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  1. Holding Easter eggs in hands in the garden with daffodils

    York Minster’s digital worship for Holy Week and Easter

    03/04/2020

    NEWS - York Minster’s digital worship for Holy Week and Easter

  2. Archbishop standing with arms held out in prayer, with a cross and candle placed on a table alongside him

    Morning Service from Bishopthorpe Palace

    28/03/2020

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York recorded a service for the fifth Sunday in Lent from his home at Bishopthorpe Palace. This was available to watch via the Church of England social media channels from today.

  3. Archbishop of York leads ‘front room’ Sunday service

    27/03/2020

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will lead a national worship service from the front room of his home this Sunday as Christians across the country - and around the world - adapt to restrictions to help prevent the spread of coronavirus.

  4. Church of England Logo

    Church of England to close all church buildings to help prevent spread of coronavirus

    24/03/2020

    News - All Church of England churches are to close with immediate effect, including for private prayer, in an effort to help limit the transmission of the coronavirus COVID-19.

  5. The Archbishop stands in Bishopthorpe Palace Chapel in front of votive candle stand, lighting a candle

    Archbishop of York to stream live Facebook prayers on Mothering Sunday

    20/03/2020

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu will be streaming live on his Facebook page a short time of prayer this Sunday 22nd March at 10am, 12 noon, 4pm and 6pm

  6. Canon Sophie Jelley in the College at Durham Cathedral

    Postponement of consecration of next Bishop of Doncaster

    19/03/2020

    NEWS - The Consecration of the Bishop of Doncaster, the Revd Canon Sophie Jelley, due to be held at York Minster, on Wednesday 25th March, is postponed.

  7. Archbishops call for Church of England to become radically different as public worship put on hold to help stem spread of coronavirus

    17/03/2020

    NEWS - Archbishops call for Church of England to become radically different as public worship put on hold to help stem spread of coronavirus

  8. Coronavirus and the Church’s message of hope to communities – Archbishops of Canterbury and York

    17/03/2020

    FEATURE - Writing in today's Daily Mail and Yorkshire Post, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York give message of hope to communities. The article follows in full

  9. Dean of pioneering training college to be new Bishop of Sherwood

    11/03/2020

    NEWS - Downing Street today announced that the Revd Dr Andrew Emerton, Dean of St Mellitus College, has been appointed as the next Bishop of Sherwood in the Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham.

  10. Archbishop’s Minster prayers for visiting Mission teams

    09/03/2020

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will commission thirty visiting bishops and their colleagues for their four day Mission to the Diocese of York, 'Come and See', at a service in York Minster beginning at 1.30pm on Thursday 12th March.