Family & Youth

18 05, 2018

Marriage and family life Mass

2018-05-18T20:04:21+00:00 Categories: Family & Youth|

Bishop Alan Hopes has invited all married and engaged couples across the Diocese of East Anglia to the annual Marriage and Family Celebration Mass at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist, Norwich on Saturday June 16.

The Mass begins at 12 noon and is followed by tea and cake with Bishop Alan.  Attendees are welcome […]

24 03, 2018

Good Friday Stations Walk 30 Mar 2018 -12-2pm

2018-03-24T20:18:53+00:00 Categories: CAFOD, Family & Youth, Lent|

This Stations Walk is in aid of the CAFOD Share the Journey Campaign.

Responding to the refugee crisis

This Lent– act in solidarity with those who are forced to flee their homes. Pledge every step that you walk from now until Pentecost Sunday to “Share the Journey” and help CAFOD to reach their goal of 24901 miles – […]

28 11, 2017

St Nicholas has Norwich date at St John’s Cathedral fair

2017-11-29T20:49:42+00:00 Categories: Cathedral Events, Family & Youth, Learning|

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 […]

8 11, 2017

Ignite Youth Retreat 25th Nov

2017-11-18T14:27:00+00:00 Categories: Alive in Faith, Cathedral Events, Family & Youth, Retreat|

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 […]

30 10, 2017

Hundreds join vigil for life procession

2017-10-30T20:34:05+00:00 Categories: Family & Youth|

Around 700 Catholics from across the Diocese of East Anglia took part in a silent Eucharistic procession through Norwich city centre last night (Oct 27), which was followed by an all-night vigil at St John’s Cathedral to pray for the dignity and sanctity of all human life.

The candle-lit procession began with a short liturgy at […]

16 10, 2017

Vigil and torchlight procession

2017-10-16T13:07:58+00:00 Categories: Family & Youth|

A silent torchlight Eucharistic Procession of the Blessed Sacrament through Norwich city centre will be followed by an all-night Vigil in the Cathedral of St John the Baptist on Friday October 27.

During the Vigil, prayers will be offered that all may come to recognise the dignity and sanctity of all human life.

Fr Henry Whisenant, one […]

3 10, 2017

Love is a heart beat ….

2017-10-04T14:05:59+00:00 Categories: CAFOD, Family & Youth, Justice & Peace|

Love must win out; it is the only thing that can” – Romero – the heartbeat of El Salvador

What an awesome and inspiring performance from Rise Theatre on Saturday 30th September.  St John the Baptist Cathedral were delighted to host the premier performance of Romero – the heartbeat of El Salvador.

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14 09, 2017

St John’s Cathedral – 2nd cathedral to be awarded the Live Simply award

2017-09-15T14:42:46+00:00 Categories: CAFOD, Cathedral Events, Family & Youth, Justice & Peace, Latest News|

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 […]

13 09, 2017

CAFOD Harvest Fast Day – Friday 6th October 2017 – let’s all do our part!

2017-09-13T22:04:54+00:00 Categories: CAFOD, Cathedral Events, Family & Youth, Justice & Peace, Latest News|

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 […]

8 09, 2017

Catholicism – A journey around the world and deep into the faith

2017-09-19T23:01:01+00:00 Categories: Alive in Faith, Cathedral Events, Family & Youth, Retreat|

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.
Bishop […]

31 08, 2017

Heritage Open Days

2017-08-31T13:17:20+00:00 Categories: Family & Youth, Heritage Open Days, Learning|

Curious to learn more about the Cathedral of St John the Baptist? Thirsty for some culture and new experiences? Look no further! From Thursday 7th – Sunday 10th September the Cathedral of St John the Baptist will be a proud participant in this year’s Heritage Open Days. Many heritage sites around the country open their […]

29 08, 2017

Quiz and Supper Night – Saturday 16th September 7.30pm

2017-08-29T14:56:23+00:00 Categories: Cathedral Events, Family & Youth, Justice & Peace|

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 & […]

3 08, 2017

Romero – the Heartbeat of El Salvador – 30th September 2017 – 7.30pm – Get your tickets now!

2017-09-08T21:39:10+00:00 Categories: CAFOD, Cathedral Events, Family & Youth, Justice & Peace|

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 […]

26 05, 2017

We don’t want your money, but we do need your help….

2017-05-27T22:26:39+00:00 Categories: CAFOD, Family & Youth, Justice & Peace, News|

VOLUNTEER CLEANERS WANTED.

Lauren Henery from English Plus is looking for volunteers to join the ‘cleaning squad’ to prepare houses for newly arrived asylum seekers to Norwich.
Several parishioners from St John’s are involved. CAN YOU SPARE A FEW HOURS TO HELP?
Please email Lauren at Lauren@englishplus.org.uk.
English Plus is part of the Norwich Integration Partnership which is […]