News Archive

Final Parish Share Reports available for 2016

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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 - 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

CCLA Statements

CCLA Statements

Deposit statements now available

Exuberance is Beauty exhibition at Norwich Cathedral

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

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.