2017 news archive

  1. Photo of Archbishop Justin visiting Charis Tiwala

    Archbishop of Canterbury becomes patron of charity Charis Tiwala


    Charis Tiwala is pleased to announce the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, as its patron.

    3 min read
  2. Inauguration of new Province of Sudan

    Archbishop preaches at inauguration of new Province of Sudan


    Read the Archbishop's sermon given at All Saints Cathedral in Khartoum on Sunday 30 July as Sudan was inaugurated as the latest province of the Anglican Communion

    9 min read
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    Joint Statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Archbishop of York


    A statement on the 50th Anniversary of the Act of Parliament passed in 1967 which decriminalised homosexual acts in our Country

    3 min read
  4. Army Service 1

    Archbishop Justin Licenses new Archdeacon to the Army


    Archbishop of Canterbury licenses and collates the Revd Clinton Langston as the new Archdeacon to the Army

    1 min read
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    President and Vice President of the Methodist Conference Visit Lambeth Palace


    Accompanied by senior figures from both churches the President, Vice-President and Archbishop discussed matters of mutual concern and were encouraged by reports of Anglicans and Methodists working together.

    1 min read
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    Statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury on the Peter Ball report


    Statement by Archbishop Justin Welby on the publication today of the independent report by Dame Moira Gibb into the Church's handling of the Bishop Peter Ball case.

    1 min read
  7. Finsbury Park Attack 2

    Archbishop condemns attack on Muslims in Finsbury Park


    Responding to the attack on Muslims in Finsbury Park last night, Archbishop Justin said today: The freedom to worship without fear is ... [Read more]

    1 min read
  8. ABC's Awards Ceremony Held at Lambeth Palace

    Archbishop of Canterbury's Awards ceremony held at Lambeth Palace


    Over 35 people from around the world were recognised with awards for outstanding service to the church in a ceremony at Lambeth Palace on Friday.

    4 min read
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    Archbishop of Canterbury's statement on the General Election


    Archbishop Justin Welby's statement today in response to the result of the UK General Election

    1 min read
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    Archbishop Justin on the London attacks


    Archbishop Justin Welby condemned the terrorist attacks and said the people of London are responding with "courage, resilience and determination".

    1 min read