2020 news archive

  1. School pupils wearing face masks

    Archbishop of Canterbury and Bishop of Durham urge Government to expand free school meals

    01/10/2020

    Archbishop and Bishop say harrowing numbers of people face destitution by Christmas.  

  2. Bishop of Colombo

    Archbishop of Canterbury announces new Bishop of Colombo

    28/09/2020

    The next Bishop of Colombo in the Church of Ceylon will be Fr Dushantha Rodrigo. 

  3. ABC Washington sermon

    'We cannot surround our love with barbed wire' - Archbishop Justin's sermon at Washington National Cathedral

    27/09/2020

    The Archbishop preached via video at Washington National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. today. 

  4. ABC and ABY

    ‘Renewal' for Church is coming despite ‘trauma’ of pandemic, say Archbishops

    24/09/2020

    The Church will emerge “renewed and changed” from the crisis of the global coronavirus pandemic, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York have said.

  5. ABC Synod Crop

    Archbishop of Canterbury's address to General Synod

    24/09/2020

    Read the Archbishop's address to Synod today. 

  6. Cross tint

    Letter from Archbishops of Canterbury and York to Church of England Bishops

    23/09/2020

    Archbishops Justin Welby and Stephen Cottrell have written to the Bishops of the Church of England today. 

  7. WCC

    Archbishop of Canterbury becomes patron of CHIPS peacemaking charity

    22/09/2020

    Archbishop Justin Welby succeeds Archbishop Dr John Sentamu as patron of the "radical and innovative" peacemaking organisation. 

  8. Easter preview

    Archbishop of Canterbury and Bishop of London's article in The Telegraph

    16/09/2020

    Read Archbishop Justin Welby and Bishop Sarah Mullally's article in The Telegraph today. 

  9. ABC in Sri Lanka

    Archbishop asks Sri Lankan Anglicans to pray for Bishop of Colombo decision

    11/09/2020

    Archbishop Justin Welby has asked Anglicans to pray for the Holy Spirit to guide the discernment process. 

  10. ACF appeal crop

    Archbishop Justin Welby launches 'Together in Unity' coronavirus appeal

    28/07/2020

    The appeal aims to support Anglican churches and communities around the world during the pandemic.