News and Statements

The latest news from the Archbishop of Canterbury.
  1. Thy Kingdom Come 2023

    Online launch of Thy Kingdom Come

    23/02/2023

    Online launch event for the 8th annual Thy Kingdom Come global prayer movement to take place at the end of February.

    5 min read
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    Archbishops’ Commission on Racial Justice releases Second Biannual Report

    23/02/2023

    The Archbishops’ Commission for Racial Justice has released the second of its biannual Racial Justice reports.

    3 min read
  3. Lambeth Palacw

    Lambeth Palace responds to GSFA statement

    20/02/2023

    Lambeth Palace has responded to the statement by the Global South Fellowship of Anglican Churches (GSFA)

    2 min read
  4. visiting castle in Ghana

    Archbishop of Canterbury visits former British 'slave castle' in Ghana

    15/02/2023

    Archbishop 'profoundly moved and humbled' visiting a former castle on Ghana’s Cape Coast with a history to the transatlantic slave trade. 

    3 min read
  5. Archbishop Justin meets Ghanian president

    Archbishop of Canterbury meets with the President of Ghana

    15/02/2023

    The Archbishop visits the President of the Republic of Ghana His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Ad, as the 18th plenary of the ACC meets in Accra

    2 min read
  6. Clearing rubble in Syria earthquake

    Statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury on the earthquakes in Turkey and Syria

    14/02/2023

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's statement on the aftermath of the devastating earthquakes affecting Turkey and Syria

    2 min read
  7. Archbishop of Canterbury’s Presidential Address at ACC-18

    Archbishop of Canterbury’s Presidential Address at ACC-18

    12/02/2023

    Read the Archbishop’s presidential address on the first day of the Anglican Consultative Council meeting in Accra, Ghana.

    16 min read
  8. Archbishop meets Ashanti King

    Archbishop visits Ashanti King in Ghana and presents St Augustine Cross

    11/02/2023

    The Archbishop visited the Ashanti King in Kusami and presented him with the Cross of St Augustine. 

    3 min read
  9. LLF speech

    Synod: Archbishop of Canterbury’s speech in Living in Love and Faith debate

    08/02/2023

    The Archbishop of Canterbury’s speech in Living in Love and Faith debate at General Synod on Wednesday 8th February 2023

    4 min read
  10. Archbishop delivers Loyal Address to The King

    Synod: Archbishop delivers Loyal Address to The King

    07/02/2023

    Read the text of the Archbishop’s Loyal Address to His Majesty The King, the Supreme Governor of the Church of England, on the occasion of his Accession to the Throne.  

    5 min read