2018 news archive
Christians from Africa, the Far East and the UK are among the recipients of the 2018 Lambeth Awards, presented by the Archbishop of Canterbury at Lambeth Palace.
Statement from Archbishop of Canterbury on the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, IICSA
Archbishop Justin Welby hosted a private meeting with the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, HRH Mohammed bin Salman, at Lambeth Palace this morning.
The Archbishop of Canterbury’s Anglican Communion Fund (ACF) has appointed Safiya Nyirongo as Chief Executive Officer.
Archbishop Justin Welby and Cardinal Vincent Nichols call on Israeli government to protect Jerusalem holy sites
In a joint letter to the Israeli ambassador, the two faith leaders expressed their deep concern at the discriminatory taxation of churches in Jerusalem.
Archbishop Justin Welby is backing Pope Francis's call for a day of prayer and fasting for South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The Archbishop of Canterbury has paid tribute to Billy Graham, the American pastor and evangelist, who has died aged 99.
The Archbishop spoke of "an ecumenism of action" at the World Council of Churches 70th anniversary celebration in Geneva.
The Revd Canon Joanna Udal was awarded the Cross of St Augustine for Services to the Anglican Communion.
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have announced the formal response from the House of Bishops following the publication of Sir Philip Mawer’s independent review into the nomination to the See of Sheffield.