Parish News



Following the Prime Minister’s historic announcement last night (March 23) strengthening restrictions in an attempt to combat the spread of COVID-19, all Catholic churches in East Anglia are now closed to the public until further notice. You can see this news on the Diocesan website at:

Homily for Sunday 5th Sunday in Lent

Live stream from Walsingham link:


Mass from St Edmunds Church Bury St Edmunds, Sunday 29 March 10am, 


The re-dedication of England as the Dowry of Mother Mary

A number of our parishioners do not have internet access, if you know anyone like this can we ask that you try and keep them informed about the

information that we have on our website.

Pope Francis has called on the world's Christians and people of goodwill to join together to pray the Lord's Prayer on Wednesday 25th March at 11am at UK time (midday Rome).On Friday 27th March at 5pm UK time(6pm Rome),the Pope will pray on the steps of St Peter's Basilica. Although the square will be empty, there will be a period of Adoration and readings from the scriptures. At the end of the service, the Holy Father will impart his Urbi et Orbi blessing and will offer a Plenary Indulgence for the Covid-19 pandemic.

Offertory Contributions

Bob Sully, our Parish Treasurer has written a short note explaining how we can still make Offertory  contributions whilst there are no public services. Please take a moment to read Bob's note and I attach the standing order form that he mentions.




Catholic papers

A number of UK Catholic Diocesan newspapers are now available online, including Catholic East Anglia.  The link is:

Waveney Food Bank

Our local Food banks are struggling at present, please take the time to read the attached document which provides details on how we can help. There is also a Gift Aid form for those who wish to add this to their donation.

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