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18 08, 2017

St John’s opens doors to 75 other cathedrals

2017-08-18T20:15:28+00:00 Categories: Uncategorised|

A unique exhibition linking St John’s Cathedral to the 75 other Catholic cathedrals across the world also dedicated to St John the Baptist will be staged during September.

Every year, St John’s Cathedral in Norwich involves itself in the Heritage Open Days celebrations in early September. Each year tours, displays and exhibitions are put on that reflect the Cathedral’s Catholic heritage and […]

8 08, 2017

Former Norwich City star ordained as Dominican priest

2017-08-08T18:51:04+00:00 Categories: Uncategorised|

Former Norwich City midfield player Philip Mulyrne was ordained as a priest in the Dominican Order (Order of Preachers) in Dublin on July 8 swapping his football shirt for priestly robes. St John’s Cathedral parishioner and personal friend Clare Richards reports.

Philip Mulryne, born in Belfast, had an outstanding professional football career for 13 years – eight […]

31 07, 2017

Cathedral youth group respond to refugee crisis

2017-07-31T20:44:37+00:00 Categories: CAFOD|

The youth group at St John’s Cathedral has started packing rucksacks for asylum seekers arriving into the city.

Responding to the refugee crisis, they began collecting basic goods and toiletries from parishioners and Notre Dame School.

The group compiled a list of items from feedback received from asylum seekers, meaning everything the youth group collected was useful.

With the […]

24 07, 2017

Tambogrande coffee morning

2017-07-24T19:44:37+00:00 Categories: Tambogrande|

Cake, coffee, company and conversation flowed on July 13th at a fundraising coffee morning for Tambogrande held in Norwich. A group met in glorious sunshine including people drawn from The Daytime Prayer Group, The Justice and Peace Group and other Cathedral parishioners. We met in the home of Helen Savelli who hosts the Daytime […]

24 06, 2017

Celebration of marriage and family life

2017-06-24T14:32:48+00:00 Categories: News|

Over 3,500 years of marriage were represented at the annual Marriage and Family Celebration Mass which took place on Saturday, June 17 at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist.

Couples from across the Diocese of East Anglia took part with around 300 people in attendance.  Certificates were presented to couples celebrating significant anniversaries and two […]

8 05, 2017

Our Lady of Fatima

2017-05-08T20:48:16+00:00 Categories: Uncategorised|

On Saturday 13th May, there will be devotions in the Cathedral for the centenary anniversary of the first apparition of Our Lady in Fatima. Appearing over six months from May to October, the Blessed Virgin encouraged the three children, Lucia, Jacinta and Francisco to practice conversion of life, to pray for sinners, to say the […]

8 05, 2017

Marriage and family life Mass

2017-05-08T20:19:05+00:00 Categories: Family & Youth|

Bishop Alan Hopes warmly invites all married and engaged couples to attend a special Mass celebrating marriage and family at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist, Norwich on Saturday, June 17, 12 noon, followed by a lunch reception. Certificates will be awarded to those married for one year, five years and every multiple of […]

25 04, 2017

Cathedral hot cross buns in new Norfolk Cook Book

2017-04-25T21:47:04+00:00 Categories: Uncategorised|

Chrism Mass hot cross buns from the catering team at St John’s Cathedral in Norwich are featured in the new Norfolk Cook Book, set for release on April 21.

The Norfolk Cookbook brings together the very best of the region’s burgeoning food and drink scene; from a fantastic array of independent restaurants and cafés to pubs, […]