News Archive 2016

  1. 2016 Michael Ramsey Prize for theological writing

    John Swinton's Dementia: Living in the Memories of God wins Michael Ramsey Prize

    28/08/2016

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, today awarded the 2016 Michael Ramsey Prize for theological writing to Dementia: Living in the Memories of God by John Swinton at a ceremony at the Greenbelt festival. The winner received a cheque for £10,000.

  2. Archbishop Justin is prayed for by youthworkers in Birmingham, February 2015

    'Imagine seeing thousands of young people thriving as disciples'

    24/08/2016

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

  3. ABC visits children’s hospice in Canterbury diocese

    Archbishop visits children’s hospice in Canterbury diocese

    24/08/2016

    The Archbishop of Canterbury visited Demelza Hospice Care for Children in Canterbury diocese today.

  4. Lambeth Palace Large

    Open House London - book your tickets for Lambeth Palace

    18/08/2016

    Due to high demand, there are no more tickets available for free architectural tours of Lambeth Palace as part of Open House London.

  5. ABC Stock 2

    Ensuring the church is a place safe for all

    12/08/2016

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

  6. ABC’s New Advisor for Reconciliation

    Archbishop of Canterbury’s New Advisor for Reconciliation

    27/07/2016

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has announced the appointment of Sarah Snyder as his new Advisor for Reconciliation.

  7. fr Jaques Hamel

    CTE Presidents release statement following France church attack

    27/07/2016

    Archbishop Justin and the other five Presidents of Churches Together in England released a statement today following the killing yesterday of Father Jacques Hamel in Rouen, France.

  8. Archbishop Justin Welby joined the Home Secretary for the launch of the Full Community Sponsorship scheme.

    Archbishop welcomes refugee community sponsorship scheme

    19/07/2016

    Archbishop Justin Welby joined the Home Secretary for the launch of the Full Community Sponsorship scheme.

  9. Lords

    House of Lords: Archbishop asks question on South Sudan

    13/07/2016

    The Archbishop of Canterbury asked a question on South Sudan during question time in the House of Lords today.

  10. Archbishop Justin visiting South Sudan, January 2014.

    Archbishop calls for end to violence in South Sudan

    11/07/2016

    The Archbishop of Canterbury today called for the leaders in South Sudan to cease hostilities immediately and accept mediation.