News and Statements

The latest news from the Archbishop of Canterbury.
  1. Archbishop Justin is prayed for by youthworkers in Birmingham, February 2015

    'Imagine seeing thousands of young people thriving as disciples'


    Archbishop Justin writes about nurturing young people in their faith for Premier Youthwork magazine. 

    4 min read
  2. ABC Stock 2

    Ensuring the church is a place safe for all


    The Archbishop of Canterbury has written the foreword to the July 2016 edition of Crucible on safeguarding.

    4 min read
  3. ABC Bible

    Archbishop of Canterbury hosts live Bible study on Facebook


    The Archbishop of Canterbury was joined on Facebook by thousands of Christians around the world today for his first live Bible study on Facebook.

    2 min read
  4. Justin Welby at the ACC in Lusaka

    'Holding together in diversity' – Archbishop Justin on the ACC meeting in Lusaka


    Archbishop Justin Welby reflects on the recent Anglican Consultative Council meeting in Lusaka.

    4 min read
  5. ACC Standing Committee

    Archbishop reflects on ACC-16 as it draws to a close


    Archbishop says meeting 'looked carefully at what it means to be a disciple in a world of great difference and diversity'

    1 min read
  6. God and Money

    Archbishop contributes to new 'God and Money' films


    Jesus sees people as of infinite value whatever their debt or credit position, says Archbishop

    2 min read
  7. Thy Kingdom Come

    Archbishop asks churches to pray with renewed expectancy this Pentecost


    When Christians pray the Lord’s Prayer there is no imagining the way God can use them, Archbishop Justin says

    1 min read
  8. Photo Credit: Bellah Zulu/ACNS

    ACC-16: Archbishop briefs members on Primates’ gathering and meeting


    The Archbishop this afternoon briefed members of the Anglican Consultative Council, meeting at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Lusaka, Zambia, on the outcome of the Primates’ gathering and meeting that took place in Canterbury Cathedral in January.

    15 min read
  9. Archbishop speaks at conference with young Anglicans from southern Africa.

    ACC-16: Archbishop talks environment and discipleship with young Anglicans - video


    Archbishop speaks at conference with young Anglicans from southern Africa.

    1 min read
  10. Archbishop Justin at a special Thanksgiving service at tCathedral of the Resurrection, Lahore, 28 May 2014. (Reuters)

    Beyond condemnation: Archbishop writes for the Financial Times on protecting religious minorities


    In an article for the Financial Times, Archbishop Justin Welby writes about the attacks in Lahore on Easter Sunday and the plight of Christians and other religious minorities around the world.

    4 min read