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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  • Art, Conflict and Remembering

    By Adrienne Dengerink Chaplin - 02 November 2017
    Art sometimes speaks more powerfully than words. This exhibition aims to provide a safe space for open-ended, cross-community conversations that ...
  • Thought for the Day: Speed & Groundedness

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 23 October 2017
    The British built Bloodhound car is making its first public test runs at Newquay Airport in Cornwall this week. It’s ...
  • Quadrants of Colour: John McLean

    By John McLean - 19 October 2017
    I subdivided the three-light windows, re-echoing the Trinity to which the Cathedral is dedicated, but also reflecting the strongest element ...
  • It’s OK to try to change the world

    By Robert Ashton - 09 October 2017
    It is no longer necessary to be kind and gentle at home and cold and hard at work. Increasingly we ...
  • Harvest Festival - we must share the goodness

    By Canon Andy Bryant - 28 September 2017
    It is frightening how easily we have learnt to live with the injustices that beset modern life. In the supermarket, ...
  • Does it really pay to be ethical in business?

    By Robert Ashton - 20 September 2017
    Britain is on course to have the highest employment rate in Europe, said the Office for National Statistics last week. ...
  • Championing Mental Health

    By Canon Andy Bryant - 12 September 2017
    Cathedrals seem to be spaces that attract peoples of all faiths and none. Something about its spiritual significance, history and/or ...
  • Ethical Business: Can It Pay?

    By Robert Ashton - 31 August 2017
    I'm pretty determined to leave the world in a better state than I found it. With my 62nd birthday fast ...
  • New books

    By Gudrun Warren - 16 August 2017
    Buying new books is one of my favourite parts of the job as Cathedral Librarian – just as well, as ...
  • Thought for the Day: Learning

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 09 August 2017
    It was reported last week that some students at British universities receive as little as 26 hours of one-to-one tuition ...