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    BBC Radio 2 Pause for Thought


    NEWS - Archbishop Stephen gave the Pause for Thought today on Zoe Ball's breakfast show on BBC Radio 2

    2 min read
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    Archbishops Welcome Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Friendly Churches Initiative


    NEWS - The Archbishops of Canterbury and York today are meeting with Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people advocating for a new initiative aimed at reaching out to people within these communities.

    4 min read
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    Statement on the stance of the Ugandan Church on the criminalisation of LGBTQ+ people in Uganda


    NEWS - Archbishop Stephen issued the following statement regarding the stance the Ugandan Church has taken over the legislation  that criminalises LGBTQ+ people simply for being themselves.

    2 min read
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    HARP Residents Host Archbishop at Bluebird Housewarming Do


    NEWS - On Wednesday, residents at HARP’s brand new 50 bed development, Bluebird, hosted the Archbishop of York Stephen Cottrell to celebrate the building’s official opening at a special housewarming party.

    3 min read
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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