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    Archbishop of Canterbury's statement on 25th anniversary of Rwanda genocide

    10/04/2019

    In a statement today, the Archbishop said "we stand at the foot of the cross" with the people of Rwanda. 

  2. Archbishop of Canterbury to visit China

    10/04/2019

    The Archbishop will make his second visit to China from 24 to 26 April 2019. 

  3. Justin Welby on housing estate in Lambeth

    Archbishop Justin Welby: Britain's housing crisis is a major challenge

    09/04/2019

    Building homes is important but it’s not enough - we need to build communities, writes Archbishop Justin Welby. 

  4. Lambeth Awards 2019 group

    Archbishop of Canterbury presents 2019 Lambeth Awards

    04/04/2019

    Twenty-seven people who have made an extraordinary contribution to the Church and society were recognised by the Archbishop at Lambeth Palace today.

  5. 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. 

  6. 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'

  7. 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.

  9. ABC Synod Edit

    Archbishop of Canterbury's presidential address to General Synod

    20/02/2019

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

  10. 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.