Bishop Alan

22 06, 2016

Mass celebrates 3,400 years of married life

2017-02-06T20:46:14+00:00Categories: Bishop Alan, News|

An amazing 3,400 years of marriage were represented by 80 couples who received certificates from Bishop Alan Hopes at the annual Marriage and Family Celebration Mass at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist in Norwich on Saturday (June 18).

Official photographs of all couples involved in the Marriage and Family Life Mass are […]

17 04, 2016

Bishop Alan’s Pastoral Letter on Vocations Sunday

2017-02-06T20:46:18+00:00Categories: Bishop Alan, Pastoral Letter|

Bishop Alan Hopes has written a pastoral letter for the Fourth Sunday of Easter, which will be read at all Masses throughout the Diocese during the weekend of April 16/17.

Dear Brothers and Sisters,

Shepherds in the Holy Land use many different calls and whistles which their own sheep recognise and respond to. When several different flocks […]