News Archive 2019

  1. Sunset

    Archbishop of Canterbury's Thought For The Day


    Read the text of the Archbishop's Thought For The Day on BBC Radio 4 this morning. 

  2. Lambeth Awards

    Archbishop of Canterbury announces 2020 Lambeth Awards recipients


    Archbishop Justin Welby has announced this year's Lambeth Awards recipients. 

  3. UN HQ

    Archbishop urges UN Security Council to “lead the world” and implement global ceasefire


    The Archbishop of Canterbury has also urged churches and other faith groups to lend their support.  


  4. Chapel cross

    A Statement on Episcopal Consecrations


    A statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury. 

  5. Hagia Sophia

    CTE Presidents' statement on the Hagia Sophia


    Presidents of Churches Together in England have responded to the Turkish government's decision on Hagia Sophia.

  6. Rev Canon Chris Russell

    Archbishop’s evangelism adviser moves to full-time role at Lambeth Palace


    For the past seven years the Rev’d Canon Chris Russell has served as the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Adviser for Evangelism and Witness on a part time basis. Archbishop Justin has recently invited Chris to come to work full time on this priority.

  7. ACF appeal crop

    Archbishop Justin Welby launches 'Together in Unity' coronavirus appeal


    The appeal aims to support Anglican churches and communities around the world during the pandemic. 

  8. ABC in Sri Lanka

    Archbishop asks Sri Lankan Anglicans to pray for Bishop of Colombo decision


    Archbishop Justin Welby has asked Anglicans to pray for the Holy Spirit to guide the discernment process. 

  9. Easter preview

    Archbishop of Canterbury and Bishop of London's article in The Telegraph


    Read Archbishop Justin Welby and Bishop Sarah Mullally's article in The Telegraph today. 

  10. Cross tint

    Letter from Archbishops of Canterbury and York to Church of England Bishops


    Archbishops Justin Welby and Stephen Cottrell have written to the Bishops of the Church of England today.