2022 News Archive

  1. Laptop, tablet and phone with Daily Prayer app visible

    Daily Prayer podcast celebrates 1,000th episode


    NEWS - A free service bringing the ancient monastic cycle of daily prayer to millions of modern listeners has broadcast its 1,000th episode. 

    3 min read
  2. Young Leaders Award

    Archbishop’s Young Leaders Award joins Church’s National Education Team


    NEWS - An award for Young Leaders is set to take on a greater national focus as part of the National Society for Promoting Religious Education’s responsibility in England and Wales.

    3 min read
  3. Head and shoulders of man wearing clerical clothes

    The Very Revd Dominic Barrington to be the next Dean of York


    NEWS - The Very Revd Dominic Barrington, Dean of St James Cathedral in Chicago, since 2015, was today announced as the new Dean of York. 

    3 min read
  4. General Synod Cross

    York General Synod 2022 - Presidential Address


    COMMENT - The Archbishop delivered the Presidential address to the meeting of the General Synod in York today. The address follows in full

    9 min read
  5. Stained glass window in situ depicting a tree and birds

    Blessing and Dedication in Hovingham


    NEWS - Archbishop of York Stephen Cottrell dedicated a new stained glass window and blessed the newly-restored organ at All Saints' Church, Hovingham, during a Sunday service on the 3rd July.

    2 min read
  6. Pieces of coloured glass wired together in  string

    ‘Faith and Fracture’ - Glass Sculpture focussed on ‘Beauty of Every Human’ on display in York Minster


    NEWS - A large-scale art installation inspired by the Church of England’s “Living in Love and Faith” project will be on display at York Minster this summer.

    2 min read
  7. Arun Arora and Rob Saner-Haigh

    Double Consecration of the Bishop of Penrith and the Bishop of Kirkstall


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Stephen Cottrell will preside at a double Consecration service at York Minster on Friday 15th July at 11am.  

    2 min read
  8. Arches and roof of interior of York Minster

    Sung Eucharist attended by the General Synod of the Church of England


    NEWS - Officers and members of the General Synod of the Church of England will attend the Sung Eucharist service at York Minster at 11am on Sunday 10th July for the first time since March 2020. 

    3 min read
  9. Eleanor Sanderson

    Suffragan Bishop of Hull: the Rt Revd Dr Eleanor Sanderson


    NEWS - 10 Downing Street has announced today that Her Majesty the Queen has approved the appointment of the Right Reverend Doctor Eleanor Sanderson as Suffragan Bishop of Hull in the Diocese of York, following the retirement of the Right Reverend Alison White.

    9 min read
  10. Archbishops’ Commission on Racial Justice Releases First Biannual Report


    NEWS - The Archbishops’ Commission for Racial Justice has released the first of its biannual Racial Justice reports.

    4 min read