News Archive 2016

News from 1st January - 31st December 2016
  1. Sports Ambassadors on steps of Bishopthorpe Palace

    Sports Ministry Day at Bishopthorpe

    31/10/2016

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu and the Bishops’ Sports Ambassador, the Rt Revd Tony Porter will be welcoming 36 delegates from the Northern Province of the Church of England to Bishopthorpe Palace on Thursday 3 November for a Sports Ministry Day.

  2. John Sentamu's Agape Love Stories Book Cover

    God's Love Changes Lives

    22/10/2016

    FEATURE - The Archbishop of York writes in today's Yorkshire Post of how God’s love can change lives, as told in his new book ‘Agape Love Stories’. His article follows in full...

  3. Julia Unwin

    Rowntree Foundation Chief Executive to be installed as a Canon Provincial

    20/10/2016

    NEWS - Julia Unwin, Chief Executive of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, will be installed as a Canon Provincial for the Province of York at Evensong on Thursday 20 October at York Minster. The Dean of York, the Very Reverend Vivienne Faull, will officiate at the service and Julia will be presented for installation by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu. 

  4. Headteachers Conference - Youth Trust Banner in Entrance Hall

    Archbishop’s Youth Trust ‘On the Road’ for Headteachers’ Conference

    17/10/2016

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Youth Trust this week will hold another regional Headteachers’ conference, travelling to the Wilson Carlile Centre in Sheffield on 20 October.

  5. Exterior shot of York Minster

    York Minster Bell Ringers

    17/10/2016

    NEWS - A Statement of The Dean and Chapter of York Minster delivered and released today by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu. 

  6. The Venerable John Day

    Archbishop of York appoints Adviser for Mission & Church Revitalisation

    14/10/2016

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is pleased to announce the appointment of the Venerable John Day as Assistant Chaplain and Adviser in Mission Strategy & Church Revitalisation. John is also a House for Duty priest in charge at St Chad’s Church, York.

  7. Bishop Mark Tanner

    Consecration of The Reverend Canon Mark Tanner as Suffragan Bishop of Berwick

    13/10/2016

    NEWS - The Reverend Canon Mark Tanner will be consecrated to serve as Suffragan Bishop of Berwick in the Diocese of Newcastle by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, in a service beginning at 11.00am on Tuesday 18th October 2016 in York Minster.

  8. Bishop Mark Ashcroft

    Consecration of The Venerable Mark Ashcroft as Bishop of Bolton

    13/10/2016

    NEWS - The Venerable Mark David Ashcroft will be consecrated Bishop of Bolton by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, at York Minster in a service beginning at 11:00am on 18 October 2016.

  9. Scientists in Congregations logo

    Awards at Bishopthorpe for Scientists in Congregations Scheme

    11/10/2016

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York will welcome and present awards to representatives of eight projects which are part of the Scientists in Congregations Scheme. The event will take place on 21 October at Bishopthorpe Palace and is part of the ‘Equipping Christian Religious Leaders in an Age of Science’ project being run by Durham University in partnership with the Church of England.

  10. Frazer Tobin

    Palace Manager Appointed at Bishopthorpe

    11/10/2016

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is pleased to announce the appointment of Frazer Tobin as Palace & Events Manager at Bishopthorpe Palace.