Our Bishop

Statement Tuesday June 11th 2013 from the Diocese of East Anglia:

Bishop Alan

'Bishop Alan Hopes was appointed Bishop of East Anglia in June 2013. Bishop Hopes was ordained priest in the Church of England in 1968 and served until he was received into the Catholic Church in 1994. He was ordained priest in the Catholic Church in December 1995. He was ordained bishop in Westminster’s Metropolitan Cathedral of the Most Precious Blood on 24 January 2003. He is Chairman of The Committee for Liturgy and is a member of the Bishops’ Conference Department of Life and Worship.

Bishop Hopes succeeds the late Bishop Michael Evans who died peacefully on 11 July 2011 after a long illness.'

In your will is our peace: Bishop Alan Hopes from Diocese of East Anglia on Vimeo.

video: Bob Walters.