Do come to the Cathedral on Friday and Saturday and experience our amazing building from a different perspective! There are a series of Tower tours throughout the days, where you will be able to climb our amazing tower for the best views of the city. There are also hidden places tours available, which will offer […]
Maundy Thursday – Thursday 18th April
0940 Morning Prayer [Sung]
1000 The Office of Readings [Sung]
1930 Solemn Mass of the Lord’s Supper and Transfer of the Most Blessed Sacrament*
2345 Compline (Night Prayer) until 0000 Watching at the Altar of Repose
Good Friday – Friday 19th April
0940 Morning Prayer [Sung]
1000 The Office of Readings [Sung] […]
On Tuesday 7th May at 7.15pm there is going to be a Charity Film Night held in the Narthex at St John the Baptist Cathedral, where there will be a showing of the film; Power in my Hands.
Power in my Hands is a brand new (2018) film from the Rosary Evangelization Apostolate in America, which […]
There will be prayer and Adoration for the Sanctity of Life every Wednesday during Lent (starting on Wednesday 13th March) in the Cathedral between 12-1pm.
There will be a Rosary for Life followed by silent prayer and Adoration.
Lenten Vigil and Adoration – 8 March 2019
“A night dedicated to spending time with Jesus”
In the Narthex there will be:
5pm Registration for Youth
5.30pm Talk 1—The Hour that will change your life
6.00pm Confessions (in the Cathedral)
6.45pm Supper—Fish & Chips or Veg Fried Rice
7.30pm Stations of the Cross (Cathedral)
Adoration of the […]
This year, the Cathedral Choir will be kicking off the lead up to Christmas with a Christmas Celebration Concert on Wednesday 19th December at 7:30pm. This will be an opportunity to hear the Cathedral Adult Choir and Children’s Choir singing some of the most famous and well loved Christmas songs, plus some which you might […]
Please find details of the lunchtime concerts below. We’re delighted to welcome Simon Carter, one of our new Choral Scholars, to sing the concert on the 14th March.
A particular highlight will be the concert by the Fitzalan Consort, a vocal ensemble with a particular interest in Early Music. They will be performing Gibbons, Tallis, Byrd, and […]
A festive fair celebrating St Nicholas will be held in Norwich on Wednesday December 6 at the Cathedral.
The annual St Nicholas Fayre will include handmade goods for sale, entertainment and tower tours.
St Nicholas will arrive on horseback at 4.30pm to give gifts to children at the event which runs from 3.30am to 7.30pm.
For further information […]
Calling all 12-25 ‘ers to this mini-Ignite Festival and keep the flame of faith glowing!
IT IS TIME TO GLOW !
Where: The Narthex, St John Cathedral, Norwich
When: Saturday 25/11/17; 9.00am– 5.30pm
Talks, Worship Sharing, Fun and Adoration
Cost : £10 per person (incl lunch)
Celebrating National Youth Sunday
‘For more info /book […]
Well done everyone – our cathedral of St John the Baptist here in Norwich has just been awarded the Cafod Live Simply Award, following a year of hard work and commitment from the parish community.
The journey began following a series of talks exploring Pope Francis’ Encyclical(letter) ‘Laudato Si’ and a desire to try and […]
It’s Harvest Fast Day on Friday 6th October, and at harvest, we share God’s abundance with our neighbours. ‘We plant the seeds that one day will grow’. These words are from a prayer that remembers Blessed Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador who was brutally murdered because he tried to help the poorest people in […]
With creator and host Bishop Robert Barron, you will learn what Catholics believe and why while being immersed in the art, architecture, literature, beliefs and practices of the Catholic tradition.
The Catholicism Faith Formation Program brings the beauty, goodness and truth of the Church to life so that you can better understand and share your faith.
Details of the forthcoming lunchtime concerts in the Cathedral are available here. Admission free, Retiring Collection.
13th September sees the first visit of Clarinet Trio ‘Concord’ to our Cathedral. Deborah, Jacquie & Yvonne will be playing a varied selection of music for your enjoyment, and there will also be some solo items as well.
27th September Cathedral Master of […]
Raising funds for our sponsored teacher in Tambogrande, Peru
Venue: The Narthex, Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Earlham Rd, NR2 2PA
Doors open at 7.00pm
Tickets: £8 per person
Teams: Max 6 people per team
Supper: Chicken & Chips or Cheese Ploughman’s
(Teams/individuals must register & order meal by 11th Sept)
Tickets & […]
Following on from last year’s sold out performance of the White Rabbit,
Rise Theatre returns to St John’s Cathedral Norwich ………. Tickets are on sale in the Cathedral shop and online – please get them soon – they are going fast!
ROMERO – HEARTBEAT […]
Wednesday 1st of March is the beginning of Lent.
This is a season of great grace, Pope Francis said in his Ash Wednesday Homily last year: ‘Lent is a privileged time for prayer’, and he quoted St. Augustine, who described fasting and almsgiving as “the two wings of prayer,” because they are signs of humility and […]
Come spend some time with Jesus on this first Friday of Lent. There will be Adoration throughout the day starting after the 10.00am mass on Friday 3rd March and ending the following morning at 8.00am on Saturday 4th March. There will also be a Fish and Chips Supper served at 7.30pm (£3 per person)- […]
Thursday 22nd December
1pm – 2pm
Frazzled by Christmas shopping? Want to recapture the spirit of the season…? Fancy a bit of a festive singsong? Then come and join us for the Big Christmas Sing!
As part of our usual Wednesday lunchtime concert series, we invite you on a joyful, festive and (hopefully!) tuneful tour of the cathedral.
We are looking forward to holding the St Nicholas Christmas Fair on Saturday 3rd December this year, and would like to invite you along to a meeting if you are interested in participating on the day. The meeting will be in the Narthex café on Tuesday 1st November at 6pm and is expected to finish […]