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    Archbishop urges UK government to keep its promise to the world’s poorest

    23/11/2020

    The Archbishop was interviewed by Christiane Amanpour on CNN this evening. 

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    General Synod: Joint presidential address by the Archbishops

    23/11/2020

    Read the text of Archbishop Justin Welby and Archbishop Stephen Cottrell's shared presidential address to General Synod today. 

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    Archbishop Justin Welby to take sabbatical and study leave in 2021

    22/11/2020

    The Archbishop will spend the time between May and early August next year in prayer, study and reflection. 

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    Archbishop of Canterbury’s Chaplain to become key Church of England theology adviser

    18/11/2020

    Dr Hamley will serve as Secretary for Ecumenical Relations and Theology and Theological Adviser to the House of Bishops. 

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    Archbishop Justin Welby's Sermon at the Centenary of the Burial of the Unknown Warrior

    10/11/2020

    Read the Archbishop's sermon at today's service at Westminster Abbey. 

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    Churches to hold month of prayer as second lockdown begins

    05/11/2020

    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York and other senior church leaders are inviting Christians to participate in a month of prayer as a second lockdown in England comes into force.

     

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    A Letter to the Nation from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York

    04/11/2020

    Ahead of national lockdown, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York have written a letter to the nation. 

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    Archbishops join interfaith call to PM to allow public worship

    03/11/2020

    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York, together with the Bishop of London, have joined national faith leaders in calling on the Government to permit public worship during the forthcoming lockdown in England.

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    A letter to clergy from Archbishops Justin Welby and Stephen Cottrell and the Bishop of London

    02/11/2020

    Following the announcement of a second national lockdown, a letter has been sent to clergy from the Archbishops and Bishop Sarah Mullally.