2015 news archive

  1. ABC Justin Welby Crop

    Archbishop of Canterbury’s Ecumenical Easter Letter


    Text of Archbishop Justin Welby's Easter letter to partners and heads of other churches around the world.

    4 min read
  2. Bishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon

    Nigerian bishop to be Anglican Communion’s next Secretary General


    The Most Revd Dr Josiah Atkins Idowu-Fearon has been appointed to be the next Secretary General of the Anglican Communion.

    3 min read
  3. Archbishop's speech in Dresden: Letter of clarification in Daily Mail


    Daily Mail clarification regarding Archbishop Justin Welby’s speech in Dresden

    1 min read
  4. Justin Welby with members of MAF

    Archbishop visits Christian aviation charity


    Archbishop prays for work of Christian charity that flies planes in developing countries to reach communities in need. 

    2 min read
  5. ABC Open

    Archbishop to spend Holy Week in Canterbury


    Archbishop Justin will spend the week at Canterbury Cathedral and visiting local churches and communities. 

    1 min read
  6. CoSA 2018 group wave

    Archbishop leads prayers at Richard III reinterment


    Archbishop of Canterbury blesses remains of King Richard III during reburial ceremony at Leicester Cathedral. 

    2 min read
  7. Archbishop of Canterbury with candles in the background

    Holy Week lectures at Canterbury Cathedral


    The Archbishop of Canterbury will reflect on prayer, reconciliation and evangelism in three lectures at Canterbury Cathedral during Holy Week.

    1 min read
  8. ABC Lords

    Archbishop asks government about Nigeria's presidential election


    Written response from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to the Archbishop's question about forthcoming presidential election in Nigeria.

    2 min read
  9. Archbishop of Canterbury to visit China


    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will visit China on 27 May to 5 June 2015. 

    2 min read
  10. Archbishop Justin Welby at Down Cathedral, Downpatrick, Northern Ireland, 17 March 2015.

    Archbishop urges Northern Ireland 'keep going' on reconciliation


    Northern Ireland is "symbol of hope" for the world, says Archbishop on historic St Patrick's Day visit. 

    3 min read