2017 news archive

  1. Lords Westminster

    London attack: Archbishop of Canterbury responds in House of Lords


    Paying tribute to victims and first responders, Archbishop Justin Welby spoke of the |9999999998|deep values|9999999998| in British society that give us the strength to persevere.

    4 min read
  2. Archbishop Justin met with Archbishop Bernard in Burundi in February

    Archbishop of Canterbury welcomes new Director of Anglican Centre in Rome


    Archbishop Bernard Ntahoturi will be Representative of the Archbishop of Canterbury to the Holy See and Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome.

    4 min read
  3. Bishop Nigel Stock

    Bishop Nigel Stock announces retirement as Bishop at Lambeth


    The Bishop at Lambeth, the Rt Rev Nigel Stock, has announced that he will be retiring in August.

    3 min read
  4. Lords

    European Union: Archbishop of Canterbury's speech in Lords debate


    Read the Archbishop's speech in the Lords today during the Report stage of the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill.

    4 min read
  5. Istanbul 1

    ‘Sins Before Our Eyes’ – Archbishop joins with Ecumenical Patriarch to fight modern slavery


    Archbishop Justin and Patriarch Bartholomew issue joint statement on modern slavery at forum in Istanbul.

    2 min read
  6. Thy Kingdom Come 2017: Archbishop of Canterbury launches #PledgeToPray


    The Archbishop of Canterbury is encouraging Christians of all denominations to #Pledge2Pray as part of global prayer movement Thy Kingdom Come.

    2 min read
  7. ABC Stock 2

    Comment by the Archbishop of Canterbury in response to the statement by the Bishop of Guildford


    Comment by Archbishop Justin Welby in response to the statement by the Bishop of Guildford

    1 min read
  8. Lambeth Palace Large

    Statement on behalf of the Archbishop of Canterbury


    Statement on behalf of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, following reports by Channel 4 News.

    2 min read
  9. The Archbishop of Canterbury and HRH The Prince of Wales

    Prince of Wales attends Anglican Centre in Rome anniversary at Lambeth Palace


    The Archbishop of Canterbury welcomed HRH The Prince of Wales to Lambeth Palace last night to celebrate 50 years of the Anglican Centre in Rome (ACR).

    1 min read
  10. Holocaust Memorial Day

    Collusion of the silent majority: Archbishop on Holocaust Memorial Day


    Archbishop Justin Welby warned against a culture of ‘collusion with evil’ in his address to the annual Holocaust Memorial Day service in Westminster on Thursday January 26, 2017.

    2 min read