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  1. Two clergy men sitting side by side at a table with microphone between them

    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
  5. Four people are stood holding food hampers and looking at one another. A white van is in the background.

    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
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    This coronation will be rooted in history but reflect the nation we aspire to be


    FEATURE - Archbishop Stephen writes in The House magazine ahead of the Coronation of King Charles III. The article follows in full

    3 min read
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    Independent Safeguarding Board: Statement by the Archbishops


    NEWS - Statement by the Archbishops on the Independent Safeguarding Board 

    1 min read
  10. Archbishop Stephen pictured with artist John Wonnacott CBE as his portrait is presented at Chelmsford Cathedral

    Archbishop Stephen Cottrell attends portrait presentation at Chelmsford Cathedral


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York and former Bishop of Chelmsford, the Most Reverend Stephen Cottrell has attended the presentation of his portrait during Evensong at Chelmsford Cathedral today. 

    2 min read