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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  • A prayer for COP26

    By The Revd Canon Aidan Platten, Canon Precentor - 29 October 2021
    God of creation, we thank you for the wonderful world you have given us: help us to see the world through your ...
  • A dinosaur roar of hope!

    By The Revd Canon Andy Bryant, Canon for Mission and Pastoral Care - 08 September 2021
    Who would have thought a dinosaur in a cathedral would be so popular? After just six weeks in residence, Dippy ...
  • A dinosaur at Norwich Cathedral

    By The Revd Canon Andy Bryant, Canon for Mission and Pastoral Care - 23 June 2021
    A dinosaur in a cathedral. Will it make you smile or make you frown? There will, of course, be some ...
  • Join our team of volunteers

    By The Revd Canon Andy Bryant, Canon for Mission and Pastoral Care - 19 April 2021
    Volunteers have always been at the heart of our life at Norwich Cathedral, supporting our dedicated staff in a wide ...
  • A prayer for The Duke of Edinburgh

    09 April 2021
    God of our lives, we give thanks for the life of Prince Philip, for the love he shared among us, and for ...
  • An Easter message

    By The Dean of Norwich, the Very Revd Jane Hedges - 30 March 2021
    This week as we come to a second Easter still in the midst of the pandemic, the message that Christ ...
  • New Year, New Lockdown: New Hope?

    By The Revd Dr Peter Doll, Canon Librarian and Vice Dean - 06 January 2021
    This may be a new year, but we find ourselves still wrestling with last year’s dilemma. How can we balance ...
  • Learning to do differently this Christmas

    By The Revd Canon Andy Bryant, Canon for Mission and Pastoral Care - 16 December 2020
    We know that for thousands of people coming to a Norwich Cathedral service is an essential part of their Christmas ...
  • An Advent like no other

    By The Dean of Norwich, the Very Revd Jane Hedges - 29 November 2020
    Advent 2020 will be an Advent like no other inasmuch as we enter it in lockdown in the midst of ...
  • Presiding alone in a crowded chapel

    By The Revd Canon Andy Bryant, Canon for Mission and Pastoral Care - 16 November 2020
    It is not something I thought I would ever do, after all it was something that had ended at the ...