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    Archbishop of York visits the Diocese of Trinidad and Tobago


    NEWS - Archbishop of York Stephen Cottrell is visiting Holy Trinity Cathedral in Port of Spain to help celebrate its 200th anniversary and to join with Bishop Claude Berkley in celebrating the life of witness of God's Church in the Diocese of Trinidad and Tobago.

    2 min read
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    Archbishop of York to visit Diocese of Sheffield


    NEWS - The Diocese of Sheffield is delighted to announce that the Archbishop of York, The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Stephen Cottrell, will be visiting from the 16-18 June.

    3 min read
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    Bishops to ordain eight new priests to serve in the Diocese of York


    Eight deacons will be ordained priest by the bishops of the Diocese of York over the weekend 3rd - 4th June 2023, each woman or man in the parish where they serve as Curate.

    2 min read
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    The ecumenical impact on Evangelization


    COMMENT - Archbishop Stephen spoke at a short conference at the Anglican Centre in Rome considering the Ecumenical Impact on Evangelisation. His address follows in full

    8 min read
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    Archbishop visits the Anglican Centre, Rome and the Holy See


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Stephen Cottrell, is in Rome this week for his first official visit to the Anglican Centre and the Holy See. 

    3 min read
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    Internationally renowned musicians to perform at York Minster in a series of Summer Organ Recitals


    NEWS - Join internationally renowned musicians for a series of summer recitals showcasing world class musicians and York Minster’s spectacular Grand Organ.

    2 min read
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    Trevor Devamanikkam review published


    NEWS - The independent lessons learnt review into the Church of England’s handling of allegations against the late Revd Trevor Devamanikkam has been published today.

    5 min read
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    Archbishop Stephen and Rebecca Cottrell visit York food bank to support the Big Help Out


    NEWS - Today (Monday 8 May) the Archbishop of York, Stephen Cottrell, and Deputy Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, Rebecca Cottrell, visited York food bank at St Joseph’s Church.

    3 min read
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    BBC Radio 2 Pause for Thought - Coronation Weekend


    COMMENT - The day after the Coronation of King Charles III, Archbishop Stephen joined the Good Morning Sunday programme on BBC Radio 2 to share a Pause for Thought.

    3 min read
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    The Coronation is an opportunity for us to build friendships and community


    FEATURE - Archbishop Stephen writes in the Yorkshire Post today, reflecting on the Coronation of King Charles III

    5 min read