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This is an archived website containing material relating to Dr Rowan Williams’ time as Archbishop of Canterbury, which ended on 31st December 2012

Yesterday, local school children from Archbishop of York Junior School visited Bishopthorpe Palace to celebrate St George's Day in the grounds. ...Read more here

The Archbishop of York, along with local church leaders, baptised Christians from different denominations on the Saturday before Easter, 19th April. ...Read more here

The Archbishop of York writes a Good Friday message for the Yorkshire Post ...Read more here

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The Archbishop has compiled a book 'John Sentamu's Faith Stories' featuring twenty inspiring stories from ordinary people with extraordinary experiences...

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Do you wish to offer a prayer for someone close to you? Our three daily services at Bishopthorpe Palace provide the opportunity to take up your prayer request.

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Bishopthorpe Palace has been the home of the Archbishops of York for over 750 years.

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