Speeches

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    General Synod: Archbishop of Canterbury's Presidential Address

    13/02/2017

    Read Archbishop Justin Welby's Presidential Address this afternoon to the Church of England General Synod in London.

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    Archbishop of Canterbury's statement on child refugees

    09/02/2017

    Responding to the government's announcement on child refugees and the Dubs Amendment, Archbishop Justin Welby.

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    Archbishop of Canterbury's speech at Istanbul forum on modern slavery

    08/02/2017

    Read Archbishop Justin Welby's speech at the 'Sins Before Our Eyes' forum on modern slavery, delivered in Istanbul yesterday.

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    Archbishop Justin Welby on ‘the common good and a shared vision for the next century’

    17/11/2016

    Read the Archbishop of Canterbury’s address on a future vision for Europe, delivered this evening at the Catholic Institute of Paris during a ceremony awarding the Archbishop an honorary doctorate.

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    US Election: Statement from Archbishop Justin Welby

    09/11/2016

    Following the result of the US Presidential election, the Archbishop of Canterbury said today:

  6. Archbishop Justin Welby in Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2 November 2016. (Photograph: Muslim Council of Elders.)

    Archbishop's speech in Abu Dhabi on religious freedom

    02/11/2016

    The Archbishop of Canterbury gave the opening keynote address today at a dialogue on integration, religious freedom and flourishing societies organised by the Muslim Council of Elders and with Christian leaders from the Anglican Communion.

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    Archbishop of Canterbury sends greetings for Diwali

    01/11/2016

    Archbishop Justin Welby wishes all celebrating Diwali a blessed and peaceful time of thanksgiving.

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    Archbishop's address at Westminster Abbey anti-slavery service

    13/10/2016

    Archbishop Justin Welby gave this address at Westminster Abbey last night in a service marking the UK's commitment to combating modern slavery.

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    Archbishop addresses Anglican secondary school heads

    26/09/2016

    Archbishop Justin Welby set out the Church of England's education vision at the Anglican Academies and Secondary Heads Conference at Coventry Cathedral on Friday 23 September.

  10. ABC sends greetings for Eid al-Fitr

    Archbishop Justin sends greetings for Eid al-Fitr

    17/07/2016

    Watch the Archbishop of Canterbury's message to Muslims celebrating the end of Ramadan.