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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  • Sanctuary

    By Robert Ashton - 25 May 2017
    Last week I visited the Cathedral twice. The first time in the afternoon for some silent reflection and then later ...
  • The Duke of Edinburgh & the contribution of 'super seniors'

    By The Rt Revd Graham James - 05 May 2017
    Not many people announce their retirement from formal duties as they approach their 96th birthday. The news from Buckingham Palace ...
  • My Cathedral Life: Lucy Thalange

    By Lucy Thalange - 04 May 2017
    My parents started taking me to Norwich Cathedral when I was three years old so naturally Sunday school was the ...
  • The loss of sight

    By The Rt Revd Graham James - 28 April 2017
    Yesterday’s news about a new kind of eye test for glaucoma captured my attention. I’ve got a personal interest. My ...
  • Responding to Art

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 21 April 2017
    Tomorrow sees the official unveiling of sculptures by Antony Gormley on the campus of the University of East Anglia here ...
  • The Bishop's Easter Message

    By Rt Revd Graham James - 16 April 2017
    Last week the Archbishop of York, the Prime Minister and even Jeremy Corbyn commented on the airbrushing of Easter from ...
  • St Matthew’s Passion

    By Robert Ashton - 10 April 2017
    On Saturday evening I sat in the Cathedral with my eyes tightly closed. No, I wasn’t praying, but was overwhelmed ...
  • Holy Week and Easter at Norwich Cathedral

    By James Shelton - 05 April 2017
    Isn't it amazing what a little sunshine can do? Our social media feeds have been alive of late, with people ...
  • 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 ...