Easter

16 04, 2017

Easter vigil turns cathedral from darkness into light

Categories: Easter|

The Cathedral of St John the Baptist was turned from pitch black to a mass of blazing light during an Easter Vigil on Saturday night (April 15).

An Easter Paschal candle was lit from a brazier fire outside the west door and processed into the cathedral where it was used to light candles from each of […]

16 04, 2017

Bishop Alan washes feet of cathedral congregation

Categories: Easter|

The Bishop of East Anglia washed the feet of 12 members of the congregation at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist in Norwich last night (April 13), in the traditional Maundy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper.

Bishop Alan Hopes knelt to wash, dry and kiss their feet following the example of Jesus, who did the […]