News and Statements

The latest news from the Archbishop of Canterbury.
  1. The Archbishop of Canterbury’s 2018 Ecumenical Easter Letter


    Read the Archbishop's 2018 Easter letter to leaders of other Churches and their congregations around the world. 

    3 min read
  2. The Grand Imam visits Lambeth Palace

    The Church gets involved in politics because that's what Jesus did


    Writing for the Huffington Post, the Archbishop explains why following Jesus means getting involved in politics to help serve the common good. 

    5 min read
  3. Justin Welby at Dock Cafe

    Archbishop Justin Welby on Reimagining Britain


    Archbishop Justin Welby sets out the vision of his new book 'Reimagining Britain' in this article for Christian Today. 

    5 min read
  4. Justin Welby laughing on stage in Bristol

    Archbishop calls for "a new narrative" of hope in Britain


    Archbishop Justin Welby writes in the Mail on Sunday ahead of the launch of his new book 'Reimagining Britain'. 

    4 min read
  5. Our Moral Opportunity on Climate Change


    Archbishop Justin's article on faith and climate change published in the New York Times.

    3 min read
  6. Balfour's promise is incomplete – the Church prays for that to change


    Archbishop Justin's piece commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration published in the Telegraph.

    3 min read
  7. Luther’s historic act did so much to shape the world we live in


    Archbishop Justin's piece on the Reformation published in the Evening Standard.

    5 min read
  8. A woman's hands in prayer

    How to pray ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ and mean it


    The Archbishop writes for Premier Christianity magazine about Thy Kingdom Come.

    7 min read
  9. Archbishop Justin on visiting Auschwitz

    'It defies description': Archbishop Justin on visiting Auschwitz


    After visiting Auschwitz earlier this week, the Archbishop reflects on recognising and responding to evil.

    3 min read
  10. Radio 4's Christmas Appeal

    Archbishop Justin writes in Radio Times backing Radio 4's Christmas Appeal


    Writing in the Radio Times, the Archbishop of Canterbury encourages people to support Radio 4's Christmas Appeal with St Martin-in-the-Fields.

    3 min read