News Archive 2018

News from 1st January - 31st December 2018
  1. Front cover of the Radio Times showing The Snowman and boy

    Christmas Message in the Radio Times


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes a Christmas message in the Radio Times, highlighting that learning to wait is a simple antidote to greed...

  2. Archbishop calls for Vigil of Prayer ahead of Brexit vote


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York is inviting all to join him in a vigil of prayer ahead of the Commons vote on the Brexit deal.  

  3. Exterior shot of York Minster

    Minster hosts much-loved NHS carol service as NHS celebrates 70 years


    NEWS - The annual carol service for NHS staff from around the region was held this week (5 December), heralding the start of Christmas for the many who attended and to round off a remarkable year of 70th birthday celebrations.

  4. ABY Head and Shoulders Photo 2018

    Archbishop writes on Brexit


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes that the work of politics is to find workable and just compromises...

  5. Mrs Margaret Sentamu sitting eith a nurse following an AIDS/HIV test

    Taking the test for World Aids Day


    NEWS - To mark World AIDs Day (1 Dec) Margaret Sentamu, wife of the Archbishop of York, joined NHS staff from York’s sexual health services and charity Yorkshire MESMAC to highlight the importance of taking a HIV test.

  6. Jake Belder and Tina Burgess

    Archbishop to ordain two new priests for the Diocese of York


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will ordain two new priests to serve in the Diocese of York in a service at York Minster beginning at 10.00am on Sunday 2nd December 2018.

  7. Archbishop of York’s Youth Trust Christmas Fundraising Gala


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York’s Youth Trust is hosting a charity Christmas Gala to be held at the luxurious castle and spa hotel, Swinton Park, on Thursday 6 December as a fundraiser for the work it is doing. 

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

    New Dean of York


    NEWS - Downing Street has today announced that Her Majesty The Queen has accepted the nomination of The Rt Revd Dr Jonathan Frost, the Suffragan Bishop of Southampton, as the next Dean of York.

  9. Cover of Art of Advent book

    Archbishop Sentamu Shares ‘The Art of Advent’


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu is to share daily online extracts of his chosen Advent book for 2018 ‘The Art of Advent’ to encourage all to know something of the closeness of the Kingdom of God this Christmas.

  10. York Minster Services at Christmas

    Advent and Christmas at York Minster 2018


    NEWS - Advent and Christmas at York Minster 2018