News Archive Previous Years

Key Press Releases prior to January 2015
  1. Nigel Biggar

    Christian ethics & economic life today: retrospect and prospect (Nigel Biggar)

    03/02/2011

    FEATURE - Retrospect: the Credit Crunch.  We begin by looking back to the recent financial crisis, and asking about its causes and about what light Christian theology should cast on them.

  2. Julia Unwin

    The State, the market, the community and the individual (Julia Unwin)

    03/02/2011

    FEATURE - Our social contract is being rapidly re-drawn, and there are few spaces and opportunities for discussion, and little time for consideration or reflection.

  3. Oliver O'Donovan

    Thoughts on work (Oliver O’Donovan)

    03/02/2011

    FEATURE - I start from three theological reference points

  4. Andrew Dilnot

    The Welfare State – where now? (Andrew Dilnot)

    03/02/2011

    COMMENT - When the Welfare State was created, Archbishop Temple argued that it was an expression of national benevolence and believed would be a means of enabling community.

  5. Archbishop in inauguration robes outside Bishopthorpe palace

    Archbishop of York Says a Big Thank You To The Armed Services

    22/12/2010

    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York has recorded a special message for brave servicemen who will be separated from their loved ones this Christmas.

  6. Archbishop John Sentamu in robes outside York Minster

    International Prayer Day for Zimbabwe

    26/09/2010

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu  (Sunday 26 September 2010) called for individuals to join him in prayer on the International Prayer Day for Zimbabwe. 

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

    Archbishop of York Speaks Out on Sex Trafficking

    04/09/2010

    FEATURE - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has spoken out on the issue of sex trafficking in the EU, criticising the Government for opting out of an EU Directive on the issue.

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

    The Price of Freedom is to Stand Up and Vote

    06/05/2010

    FEATURE - Writing in the Yorkshire Post, the Archbishop encourages individuals to vote 

  9. Archbishop John Sentamu in robes outside York Minster

    Archbishop calls on Government to Respect the Spirit of the Military Covenant

    01/08/2009

    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York, called upon the Government to ensure that the military covenant "is fully honoured not only in its strict operation but also in its spirit"

  10. Archbishop John Sentamu in robes outside York Minster

    The Currency of Zimbabwe is Falsehood

    11/04/2009

    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in the Independent on 'The Currency of Zimbabwe is Falsehood' at the time of Easter. The past 12 months have been like one long Holy Saturday: Zimbabwe descending into the harrowing of Hell.