Ecumenical relations

Justin Welby with Pope Francis laughing

'Father make them one'

Christian unity

Explore the Archbishop's role in helping to work for the unity of Christians.

In this video, Archbishop Justin's ecumenical adviser, the Revd Dr Will Adam, introduces how the Archbishop works for the unity of Christians. 

Walking together

Through his relationships with other Christian leaders and their churches, the Archbishop works for the unity of Christ's people around the world. 

Praying for unity

We pray for Christian unity every day at Lambeth Palace. 

A member of Chemin Neuf in the Chapel at Lambeth Palace

Chemin Neuf at Lambeth Palace

Members of the international Chemin Neuf community live at Lambeth Palace - in what Archbishop Justin calls "a radical step forward for Christian unity". 

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Study and friendship

For over nine decades the Nikæan Club has been developing relations between the Church of England and non-Anglican churches overseas.


"The Church when it is visibly united speaks more powerfully to the world – by the grace of the Spirit of God – than we can ever begin to imagine."


Archbishop Justin Welby