News and statements

The latest news from the Archbishop of Canterbury in 2022.
  1. COVID 19 Treatment Centre

    No-one is safe until everyone is safe – why we need a global response to COVID-19


    The world must choose between vaccine nationalism and human solidarity, say the faith, health and humanitarian leaders convened by the Archbishop and ICRC President Peter Maurer.

    6 min read
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    Statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury


    Following a recent meeting with survivors of the abuse carried out by John Smyth QC, the Archbishop has made the following the statement today. 

    4 min read
  3. Archbishop Justin HoL

    Archbishop Justin contributes to the Queen's Speech Debate in the House of Lords


    Read Archbishop Justin's speech on the Foreign Affairs and Defence day of the Queen’s Speech Debate in the House of Lords.

    4 min read
  4. Tosin small

    Archbishop of Canterbury appoints new chaplain


    The Archbishop of Canterbury has appointed the Revd Tosin Oladipo as his new chaplain.

    3 min read
  5. Difference Course promo shot

    Archbishop of Canterbury launches film series exploring how Christians can be peacemakers


    'Faith in a Conflicted World' explores the themes taught in the Difference Course. 

    4 min read
  6. ABC ABY crests

    The Archbishops' Statement in response to the Anti-Racism Taskforce Report


    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have issued this statement in response to the Anti-Racism Taskforce Report published today.

    3 min read
  7. Provincial Registrar announcement

    New Provincial Registrar of Canterbury Appointed


    The Archbishop of Canterbury has appointed Darren Oliver as Provincial Registrar of Canterbury, on the retirement of Canon John Rees.

    2 min read
  8. Rt Rev Dr Emma Ineson

    Bishop Emma Ineson to be Bishop to the Archbishops of Canterbury and York


    Currently Bishop of Penrith, Bishop Emma will take up the position from 1st June 2021.


    3 min read
  9. Archbishop Justin HoL

    Archbishop pays tribute to The Duke of Edinburgh in the House of Lords


    Read the Archbishop's speech in the House of Lords this afternoon for the Humble Address to Her Majesty The Queen on the death of her husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

    4 min read
  10. HRH Prince Philip

    Archbishop gives Radio 4 'Thought For the Day' on HRH Prince Philip


    Read the text of Archbishop Justin's Thought for the Day on Radio 4 this morning. 

    3 min read