To mark his 50th birthday later this year, Fr Dominic Howarth is cycling 5,000 kilometres on a static bike to raise money for local charities. Please sponsor him if you can.
Applications for the BCYS Summer Lourdes Pilgrimage will close on Friday 10 January. Don't miss out on this wonderful experience!
Bishop Alan has asked parishes across the Diocese to support the work of children's charity bccs this Christmas.
In his pastoral letter for the Feast of the Holy Family, Bishop Alan says the presence of the Child Redeemer at Bethlehem is an enduring sign of hope for the Church and the world.
Listen to Bishop Alan's Christmas message, first broadcast on BBC Essex.
Education Update - Schools Newsletter for December 2019
Following the results of the General Election, the president of the Bishops' Conference of England & Wales has issued this statement.
An event to raise money for those experiencing hardship in the West Bank and Gaza took place at Gidea Park, alongside a collection for the local Food Bank.
Back by popular demand, this film is to be shown again on 10 December.
The statement concentrates on the key issues – not parties or manifestos – offering a series of points that can be put to candidates prior to voting.