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.

  • Cathedral Prayer: The Heartbeat of God’s Love

    By The Revd Dr Peter Doll - 14 March 2018
    Each day at Norwich Cathedral begins in the same way. Shortly before seven o’clock, the verger unlocks the doors and ...
  • The Motherhood of God

    By Philip Young - 09 March 2018
    I will be celebrating Mothering Sunday on March 11. I will, however, be more restrained about celebrating its close neighbour, ...
  • Thought for the day: Taxes

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 06 March 2018
    Sunday’s election in Italy attracted a lot of coverage, but a referendum in Switzerland got little attention. The Swiss were ...
  • Thought for the day: Anniversaries

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 07 February 2018
    Yesterday’s centenary of women gaining the vote made me think about our contemporary fascination with anniversaries. In Britain we seem ...
  • Hard thoughts

    By Canon Andy Bryant - 29 January 2018
    On Saturday night a group of us slept out in the Cathedral Cloisters to raise funds for the work of ...
  • Thought for the day: George Weah's use of symbolism

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 24 January 2018
    Back in 2005 Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was the first woman to be elected President of an African country – Liberia. ...
  • Vocation

    By Robert Ashton - 02 January 2018
    Do you follow a vocation or just have a job? For centuries monks and more recently clergy have worked at our ...
  • A Christmas Message

    By The Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich - 22 December 2017
    Are you one of those people whose Christmas preparations are largely complete by the beginning of December? Or are you ...
  • Music and silence

    By Mary Green - 27 November 2017
    “If there was no such thing as music, there would be no God”, someone once said to me. As a ...
  • Making ethics pay

    By Robert Ashton - 23 November 2017
    A number of weeks have passed since the debate on business ethics took place at OPEN in Norwich. It was ...