News Archive 2017

News from 1st January - 31st December 2017
  1. Archbishop and newly ordained priests outside York Minster 2017

    Archbishop ordains ten new Priests to serve in York Diocese


    NEWS - Six women and four men will be ordained Priest by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, in a service at 10am in York Minster on Sunday 11th June.

  2. Procession of uniformed organisations Saddleworth Whit walk

    Archbishop of York to join Saddleworth Whit Walk on 9 June


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, John Sentamu, will walk with Dobcross village for the Procession of Witness on Whit Friday, 9 June.

  3. Archbishop with Pete and Cathy Wilcox at Confirmation of election at York Minster

    Next Bishop of Sheffield moves closer to taking up the role


    NEWS - Pete Wilcox took another step towards his installation as the Bishop of Sheffield at a special service held by the Archbishop of York on the evening of 5 June.

  4. St Oswald's Church York building

    150th Anniversary Celebrations at St Oswald's Fulford


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu drew a year of celebrations at St Oswald’s Church, Fulford to a close by leading its final 150th birthday service on Pentecost, Sunday 4th June 2017 at 10am. The service was followed by a community lunch in the Church Hall, for which the Archbishop also stayed.

  5. Archbishop of York outside York Minster

    Act of hate defeated by outpouring of love


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in today's Yorkshire Post about the terrorist attack at Manchester Arena

  6. Students working at Alsop school

    Alsop Students Stand Together


    NEWS - Students at Alsop High School plan a “Great Get Together” to celebrate the life of the late Jo Cox MP.

  7. The Archbishop outside the newly opened Wilberforce Trust Sensory Hub

    Archbishop Opens Wilberforce Trust Sensory Hub


    NEWS - The Wilberforce Trust was delighted to welcome the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, on Thursday 25 May 2017.

  8. Lit Candle in Bishopthorpe chapel with foliage at its base

    A statement from the Archbishop of York following the Manchester bombing and the death of two York residents


    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York has issued a statement following the Manchester Arena bombing and the report of the death of two York residents.

  9. Bishop of Manchester, Archbishops of York and Canterbury

    A Prayer for Manchester


    A Collect for Peace

  10. Thy Kingdom Come logo

    York Minster hosts beacon event as part of global wave of prayer


    NEWS - York Minster will host a prayer and praise event as part of a global wave of prayer taking place between 25 May and 4 June.