Blog

Welcome to the Cathedral blog – a brand new feature of this website.

We’ll be using this space to post informal pieces that we hope you will enjoy reading. Whether they be reflections on the issues of the day, insights into Cathedral initiatives or guest features, we’ll be aiming to generate content that you’ll find interesting, insightful and challenging.

Please browse the latest offerings from our selection of bloggers below and, if you’ve got an idea for a blog that you think we’d like to feature, please contact our Marketing Manager.

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  • Sacred Space open to all

    By Canon Andy Bryant - 28 March 2017
    It is 7.10am and it might be expected that, apart from colleagues also gathering for Morning Prayer, I will have ...
  • Our new 'what's on' guide

    By James Shelton - 14 March 2017
    This week marks an exciting milestone for the Cathedral’s marketing department, with the delivery and distribution of our new quarterly 'what’s ...
  • In restless dreams I walked alone

    By Robert Ashton - 07 March 2017
    For the past 50 years, the lyrics of that Paul Simon song, ‘The Sound of Silence’ have echoed around my ...
  • Surprised by the familiar: the Riverside Walk

    By James Shelton - 28 February 2017
    I have lived in Norwich for the majority of my life, however it was only a few years ago that ...
  • Review: Antic Disposition's Henry V

    By James Shelton - 21 February 2017
    On Saturday evening a sell-out audience were treated to a captivating performance of Shakespeare’s Henry V in the Cathedral Nave ...
  • Random Acts of Kindness

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 17 February 2017
    An app on my phone informed me that today is Random Acts of Kindness Day. Quite why February 17th is ...
  • Hans Rosling

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 15 February 2017
    Hans Rosling died last week. He may not have been a household name in Britain, but was honoured in his ...
  • Humanism and Atheism are not synonyms

    By Robert Ashton - 09 February 2017
    I recently attended the London launch of a new ‘Humanists in Business’ network. It was staged by the British Humanist ...
  • Fake news

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 03 February 2017
    I’m not sure when I first heard the term “fake news” but it’s quickly become part of the lexicon. Recently ...
  • Window Shopping

    By Robert Ashton - 23 January 2017
    Back in July I found myself on a stage in the Cathedral speaking about mental health. I’d not really noticed ...