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Ad Clerum - Bishops' Communications to the Clergy

  • GB ARCHON 2913 ADC
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  • 1940 to 2002

An ‘ad clerum’ ( Latin for ‘to the clergy’) is a letter or announcement primarily addressed to ordained ministers from their Bishop.
There are regular, formal notices that the Bishop uses to inform or instruct his clergy for their awareness or action. There are also other ad hoc letters and notes about specific topics.

Clark, Alan Charles Rev DD (1919-2002)

Bishop Clark to Treasurer, Beccles: Guidance for cheques

Wording of guidance implies that money paid by the parishioner would go to the diocese and not benefit St Benet's. This is a reflection on the integrity of diocesan officials; your parish is the responsibility of Downside; your priest enters fully into the life of the diocese.

Clark, Alan Charles Rev DD (1919-2002)

Catholic Diocese celebrates Tenth Birthday

79,000 Catholics celebrate the tenth birthday of their diocese on Sunday 1 June. Provides a short history and some comments from Bishop Clark, the first Bishop of the new diocese. June will be a "month of festival" ending with a Mass of Thanksgiving attended by church leaders including the Bishop of Norwich, Rt Rev Peter Nott.

Dowsey, Gary Rev (1955-)

Centenary, St John's RC Cathedral, Norwich (Anglia ITV report)

Programme report broadcast 25 June 1984. Voice over by reporter.
Cardinal Hume & Bishop Clark celebrating Mass - Centenary of laying of the foundation stone for SJB, Norwich.
Opening sequence of Mass and congregation; extract of Cardinal Hume's homily; short interviews with Hume, Clark and some of the congregation.
sound quality poor
running time - 2 minutes 4 seconds
digital file size: 45 Kbytes

Anglia Television Limited

Diocese of East Anglia - Tenth Anniversary / Church Leaders in Prayers for Unity

pg1: an invitation to News Editors to attend at St John's Cathedral, Norwich, for the Celebration of the Diocese's Tenth Anniversary - includes a programme of the day's events
pg2: description of the context of the anniversary plus a list of church leaders to be present. Collection money (expected to exceed £10m,000) will be given to Mr. Julian Filowski, director of CAFOD. St Thomas More Middle school and St John First school will provide musical entertainment.

Dowsey, Gary Rev (1955-)

Diocese of East Anglia Banner

Cloth banner; suspension pole; red tassels
Used to be suspended over West End Gallery. It was used in processions at Walsingham both for the East Anglian and National Pilgrimages.

St John the Baptist, Cathedral Parish, Norwich

Diocese Shield and motto

Shield superseded by new Diocesan shield
Motto bar - suspended beneath the shield
The shield was created for the first Bishop Alan Clarke with the intention of showing St John's was now a Cathedral not just a parish church. Believed to have been made an artist friend of Bishop Alan’s, Cecilia [?] Green. Positioned on the back of Bishop's wooden chair in SJB Cathedral until the new stone Cathedra was completed.

St John the Baptist, Cathedral Parish, Norwich

Mass of Thanksgiving - Bp Peter Smith

Silver Jubilee Celebrations / Roman Catholic Diocese of East Anglia
Mass of Thanksgiving / celebrated by / Rt Rev Peter Smith LLB JCD / Second Bishop of East Anglia
in the presence of
His Eminence Cardinal Cormac Murphy O'Connor
Saturday 2nd June 2001
running time: 1 hour 43 minutes
digital file size: 1.9 Gbytes

Eastern Associates