News Archive 2016

News from 1st January - 31st December 2016
  1. A Hopeful Future Renewal and reform logo

    A Hopeful Future - Renewal & Reform


    NEWS - The second of four films themed on the vision and narrative of Renewal & Reform. The Bishop of Burnley is joined by Youth Council representative Alexandra Podd, and Archbishops's Council member Rebecca Salter, in looking to a hopeful future.

  2. crowds outside looking towards people on stage

    'The Lord Reigns' Echoes Across County as Crossroads Ends


    NEWS - Four days of mission events organised by The Church of England in Lancashire came to a thunderous climax with an open air celebration at the Flag Market in Preston. 

  3. Believe in Shipley logo

    Archbishop of York to take part in ‘Believe in Shipley’


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu will be one of the guest speakers at ‘Believe in Shipley’, a ten day Christian festival taking place in the town from September 25th until October 2nd. 

  4. People at the commissioning service at Blackburn Cathedral

    Crossroads Mission Gets Underway Across Lancashire


    NEWS - Hundreds of people from parishes in every part of Lancashire today joined the Archbishop of York and 20+ bishops and visiting teams from across the northern half of the Church of England to herald the start of a huge four day Christian mission event across the County.

  5. Logo for A Plentiful Harvest - Renewal and Reform

    A Plentiful Harvest - Renewal & Reform


    NEWS - The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Archbishop of York and Irene Oppong outline the potential of sharing the good news of Jesus Christ in this, the first of four films introducing the vision and narrative of Renewal & Reform.

  6. Archbishop dressed in robes preaching in York Minster

    Archbishop to Preach at 100th Anniversary of death of 2nd Earl of Feversham


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu is to join the Feversham family and parishioners for the Commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the death of the Lieutenant-Colonel Charles William Reginald Duncombe, 2nd Earl of Feversham. 

  7. Young people at outdoor event with musicians on stage

    Young People at Crossroads Mission


    NEWS - There are 450 events for all ages taking place during the forthcoming Crossroads Mission * event and young people will play an important part in the four days, with several key events taking place just for them.

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    Archbishop of York Youth Trust to Complete The Great North Run


    NEWS - Five individuals representing the Archbishop of York Youth Trust will join The Great North Run, a hugely popular half marathon from Newcastle to South Shields, on Sunday 11 September. They are fundraising in support of the Young Leaders Award for schools and Cry in the Dark, a Christian project that the Youth Trust has strong links with in Romania. 

  9. Archbishop of York head and shoulders

    Watch Out, There's a Bishop About!


    FEATURE - The Archbishop of York writes in today's Lancashire Evening Post and the Blackpool Gazette, ahead of the Crossroads Mission starting this Thursday. His article follows in full...

  10. Bishop David Jenkins

    Death of Bishop David Jenkins is announced


    NEWS - The Diocese of Durham has issued a short statement from the Rt Revd Mark Bryant, Bishop of Jarrow including a personal reflection by the Venerable Stuart Bain, Archdeacon of Sunderland who was a college of his whilst he was Bishop of Durham. The Archbishop of York also paid his tribute to Bishop David.