News Archive 2015

News from 1st January - 31st December 2015
  1. Poster advertising Archbishop's visit to Ecclesfield school

    Ecclesfield School, Friday Feast and Real Lives


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu is to visit Ecclesfield School, the largest school in Sheffield, to talk to Year 9, 10 and 11 students about matters of faith and justice on Friday 11 September.

  2. HM The Queen Royal Maundy Service at York Minster

    God Save The Queen


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in the i newspaper on Queen Elizabeth II becoming the longest-reigning British head of state.  

  3. Caroline Mockford Appointed Registrar of the Province of York

    Caroline Mockford Appointed Registrar of the Province of York


    NEWS - Caroline Mockford Appointed Registrar of the Province of York

  4. Crossroads Bishops Mission logo

    Archbishop Blesses Stocksbridge and the Cornerstone Mission Partnership


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is to visit the Fox Valley development in north Sheffield, where he will bless local community groups, businesses and churches as part of a 10am open-air Community Celebration. 

  5. Official head and shoulders photograph of the Archbishop of York

    Seeking Sanctuary


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes on Seeking Sanctuary for the Sunday Times.

  6. Logo for Durham Cathedral - a Celtic cross in purple

    'Future of the Church’ brings Archbishops and Bishops to Durham Cathedral


    NEWS - Durham Cathedral will host Archbishops and Bishops from the Anglican and Catholic Churches this weekend in a special service uniting members of the Christian faith at 3.30pm on Sunday 6th September, to which members of the public are warmly invited. 

  7. Planting mangroves on Pangaimotu (visit to Samoa, Tonga and Fiji)

    Kiribati: Living in the eye of the climate change storm


    FEATURE - The Archbishop reflects on his recent visit to churches and communities in the Diocese of Polynesia where he led a series of Leadership Reflections on Climate Change.  

  8. Acts 435 5 years of giving graphic

    Acts435 Holiday Help


    NEWS - Acts 435, the Archbishop of York’s online giving charity, helped a grandma with her posted request for a short-break away with her grandchildren last week.

  9. Front cover of book Psalms on the go

    Psalms on the go – CofE launches new app


    NEWS - Users are asked to tweet their favourite #mypsalm to @chpublishingUK

  10. Archbishop's hands holding a cross

    Archbishop’s Pilgrimage of Prayer and Blessing


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu is to embark on a Pilgrimage of Prayer and Blessing throughout the Diocese of York starting from Advent and finishing on Trinity Sunday (22 May 2016).