Hundreds to gather on Pentecost Sunday in Norwich
Churches across Norwich will be uniting in the national Thy Kingdom Come event on Sunday 9 June.
Enter your church building project for the Church Architecture Awards 2019
If your church has opened a new extension, completed a re-ordering scheme or undergone a major repair or conservation project, enter it for 2019Â Church Architecture Awards!
Churches and Cathedrals to celebrate VE Day 75
The 8 May 1945 was the day peace emerged after nearly six years of war, so the 75th anniversary on 8 May 2020 represents an important milestone in our history.
Royal visit celebrates 1.7m landmark for Norwich Cathedral's Music Appeal
Sublime music and song filled Norwich Cathedral for a royal celebration marking a major landmark in the Â£2.5m They Shall Laugh and Sing Music Appeal.
Norfolk churches all set for Christian Aid week
Churches across Norfolk are busy making fundraising breakfasts, organising supermarket collections, delivering fundraising envelopes, holding church collections, selling cakes and so much more as we approach Christian Aid Week.
The Earl of Wessex visits the Horstead Centre
It was a wonderful occasion as His Royal Highness Prince Edward met with children, staff and volunteers at the Horstead Residential Centre.
Discovery Day at St Benet's Abbey
Last month the Friends of St Benet's Abbey continued their celebration of the 1000th anniversary of the founding of the Abbey with a 'Discovery day'. An audience of around 100 were welcomed to a series of talks, and a trip to the site with leading experts, to find out about aspects of its history.
Photo gallery: the Bishop of Norwich designate's announcement day
The Rt Revd Graham Usher visited a variety of places on Friday 3 May as news of his nomination was announced.
Bishop Graham's first speech
Speaking outside The Forum in Norwich on Friday 3 May, Bishop of Norwich designate, the Rt Revd Graham Usher gave his first thoughts on his appointment.
What did he say?! Quotes from Bishop Graham's interviews
Following the announcement outside the Forum in Norwich, Bishop Graham gave a series of media interviews before visiting a variety of places nearby.
Next Bishop of Norwich announced
Downing Street has today announced that the Rt Revd Graham Usher will become the 72nd Bishop of Norwich.
We all need to co-exist on planet Earth
Climate change protests have been very much in the news recently, but Andy Bryant argues that there is an even more fundamental issue that needs to be addressed.
Cathedral to mark Edith Cavell's journey home to Norfolk
The 100th anniversary of Edith Cavell's final journey home to Norfolk will be marked by two poignant services later this month.
Yarmouth Christians tackle modern slavery
Around 20 people from churches across the Great Yarmouth Borough have been working through a training course to help churches identify and combat modern slavery, and how Christians can make a difference locally.
Green Health Live 2 at Lambeth Palace
Building on the success of last year's Green Health Live, a subsequent event will take place at Lambeth Palace on Wednesday 5 June.
Bishop of Thetford's Easter message in the EDP
Bishop Alan has written an Easter message for the EDP. This article was written for the EDP and Evening News and published in April 2019.
Good Friday Passion Play in city-centre shopping square
Hundreds gathered in the bright afternoon sunshine under the glass canopy of Anglia Square in Norwich on Good Friday to witness the medieval tradition of the church using street theatre to tell stories from the Bible.
How will you be supporting the Archdeacon's Charge?
We can see from the stories below how parishes have been able to earn easy money for their church funds or church schools by taking part in the walk or run.
The Revd Canon Andrew Beane appointed as the new Archdeacon of Exeter
The Revd Andrew's new ministry will be inaugurated at a special service in Ottery St Mary on 25 September and there will be an installation service at Exeter Cathedral on 22 October.
A Norwich evening pilgrimage on Maundy Thursday
Norwich Cathedral and various City Centre Churches will be the venues for The Maundy Thursday City Centre Watch.
Eight Easter Highlights at Norwich Cathedral
From the sublime sound of Norwich Cathedral Choir singing Bach's St John Passion to Easter services and an egg hunt for all the family, there is lots to look forward to at Norwich Cathedral this Easter. Below are eight highlights.
An update from Simbai
Tony and Lynn Fry have completed their two year posting to Simbai, a remote settlement of subsistence farmers is the Madang Province. Here they give an update on their experiences.
Miracle in Kigali new edition - 25th anniversary of Rwandan genocide
This survivor's journey is published in Norwich today, Monday 8 April. The book tells the story of Illuminee Nganemariya and her baby son Roger Nsengiyumva's survival in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda, during the 1994 Genocide and subsequent life in Norwich.
Passion Play 2019 at Anglia Square
In Medieval times the church used street theatre to tell stories from the Bible as a way to communicate Christianity to everyone. The Anglia Square Passion will continue this tradition.
Julian of Norwich, The Search for the Lost Manuscript now on DVD
A 60 minute documentary written, produced and directed by Sally-Anne Lomas for BBC4 in 2016 and presented by Dr Janina Ramirez is now available on DVD.
Celebrate Norfolk re-imagines its future shape
Celebrate Norwich & Norfolk is marking its tenth 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.
Primary Debating Project finale at Norwich School
The finale of the Primary Debating Outreach Project, devised by Norwich School and the Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT) was held at Norwich School.
New CEO announced for DNEAT
The Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT) is one of the largest multi academy trusts in the East of England. Following a national recruitment and selection process Oliver Burwood has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Trust.
Local churches generosity helps Yarmouth homeless
The Living Room charity in Great Yarmouth has been able to boost its help to the town's homeless this winter, thanks to help from several local churches.
Urgent call from faith leaders to respond generously to the DEC Cyclone Idai Appeal
UK faith leaders including Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury, andÂ Abdul Qayyum,Â Chief Imam of the East London Mosque which serves Britain's largest Muslim community, have urged Christians, Muslims and people of other faiths and none to support the Disasters Emergency Committee'sÂ Cyclone Idai Appeal to help those affected in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe.