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Press releases

June 2014

Unique York Minster Service To Welcome New Diocese
Monday 2 June 2014
Archbishop of York says, “We have lift off!

Archbishop To Visit Annual Bell Festival
Monday 2 June 2014
Fountains Earth C.E Primary School, the community of Lofthouse, Middlesmoor and Ramsgill are delighted…

May 2014

Anglican – Methodist Covenant
Tuesday 27 May 2014
Statement of the Archbishops of Canterbury and York and the President and Vice President of the Methodist…

Pocklington School Celebrates 500 Years
Monday 19 May 2014
Pocklington School community past and present will gather in York Minster to celebrate the school’s…

Churches urged to #pray4media on Sunday June 1st
Wednesday 14 May 2014
Churches and Christians are being encouraged to pray for the media on Sunday June 1st.

Twenty Years of Women’s Priestly Ministry
Wednesday 14 May 2014
Female priests, family, friends and well-wishers from across the North of England will be coming to York…

Archbishop Sentamu visits the East Riding
Tuesday 13 May 2014
The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will be visiting community organisations in Hull on Friday 16th…

Archbishop Celebrates With Joan Lawrence
Sunday 11 May 2014
The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu joined Councillor Joan Lawrence, Mayor of Malton, for the Civic…

New Rector for Haxby and Wigginton
Thursday 8 May 2014
The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, instituted the Revd Kathryn Jackson as the new Rector for Haxby…

Bullying, Anxiety and Going Without – New Research Exposes True Impact Of Debt On Children
Thursday 8 May 2014
Problem debt is putting stress on family relationships, damaging children and trapping families in a…

Young Leaders Plant Poppies at Bishopthorpe
Wednesday 7 May 2014
The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu today invited Young Leaders from Pierrepont Gamston to plant poppies…

New Bishops of Selby and Whitby
Friday 2 May 2014
Her Majesty the Queen has appointed the Venerable Paul John Ferguson, Archdeacon of Cleveland, as the…

April 2014

Celebrating St George’s Day
Thursday 24 April 2014
Yesterday, local school children from Archbishop of York Junior School visited Bishopthorpe Palace to…

Archbishop Celebrates St Mark’s Day, Patron Saint of Egypt, in Cairo
Thursday 24 April 2014
The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu today returns to the Diocese of Egypt with North Africa and the…

Acts 435 Appeal Success
Tuesday 22 April 2014
The Archbishop of York’s charity Acts 435 has today thanked the local newspaper The Press for the special…

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