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  1. Archbishop attends Mar Thoma Convention

    11/02/2019

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is visiting Kerala in South India to attend the annual Mar Thoma Syrian Church Convention, which runs from 10 to 17 February 2019.  Begun in the 19th Century, this is the 124th Convention to be held and up to 150,000 people are expected to attend. 

  2. Stewart Graham standing outside Bishopthorpe Palace on a sunny day

    Archbishop’s Youth Trust Appoints Director of Fundraising

    01/02/2019

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Youth Trust today announced that Stewart Graham has been appointed as Director of Fundraising. 

  3. Logo - Purple Lent written above green pilgrim. Palm leaf sits above the r of pilgrim and there is a pathway going from the foreground to the letter r.

    Archbishop encourages all to share in the Pilgrim journey this Lent

    01/02/2019

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is encouraging all to share in the Church of England’s LentPilgrim journey. 

  4. Archbishop of York, clergy, lawyers, judges and dignitaries standing outside Bradford Cathedral, robed and wigged

    Bradford Cathedral’s Annual Legal Service

    22/01/2019

    NEWS - Bradford Cathedral will be hosting the Annual Legal Service on Sunday 3rd February from 11am, an event where the Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu will preach a special centenary sermon.

  5. Head and shoulders of the Archbishop of York wearing a purple scapula

    Archbishop of York joins in worship with South Otterington School

    21/01/2019

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, is to visit South Otterington CE Primary School on Thursday 24 January.  He is joining staff, pupils, parents and governors for a short service at St Andrew’s Church at 10.15am in the village.

  6. Two pupils sharing their experience of the KS1 Young Leaders Award in the Great Hall at Bishopthorpe Palace

    Small Steps, Big Changes for Key Stage 1 Pupils

    18/01/2019

    NEWS - Guests, headteachers and pupils gathered at Bishopthorpe Palace today as The Archbishop of York Youth Trust officially launched its new Key Stage 1 Young Leaders Award (YLA).

  7. Archbishop John Sentamu and Archbishop Justin Welby

    Resources for Prayer Together

    17/01/2019

    NEWS - The Church of England calls for communities to come together in conversation and prayer

  8. Step Forward 2019

    15/01/2019

    NEWS - The next Step Forward event for those considering ordination in the Church of England is to be held at Bishopthorpe Palace York, on Saturday 2 March 2019.

  9. The Rt Revd Emma Ineson & The Rt Revd Sarah Clark with the Archbishop of York outside York Minster

    Double consecration service - The Suffragan Bishops of Penrith and Jarrow

    11/01/2019

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu will be consecrating two new bishops at York Minster on Wednesday 27 February at 11.00am.  The preacher will be the Rt Revd Rachel Treweek.

  10. Deacon being handed a ceramic bowl on the occasion of their ordination

    Archbishop to ordain 17 new Deacons for the Diocese of York

    09/01/2019

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York will ordain 17 serving Readers to be Deacons in the Church of God during a service in York Minster on Sunday 13th January 2019.