News from 2019

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  1. Archbishop of York standing in York Minster with new Dean of York

    Dean of York takes on honorary role in York Diocese


    NEWS - Following a unanimous vote in support at York Diocesan Synod, Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu has commissioned and anointed the Dean of York, the Rt Revd Dr Jonathan Frost, as an Honorary Assistant Bishop in the Diocese of York.

  2. Archbishops Missioner and Fresh Expressions Team Leader, The Revd Canon Phil Potter to retire


    NEWS - Archbishops of Canterbury and York give thanks for the work of The Revd Canon Phil Potter who is to retire 

  3. Sister Carole RIP


    NEWS - The Sisters of the Order of the Holy Paraclete have announced the death of the Prioress, Sr Carole

  4. Candle on the altar at Bishopthorpe Chapel

    Lord Habgood - a statement from the Archbishop of York


    COMMENT - Archbishop Sentamu today gave this statement following the death of the former Archbishop of York, John Habgood....

  5. Caroline Mockford RIP


    NEWS - It was with great sadness that we learned of the death on the 5th March of our Diocesan and Provincial Registrar, Caroline Mockford. 

  6. Archbishop of York in Ivory Coast cracking open a cocoa pod

    In Fairtrade’s 25th year its ‘She Deserves’ campaign is needed more than ever


    FEATURE - Writing in the Yorkshire Post during Fairtrade Fortnight, the Archbishop calls on more to be done to provide living incomes for cocoa farmers...

  7. Logo - 2 blue circles with Tell Serve Give written underneath

    Archbishop of York brings traditional Ash Wednesday tradition to Liverpool City Centre


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, The Most Revd Dr John Sentamu will join Liverpool church leaders in offering “Ashes to Go” in Liverpool City Centre on March 6th.

  8. Great Northern Conference 2019


    COMMENT - The Archbishop today gave an address to the Great Northern Conference at the Leeds Armouries. His speech follows in full...

  9. Fairtrade logo - a circle with blue, black and green elements to it

    Cocoa farmers living on 74p per day deserve more


    NEWS - The Fairtrade Foundation’s new campaign calls on the UK Government and companies to ensure cocoa farmers earn living incomes by 2030 in line with the UN’s Global Goals to end poverty.

  10. A Real Easter Egg with a small mountain of plastic waste that comes from other Easter eggs

    Archbishop welcomes plastic free faith Easter Egg


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York has welcomed a 'plastic free' version of The Real Easter Egg.