The school aims to develop and enrich the children’s understanding of themselves and of the world around them, within a supportive community based on Christian values. These aims are all the more important as we strive to prepare the children to become responsible citizens of the challenging society in which they live.
The Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich was founded in 1914 and includes the county of Suffolk, except for an area of North East Suffolk around Lowestoft, and one parish in the county of Essex. It serves over 631,000 people living in a geographical area of over 1,400 square miles.
The Eye Bach Choir was founded in 1974 by Merlin and Ann Channon. It has nearly fifty singers and a tradition of excellent performance. Although we honour J.S.Bach in our title, our repertoire covers works from the sixteenth to the twentieth century. We usually perform three concerts annually in Eye Church.
The Shrine Church is situated in beautiful grounds close to the centre of the medieval village of Little Walsingham. Built in the twentieth century the Shrine Church is where the Holy House is located - a replica of the home in Nazareth of Joseph, Mary and Jesus (the Holy Family) - and where the Guardians of the Shrine have their stalls
The Church of England is called, as are all Churches, to carry forward the work that Jesus Christ began in all aspects of the life of people in society. Jesus said to those who followed him 'As the Father has sent me, so do I send you.'
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The Society stands within the Catholic Tradition of the Church of England and exercises the right of presentation to over eighty Livings throughout the country. The Society also seeks to promote the Catholic Faith as the Church of England has received it.
Thanks to our supporters, benefactors and helpers, the church has acquired, among many new features, an assembly room and a magnificent historic organ, on which visiting international organists have performed. Our work continues. Our thanks go to all those whose support and generosity have enabled our church to flourish. On their behalf we would like to invite you all to visit Eye and its magnificent church… and to stay awhile to sample its worship, music and its welcome.