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    Archbishops Join Faith Leaders Call For Cross-Party Commission To Tackle Child Poverty

    29/10/2020

    A diverse group of faith leaders has written to the Prime Minister calling for the urgent establishment of a cross-party commission with the mandate and resources to tackle child poverty in England.

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    Primates' FT letter on the UK Internal Market Bill

    19/10/2020

    The five primates of the UK and Ireland have written a joint letter in today's FT about the UK Internal Market Bill. 

  3. Archbishop Justin speaking at the launch of 'Living Reconciliation', General Synod, London

    Archbishop of Canterbury backs launch of Alliance for Full Employment

    18/10/2020

    The Archbishop has written to Gordon Brown welcoming the launch of the Alliance for Full Employment. 

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    PCR2 Reference Group for National Church Institutions and Archbishops publishes Terms of Reference

    12/10/2020

    PCR2 will be completed in every Church of England Diocese by 2021. 

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    Personal statement from Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby following publication of IICSA report 

    06/10/2020

    A statement from the Archbishop following publication today of the IICSA report on the Anglican Church in England and Wales.

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    IICSA report; open letter

    02/10/2020

    Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse; an open letter from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York, the lead safeguarding bishop and the national director of safeguarding.

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    Archbishop of Canterbury and Bishop of Durham urge Government to expand free school meals

    01/10/2020

    Archbishop and Bishop say harrowing numbers of people face destitution by Christmas.  

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    Archbishop of Canterbury announces new Bishop of Colombo

    28/09/2020

    The next Bishop of Colombo in the Church of Ceylon will be Fr Dushantha Rodrigo. 

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    'We cannot surround our love with barbed wire' - Archbishop Justin's sermon at Washington National Cathedral

    27/09/2020

    The Archbishop preached via video at Washington National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. today. 

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    ‘Renewal' for Church is coming despite ‘trauma’ of pandemic, say Archbishops

    24/09/2020

    The Church will emerge “renewed and changed” from the crisis of the global coronavirus pandemic, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York have said.