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Developing a Dementia Friendly Church
Sat 9 Sep 2017
A Practical Workshop looking at what it means to be a Dementia Friendly Christian and Church,
PCC Tonight - with Graham Archer of CPAS
Thu 5 Oct 2017
How's your PCC doing? Fun and fruitful? Following the launch of a new resource to help PCCs function well CPAS is running an event to clarify the purpose and place of PCCs, to explore some common dysfunctions, and to introduce material you can use to shape its life.
Recent news articles
Order resources for Thy Kingdom Come
New resources are now available for parishes from the Diocese for Thy Kingdom Come, a global prayer movement between 25 May and 4 June.
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.
Plan ahead: The Bishop's Lent Appeal 2017
In 2017 the Lent Appeal will be focused on raising money to provide a car for Hospice Ethiopia to reach those in need of palliative care.
Petertide Ordinations at Norwich Cathedral
On Saturday 2 July at Norwich Cathedral Bishop Graham ordained eight deacons and six priests.
Bishop launches new five year Mission Strategy
The Bishop of Norwich has launched a new five year strategy for mission in the Diocese.
Promote your regular church activities and groups
Churches are being encouraged to add and check their regular groups and activities on Bright Map, which is an online map highlighting the church's engagement in the local community.
Competition to find the church with brightest local community ideas opens
Specialist insurer Ecclesiastical has this week a launched national competition to find the church with the brightest idea to help its local community.
Diocesan Synod - March report
On Saturday 19 March Diocesan Synod met at Northgate High School in Dereham.
Norwich East Deanery launches Deanery Mission Plan
The Deanery Mission Plan was launched this week at the Norwich East Deanery Synod.
Church of England publishes 2014 Attendance Statistics
New Church of England statistics for 2014 published today show that just under one million people attend services each week.
New Directory now available
The new printed Directory (July 2014) is now available to purchase online.
First female Dean of Norwich appointed
The Queen has approved the nomination of the Venerable Dr Jane Hedges as the next Dean of Norwich, the first female Dean in the Cathedral's 900 year history.
Diocesan Synod - 5 Oct 2013: A report
On a rather chilly October morning, members of the Norwich Diocesan Synod gathered at Neatherd High School in Dereham.
Diocesan Synod: A Report
On the morning of Saturday 15th June, members of the Diocesan Synod gathered at St Luke’s Church in Norwich, and after an opening prayer was given, Synod began.
See our photo gallery from the Royal Norfolk Show
Hundreds of people have enjoyed the hospitality on offer at stand 229 at the Royal Norfolk Show.
Diocesan Synod gives overwhelming support for new Parish Share system
The Diocesan Synod this morning voted overwhelmingly in favour of the new proposals for the allocation of Parish Share.
Authorised Worship Assistants
A new and important opportunity for ministry in the life of our diocese, one that marks a significant development in re-imagining ministry for the challenges we face.
‘Most Godless City in UK’ shows increase in churchgoing
Norwich was dubbed "the most Godless city in the UK" following the 2011 Census but the Church of England's Annual Statistics for 2011, published today, show that the Diocese of Norwich is the second fastest growing diocese in the Church of England with a 9% increase in weekly church attendance.