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  1. Phil Potter

    Archbishops thank Phil Potter for his leadership of Fresh Expressions

    14/03/2019

    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have thanked the Revd Canon Phil Potter for his important work as Archbishops' Missioner and Fresh Expressions Team Leader. 

  2. The first recipients of a new set of non-academic awards for outstanding service to the church were recognised in a ceremony at Lambeth Palace yesterday.

    Archbishop of Canterbury calls for sensitivity and dialogue in evangelism to other faiths

    13/03/2019

    Archbishop Justin Welby gave the annual Deo Gloria Trust lecture at Lambeth Palace on the topic, "Good news for everyone? Evangelism and other faiths'

  3. Women priests group shot

    Lambeth Palace holds service celebrating 25 years of female priests in the Church of England

    01/03/2019

    The service will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4 at 8:10am on Sunday 3rd March. 

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    Archbishop of Canterbury's opens General Synod 'State of the Nation' debate

    23/02/2019

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's opening speech at his General Synod motion today asking for prayer and commitment to the poor and marginalised.

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    Archbishop of Canterbury's presidential address to General Synod

    20/02/2019

    Read the Archbishop's presidential address to General Synod in London. 

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    Statement from Archbishop of Canterbury on Michael Green

    07/02/2019

    “Michael was a compelling and consummate evangelist, an example and model to all of the joy and energy that living and loving the gospel bring to proclaimer and listener. He served the church locally, nationally and internationally through his ministry of communication in speech and writing."

  7. Lambeth external Alex Baker

    Statement from Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby

    24/01/2019

    Statement by Archbishop Justin Welby regarding the handling of the original allegation against Bishop George Bell. 

  8. The Archbishop of Canterbury and York speaking together

    Statement from Archbishops of Canterbury and York

    17/01/2019

    We echo the call of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland to Christians and all those of faith and goodwill to give time for prayer beginning this Sunday in their local churches. 

  9. Justin Welby and Methodist leaders

    Archbishop Justin Welby and Methodist leaders urge end to anger and vitriol in public debate

    10/01/2019

    Archbishop Justin and the President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference have issued a joint statement calling for an end to anger and vitriol in public discourse. 

  10. Justin Welby at the World Council of Churches in Geneva

    Archbishop Justin raises concern for Kent in event of 'no-deal' Brexit

    09/01/2019

    The Archbishop of Canterbury has expressed concerns for the communities of Kent in the event of a 'no-deal' Brexit.