News Archive 2019

  1. Candle

    Coronavirus: Archbishops call for national day of prayer and action


    Writing in the Daily Mail and the Yorkshire Post, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York have called for a National Day of Prayer and Action in response to the coronavirus pandemic. 

  2. School student

    A message from the Archbishop of Canterbury to school leaders and teachers


    A message from the Archbishop of Canterbury to school leaders and teachers.

  3. Easter sermon 2020

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's Easter Sermon


    Read Archbishop Justin Welby's Easter sermon. 

  4. Easter sermon 2020

    Archbishop of Canterbury will call for 'a resurrection of our common life,' in Easter Sunday sermon


    The sermon is part of the Church of England’s first national digital service for Easter Sunday. 

  5. Resurrection

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's Ecumenical Easter Letter 2020


    Archbishop Justin Welby's Easter letter to partners and heads of other churches around the world.

  6. Candles

    Archbishop of Canterbury launches free dial-in worship phoneline during coronavirus lockdown


    The national phoneline will bring worship and prayer into people’s homes while church buildings are closed.

  7. Morag Ellis

    New Dean of the Arches and Auditor of the Chancery Court of York appointed


    The Archbishops have appointed Morag Ellis QC as Dean of the Arches and Auditor of the Chancery Court of York. 

  8. ABC and ABY

    General Synod: Archbishop of Canterbury's tribute to Archbishop of York


    The Archbishop of Canterbury's tribute to the Archbishop of York at General Synod on 13 February 2020. 

  9. West Bank

    Archbishop Justin Welby and Cardinal Vincent Nichols’ Joint Statement on West Bank Annexation


    The Archbishop and the Cardinal have written to the Israeli Ambassador and the UK Prime Minister opposing any West Bank annexation by Israel. 

  10. Church interior

    A message from Archbishop Justin Welby on churches reopening for public worship


    Archbishop Justin Welby has welcomed the announcement that church buildings will reopen for public worship.