2014 news archive

  1. ABC Mediation

    Archbishop of Canterbury condemns killing of David Haines


    The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has condemned the "brutal, cruel murder" of British aid worker David Haines and called on churches to pray for his family.

    2 min read
  2. Archbishop Justin Welby with Anglican bishops in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

    Archbishop of Canterbury visits Anglicans in Brazil and Chile


    Continuing his worldwide visits to fellow primates, Archbishop Justin Welby visits Anglican churches in Brazil and the Southern Cone.

    2 min read
  3. ABC Speech

    Archbishop's message to international ecumenical conference on Orthodox spirituality


    Archbishop Justin Welby sent this message to Prior Enzo and the Community of the Monastery of Bose, and all attending the 22nd International Ecumenical Conference on Orthodox Spirituality, 3—6 September 2014

    3 min read
  4. ABC at Lambeth Palace

    WATCH: Archbishop calls for 'solidarity and prayer' with Mid-East Christians


    After praying with Middle East church leaders at Lambeth Palace today, the Archbishop spoke out in solidarity with Christians and other minorities being persecuted in the Middle East.

    3 min read
  5. Lambeth Palace exterior

    IRAQ: Pray. Act. Give.


    Find out what the Church of England is doing to support all those suffering in Iraq - and how you can help. 

    4 min read
  6. Archbishop Justin Welby meets the Vatican First XI during his visit to Rome.

    Church of England picks cricket team to face Vatican first XI


    Church of England will play the Vatican XI to raise awareness of modern-day slavery. 

    1 min read
  7. Lambeth Palace exterior

    Open House London: Book your tickets today


    Tickets for free architectural tours of Lambeth Palace as part of Open House London are available from 10am this morning.

    1 min read
  8. Archbishop Justin Welby at St Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne, Australia.

    Archbishop in Melbourne: Church should pursue ‘positive holiness’


    Archbishop Justin Welby preaches at inauguration of new Archbishop of Melbourne during 10-day visit to Anglican primates in the South Pacific.

    2 min read
  9. ABC Mediation

    Iraq: Archbishop interviewed on Radio 4


    Archbishop Justin Welby gave an interview to Radio 4 yesterday about the atrocities in northern Iraq

    2 min read
  10. The Archbishop and Mrs Welby with the Archbishop of Papua New Guinea and diocesan bishops.

    Archbishop visits Anglicans in Papua New Guinea


    Archbishop Justin Welby is on a 10-day visit to fellow Anglican leaders in the South Pacific. 

    2 min read