The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) was established by Royal Charter in 1917 as the sole organisation charged with commemorating the Commonwealth forces who died during the two World Wars.
The Dean of Norwich the Very Revd Jane Hedges, is delighted to announce that both she and the Rt Revd Jonathan Meyrick, Bishop of Lynn, are leading a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in early 2020.
Riding Lights Theatre Company are pleased to announce a revival of their acclaimed passion play The Narrow Road by Paul Birch, from Monday 25 March to Saturday 20 April, and are now taking bookings.
A Dream of a show is heading to the 2019 Shakespeare Festival at Norwich Cathedral.
Now in its 4th year, Thy Kingdom Come has united over a million Christians from more than 65 different denominations and traditions, in more than 114 countries to pray for evangelisation. It takes place between Ascension to Pentecost which this year is Thursday 20 May - Sunday 9 June.
A poignant service of thanksgiving has been held at Norwich Cathedral to celebrate the life and ministry of The Rt Revd Peter Nott who was Bishop of Norwich from 1985 until 1999.
The new Diocesan President and Trustee board for the Diocese of Norwich Mothers' Union was commissioned by the Bishop of Lynn at a special service in Norwich Cathedral last week. The Revd Andrew Whitehead was licensed as Diocesan Chaplain to Mothers' Union at the same service.
Do you feel like a challenge? Do you enjoy hiking? Would you like time to reflect upon life and faith whilst exploring some of Arctic Sweden?
Make sure you keep Saturday 18 May free for the tenth Archdeacon's Charge!
In a packed united service at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church on Sunday January 20 representatives from all nine members of North Walsham Churches Together met for worship in a special covenant service where they all signed the ecumenical covenant of unity and mutual support.
Looking after your church's A Church Near You profile, social media channels and website is an exciting opportunity, helping your parish support its community and reach out to new people.
Christian leaders across the UK have today issued a joint letter encouraging Christians of all denominations to join in the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity which runs from 18 - 25 January.
The Norwich Community Winter Shelter Project has been set up to provide rough sleepers with a safe, warm place to stay during the winter months. Norwich churches have provided venues but are in desperate need of more volunteers.
The Listen Mission Strategy Workstream are keen to hear your views on the Diocesan website. Do you like it? Can you find what you're looking for easily?
Chaplains and those involved in pastoral care are invited to a half day training session around self-care and its importance, organised by the Revd Canon Chris Copsey, Development Worker for Good Work and Chaplain to the Norfolk Coroner on Wednesday 27 February.
The Hidden Voices course, to explore what a church response to modern slavery could look like in Great Yarmouth, will take place in Gorleston during February and March, and all are welcome.
This year's Lent Appeal is focused on supporting the Church of North India in tackling modern day slavery.
A Novena of Prayer has been written and Prayer Cards made which parishes can use between 3 - 11 March as we pray for the discernment of our new Diocesan Bishop.
The Archbishop of Canterbury and The Archbishop of York have written a letter to all to invite them to join in with Thy Kingdom Come 2019.
The Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT) has begun the recruitment process for a new Chief Executive Officer to take up post in September 2019.
Mapping the Gospels, the popular Bible study series written by the Revd Susanna Gunner, now has it's own website where visitors can find out much more about each of the resources.
James Hawksworth has been leading the new King's Lynn Centre of Mission, a partnership between the Church Army, the Diocese of Norwich and local churches for just over a year, and in that time has established a growing ministry with young people and families in the town.
On Thursday 24 January a special day of prayer will be held at Norwich Cathedral to celebrate Christian unity within the city, with Christians and churches of all denominations welcome to take part.
Bishop Alan has written a Christmas message for the EDP. This article was written for the EDP and Evening News and published in December 2018.
Three historic churches in Norfolk are among 77 across the UK to share in a £430,000 Christmas grants payout from the National Churches Trust.
Revd Canon Pat Atkinson is an ordinary person with an extraordinary legacy of taking Norfolk love onto the streets of India over almost 30 years, helping transform the lives of thousands of street children, destitute elderly people and those facing cancer and leprosy.
All the fun of the fair is coming to Norwich Cathedral in summer 2019 to take people on a journey of discovery.
The church of St Peter Mancroft, neighbouring Norwich market, has a new vicar with an entrepreneurial spirit and an enthusiasm for finding out what brings people joy.
Celebrate Norwich & Norfolk is marking its 10th anniversary in 2019 and the team behind the charity has been reimagining its future to come up with a new-look event for June 2019.
The bells of All Saints Church, Upper Sheringham are set to ring again next autumn, after a wait of over eighty years.