News Archive 2015

News from 1st January - 31st December 2015
  1. Karen Stanton

    Professor Karen Stanton Officially Welcomed at Special Ceremony in York Minster


    NEWS - Professor Karen Stanton, Vice Chancellor of York St John University, was inaugurated at a formal ceremony held in York Minster earlier today. 

  2. Sister Carole with Archbishop at licensing in 2015

    New Prioress of the Order of the Holy Paraclete


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, installed Sr Carole as the new Prioress of the Order of the Holy Paraclete on Tuesday 17th November 2015. 

  3. Archbishop of York head and shoulders

    Archbishop of York to Become Patron of National Charity Tackling Superbugs


    NEWS - Antibiotic Research UK (ANTRUK), a charity founded in 2014 to save modern medicine from the onslaught of superbugs, is delighted to announce that the Most Reverend & Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York has agreed to become the Charity’s Patron. 

  4. Logo for the Archbishop of York's Youth Trust

    Archbishop’s Youth Trust Partners with University of Gloucestershire


    NEWS - The Faculty of Applied Sciences at the University of Gloucestershire has been appointed to complete a programme of independent evaluative research into the Archbishop of York’s Young Leaders Award during 2016.

  5. Newly licensed readers with Archbishop on steps of York Minster

    New Readers in the Diocese of York


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, licenced seven new Readers in the Diocese of York in York Minster on Saturday 14th November. Among those being licenced were Susan and Geoff Hill, a married couple from Guisborough.

  6. Archbishop at opening of Ebor Hall at Archbishop Holgate's hospital

    Archbishop Opens Ebor Hall at Archbishop Holgate’s Hospital


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu preached at the Founders Day Evensong for Archbishop Holgate’s Hospital Hemsworth, West Yorks last night.

  7. Archbishop's hands holding a cross

    Church of England Prayers for Peace


    NEWS - The Church of England issued the following prayers in the wake of the Paris terror attack. Please join us in prayer today. 

  8. Archbishop of York outside York Minster

    Statement by Archbishop of York following the Paris terror attack


    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York issued the following statement regarding the Paris terror attack. His statement follows in full...

  9. A selection of traditional Christmas cards

    Traditional Christmas cards still more popular than social media, new survey reveals


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, is calling on people to put pen to paper and send personal, handwritten cards to their friends and family this Christmas - as survey results show it's still the most popular form of festive message.

  10. Archbishop, Dean Faull and newly admitted Canons Provincial in York Minster

    Choral Evensong with the Admission of Six New Canons Provincial


    NEWS - Visitors to York Minster’s Choral Evensong this Thursday (12 November), will experience a special service in which the Dean of York, the Very Reverend Vivienne Faull, will officiate over the Admission of six new Canons Provincial for the Diocese of York and the Northern Province.