2020 news archive

  1. Candles

    Archbishop of Canterbury launches free dial-in worship phoneline during coronavirus lockdown

    26/04/2020

    The national phoneline will bring worship and prayer into people’s homes while church buildings are closed.

  2. Resurrection

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's Ecumenical Easter Letter 2020

    14/04/2020

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

  3. Easter sermon 2020

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's Easter Sermon

    12/04/2020

    Read Archbishop Justin Welby's Easter sermon. 

  4. Easter sermon 2020

    Archbishop of Canterbury will call for 'a resurrection of our common life,' in Easter Sunday sermon

    09/04/2020

    The sermon is part of the Church of England’s first national digital service for Easter Sunday. 

  5. School student

    A message from the Archbishop of Canterbury to school leaders and teachers

    23/03/2020

    A message from the Archbishop of Canterbury to school leaders and teachers.

  6. Candle

    Coronavirus: Archbishops call for national day of prayer and action

    17/03/2020

    Writing in the Daily Mail and the Yorkshire Post, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York have called for a National Day of Prayer and Action in response to the coronavirus pandemic. 

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    The Archbishop of Canterbury's New Year Message

    01/01/2020

    Read the Archbishop's New Year Message for 2020.