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Welcome to the Church of England in Suffolk

Serving 660,000 people through St Edmundsbury Cathedral, 445 parishes and 87 Church Schools. Led by Bishop Martin Seeley, the vision is ‘flourishing congregations, making a difference’.
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Latest News

Bishop Mike is becoming a beekeeper this Lent

Bishop Mike is becoming a beekeeper this Lent

Giving up smoking, alcohol or chocolate is the traditional practice for Lent. But this year, the Diocese of Ipswich and St Edmundsbury is taking it one step further by going green for...

Latest News from across the Diocese

Bishop Mike is becoming a beekeeper this Lent

Bishop Mike is becoming a beekeeper this Lent

Giving up smoking, alcohol or chocolate is the traditional practice for Lent. But this year, the Diocese of Ipswich and St Edmundsbury is taking it one step further by going green for...

Practical steps to reduce the risk of infection from Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Practical steps to reduce the risk of infection from Coronavirus (COVID-19).

The Church of England’s Mission and Public Affairs division has published advice to parishes on practical steps to reduce the risk of infection from Coronavirus (COVID-19). The guidance, written by...

The millennium of the Abbey of St Edmund is here!

The millennium of the Abbey of St Edmund is here!

2020 is 1,000 years since King Canute founded the Benedictine Abbey in Bury St Edmunds.  This is a major anniversary for Christianity in East Anglia and the Diocese is celebrating in various ways...

Bishop Martin and Bishop Mike chat in their Vlog

+Martin Seeley and +Mike Harrison on on giving things up for glory

FORTHCOMING EVENTS ACROSS THE DIOCESE

Cafe Church@St Peter's

Sunday 1 March 2020 at 8:53am
Location: St Peter's Church, Bury St Edmunds
WORSHIP FOR ALL AGES AT ST PETER'S CHURCH BURY ST EDMUNDS - 1ST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH SONGS - STORIES - PUPPETS - DRAMA ARRIVE 10.30 FOR COFFEE, CROISSANTS, DONUTS...

FORTHCOMING EVENTS ACROSS THE DIOCESE

Cafe Church@St Peter's

Sunday 1 March 2020 at 8:53am
Location: St Peter's Church, Bury St Edmunds
WORSHIP FOR ALL AGES AT ST PETER'S CHURCH BURY ST EDMUNDS - 1ST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH SONGS - STORIES - PUPPETS - DRAMA ARRIVE 10.30 FOR COFFEE, CROISSANTS, DONUTS...

Family Service: family@church

Sunday 1 March 2020 at 9:30am
Location: Debenham Parish Church
A modern service with hymns and the choir. Join us afterwards in Dove Cottage for refreshments. There is an area in the church for young children and a few toys, or...

Cafe Church

Sunday 1 March 2020 at 7:00pm
Location: St John's Woodbridge
Cafe church is an informal worship event including an extended time of worship in song, biblical teaching and ministry.  In the relaxed setting around coffee tables and with refreshments and cake...

Our Christian Faith

Our Faith

We believe and trust in one God, Father Son and Holy Spirit.

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