2022 news archive

  1. Canada 1

    Archbishop of Canterbury apologises to Indigenous peoples of Canada


    The Archbishop visited Canada this weekend to meet with Indigenous communities and apologise for the Anglican Church's legacy of colonialism. 

    6 min read
  2. Canon David Porter

    Archbishop’s Chief of Staff David Porter to step down in autumn


    The Archbishop of Canterbury’s Chief of Staff, David Porter, will be stepping down from his role this autumn.

    2 min read
  3. The Archbishop of Canterbury logo.

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's Ecumenical Easter Letter 2022


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

    3 min read
  4. Chapel cross

    Contested heritage and racial justice: statement by the Archbishop


    Read a statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury. 

    3 min read
  5. Canterbury Crest

    Archbishop Justin's statement on the economic crisis in Sri Lanka


    Read Archbishop Justin's statement about the events unfolding in Sri Lanka

    1 min read
  6. Primates Meeting

    Communique of the March 2022 Primates Meeting


    Read the Official Communique from the Primates Meeting held this week at Lambeth Palace

    7 min read
  7. Dover port

    P&O: Joint statement from the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Bishop of Dover


    Read the Archbishop of Canterbury's joint statement with the Bishop of Dover in response to P&O's decision to fire 800 staff without notice. 

    2 min read
  8. Archbishop Welby and Patriarch Kirill

    Archbishop of Canterbury holds video call with Russian Patriarch Kirill


    The Archbishop of Canterbury held a video call with Patriarch Kirill of Moscow today to discuss the urgent need for peace in Ukraine. 

    2 min read
  9. Lambeth Awards 2022 Group photo

    Archbishop of Canterbury honours outstanding people in 2022 Lambeth Awards


    The Most Revd Justin Welby has announced the 2022 Lambeth Awards - given to 37 recipients across four continents. 25 of them were present at Lambeth Palace today to collect their awards.

    9 min read
  10. All Saints Church Peshawar

    Archbishop of Canterbury visits Pakistan's Christians


    The Archbishop visited Pakistan this weekend to show support for its Christian community.

    5 min read