching station; a dark room and a construction site
Result of the vote on the House of Bishops' Report
The General Synod of the Church of England has voted "not to take note" of a Report by the House of Bishops following a debate on the report earlier today on Marriage and Same Sex Relationships.
Norwich City Centre Churches launch Holy Week social media campaign
A Facebook page called “Norwich City Churches - CofE” gives details of the wide range of events and services taking place in churches within the city walls, as well other activities the churches are jointly promoting.
Different generations come together for tech, coffee and cake
People of all ages came together for a Tech Café and Community Coffee Morning in aid of the Leprosy Mission at Aylsham Parish Church..
Caston Church receives grant to repair the roof
Holy Cross Church in Caston has received a grant of £2,000 from the Norfolk Churches Trust, which will be used to help pay for the re-thatching of the roof and other improvements.
Guidance on keeping church buildings safe
There are a number of useful websites and resources providing handy tips and guides on how to keep your church building safe
Holy Land Pilgrimage 2018 - an invitation to all from Bishop Graham
The Bishop of Norwich invites you to join a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2018.
450 churches across the UK "Go Green"
In the first year of Eco Church 450 churches have signed up to the initiative which consists of hundreds of small actions from using a renewable energy supplier to teaching about creation care.
Final Parish Share Reports available for 2016
The final Parish Share Report for 2016 is now available on the Diocesan website.
Over £7 million collected in parish share in 2016
The Bishop of Norwich, the Rt Revd Graham James, has written an open letter of thanks to all in the Diocese for their generosity throughout 2016.
Advent Sleepout raises nearly £3000 for new project in Great Yarmouth
In December an intrepid team braced a night in the cold to raise money and awareness for two charities; the Church Urban Fund and 'The Living Room'.
All Welcome at Welcome Inn
St John's Church in Kings Lynn has recently launched 'Welcome Inn' as another way of reaching out to the people of it's community.
Find grants for your parish or project
The Diocese has invested in an online tool that enables parishes to access comprehensive funding information and identify available support and advice about grants.
Resourcing your Parish - Exhibition and Workshops
This event is a range of exhibitions and workshops for all PCC members and all involved in parish ministry, repeated in different locations across the Diocese.
Have you caught up with our Prayer Calendar?
Did you know that our prayer calendar can be used daily or monthly? The Diocesan Prayer Calendar aims to encourage and aid prayer for people and parishes in the Diocese of Norwich and around the world.
SHINE - An available resource produced by Hillsong.
SHINE is a unique personal development and group mentoring tool for girls and women that uses an inspirational, practical and experiential approach to learning.
TV Holy Trail around Norfolk's iconic religious sites
Norfolk has more churches, abbeys, priories and cathedrals collectively than anywhere else in England and a new four-part series will show some of Norfolk’s most iconic religious sites.
News from the Church of England - General Synod Press Conference
The Church of England’s law and guidance on marriage should be interpreted to provide “maximum freedom” for gay and lesbian people without changing the Church’s doctrine of marriage itself, bishops are recommending.
Bishop of Norwich's statement on the Marriage and Same Sex Relationships Report
The Bishop of Norwich, the Rt Revd Graham James has issued a statement regarding the report from the House of Bishops published today (Friday 27 January) on Marriage and Same Sex Relationships after the Shared Conversations.
Ecumenical Canons Installed at Norwich Cathedral
During the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, the Bishop of Norwich welcomed three new ecumenical canons to the Norwich Cathedral.
1000 Lights for Molly Long Community Room Dedication
At a special service on Sunday 29 January the Bishop of Lynn, the Rt Revd Jonathan Meyrick will dedicate the new community room in memory of Molly Long who left a legacy to the church following her death in March 2014.
Managing complex or challenging behaviour of Children and Young People
The Diocese Children, Youth and Families Team are hosting an afternoon training session on managing complex or challenging behaviour of children and young people.
Bishop of Norwich welcomes the arrival of Syrian Refugees in Norfolk in early February
Norfolk has agreed to receive fifty refugees and plans are in place to enable the families to be additionally supported through the Diocesan Refugee Fund.
Festival of Preaching programme and speakers announced
The Festival of Preaching aims to inspire, nurture and celebrate all who are called to proclaim the gospel today.
Bishop of Norwich to install three new Ecumenical Canons to Norwich Cathedral
On Sunday 22 January Bishop Graham will install three new ecumenical canons to Norwich Cathedral.
Deposit statements now available
Exuberance is Beauty exhibition at Norwich Cathedral
An exhibition celebrating the life of David Holgate will be taking place at Norwich Cathedral from Saturday 21 January to Sunday 26 February.
Second-hand Book sale at the Archdeacon’s Charge - May 1 2017
We will be holding a book sale in the Library of Wolterton Hall and would like to collect more to further support the Air Ambulance and also your parish.