2015 news archive

  1. ABC Stock 1

    Archbishop Justin's ecumenical Christmas greeting


    The Archbishop of Canterbury has sent a Christmas message to ecumenical partners and heads of churches around the world.

  2. Abune Dioskoros - Patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church

    Archbishop expresses sadness at death of Abune Dioskoros


    The Archbishop of Canterbury today expressed his sadness over the death of the Abune Dioskoros of the Eritrean Orthodox Church.

  3. ABC with Shia Theologians

    Archbishop of Canterbury welcomes Shia theologians to Lambeth Palace


    Archbishop Justin welcomed the theologians at the end of their three days of dialogue with Christian theologians.

  4. ABC and the Community of St Anselm

    Archbishop invites more young Christians to spend ‘a year in God’s time’


    The Archbishop of Canterbury has invited more young Christians to join the Community of St Anselm at Lambeth Palace.

  5. ABC Anselm

    Archbishop of Canterbury welcomes Paris climate deal


    Welcoming the climate deal reached in Paris this weekend, the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, said the global church must be a key partner in tackling climate change.

  6. Justin Welby in the House of Lords

    Archbishop responds to Prime Minister's statement on Syria


    Archbishop Justin Welby responded in the House of Lords today to the Prime Minister's statement on extending British military operations in Syria. 

  7. Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa - Preacher to Papal Household

    'Rebuild my house!' Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa preaches to the General Synod


    The Preacher to Papal Household, Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa, preached to the General Synod of the Church of England at Westminster Abbey.

  8. ABC Anselm

    Archbishop of Canterbury on the Church of England's prayer advert


    Archbishop Justin Welby commented today on the decision by leading cinemas not to show the Church of England's 'Just Pray' advert.

  9. ADC with Poice

    Archbishop of Canterbury prays with police officers


    The Met Police Commissioner and 80 officers joined the Archbishop at Lambeth Palace Chapel.

  10. ABC Stock 1

    Archbishop's speech at Lord Mayor's Banquet


    Archbishop Justin Welby said the UK needs a financial centre for the good of all in his speech at the Lord Mayor's Banquet at London's Guildhall last night.