2019 news archive

  1. Christmas tree in Canterbury Cathedral

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's Christmas Sermon 2019


    Read the Archbishop of Canterbury's sermon at Canterbury Cathedral today. 

    7 min read
  2. DRC

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's 2019 Ecumenical Christmas Letter


    Read the Archbishop's Christmas letter to church leaders around the world.

    3 min read
  3. Lambeth Palace exterior

    Statement on recent media articles


    ‘Speaking on BBC Radio Five Live recently the Archbishop said, “We have had to learn in the Church that you talk about survivors and victims, that they must come first.”

    1 min read
  4. Lambeth Palace

    Archbishop Justin sends message to South Sudan Council of Churches


    Read Archbishop Justin's message to South Sudan Council of Churches strategy meeting in Kenya. 

    2 min read
  5. Gregorios small

    Archbishop Justin Welby pays tribute to Greek Orthodox Archbishop Gregorios


    The Archbishop pays tribute to His Eminence Gregorios, who was Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Thyateira and Great Britain for thirty years.

    1 min read
  6. Time to ‘leave our echo chambers’ and listen to others, say Archbishops in General Election message


    Stand up for the truth and ‘challenge falsehoods when we hear them’, say Archbishops Welby and Sentamu in election message for age of social media.

    5 min read
  7. Justin Welby in the Diocese of Bristol

    Archbishop gives 'Thought For The Day' on mental health


    Read the text of the Archbishop of Canterbury's 'Thought For The Day' on BBC Radio 4's Today programme this morning. 

    2 min read
  8. Lambeth external Alex Baker

    Archbishop of Canterbury appoints new Advisor for Reconciliation


    The Archbishop has appointed the Revd Canon Dr Flora Winfield as his new Advisor for Reconciliation.

    3 min read
  9. Archbishop Justin Welby 012

    Archbishop Justin Welby’s response to invitation to chair Citizens' Forum on Brexit


    The Archbishop has responded to an invitation to chair a Citizens' Forum on Brexit. 

    2 min read
  10. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, preaching at York Minster on 7 July 2019.

    Archbishop of Canterbury's sermon at York Minster


    Read the Archbishop's sermon at the service at York Minster this morning.

    10 min read