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    York Minster’s Grand Organ returns at heart of worship


    NEWS - York Minster’s newly refurbished Grand Organ will be blessed on Sunday (7 March) and played at services throughout Lent following the completion of work on a once-a-century project.

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    Thy Kingdom Come global prayer movement set to unveil plans for this year at virtual launch event


    NEWS - Thy Kingddom Come will host a virtual launch event to unveil plans for this year on Tuesday 9 March

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    General Synod Address on progress of Vision and Strategy – February 2021


    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York's General Synod Address on the progress of Vision and Strategy

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    Responding to the Housing Crisis


    COMMENT - The Archbishop has today written in the Church Times about the housing crisis and the need for homes where people can feel secure, safe and able to flourish. The article follows in full...

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    Dear England: Finding Hope, Taking Heart and Changing the World


    NEWS - In his latest book, the Archbishop of York writes a letter to the country on why the Christian narrative still makes sense today 

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    Church must play key role in national effort to solve housing crisis, says Archbishops’ Commission


    NEWS - The Church of England should lead by example, including delivering more truly affordable homes on its own land, to help solve the housing crisis, says a landmark report published today by the Archbishops’ Commission on Housing, Church and Community.

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    LGBT+ History Month - A message from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York


    COMMENT - The Archbishops of Canterbury and York today shared a message to mark this year's LGBT+ history month

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    Archbishops: the Church in changing times


    COMMENT - The Archbishops of Canterbury and York wrote in the Spectator about the Church of England. The article follows in full.

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    The Church of England still needs clergy


    COMMENT - Archbishop Stephen writes in the Church Times today. The article follows in full... 

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    ‘Be the light in the darkness’ York Minster’s commemoration for Holocaust Memorial Day 2021


    NEWS - York Minster will release a short video on 27 January, featuring the Star of David lit in candles on the floor of the cathedral’s ancient Chapter House to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.