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  1. National Care Covenant: the game changing idea to transform care and support


    FEATURE - Archbishop Stephen writes in today's Yorkshire Post on how can we develop a vision of care and support that enables everyone - regardless of age or ability - to flourish 

    5 min read
  2. Purple writing Foundation for Educational Leadership

    Foundation for Educational Leadership National Conference


    COMMENT - The Archbishop gave a short key note address at the Church of England's National Education Conference 2023: Flourishing Together on 27 January.  

    6 min read
  3. Transform care and support through a National Care Covenant, says Archbishops’ Commission


    NEWS - In a report published today (‘Care and Support Reimagined: a National Care Covenant for England’),  the Archbishops’ Commission on Reimagining Care has set out three actions to realise a new vision for care and support.

    4 min read
  4. Arch shaped multicoloured window next to words Living in Love and Faith

    Bishops propose prayers of thanksgiving, dedication and for God’s blessing for same-sex couples


    NEWS - For the first time, under historic plans outlined today, same-sex couples will be able to come to church to give thanks for their civil marriage or civil partnership and receive God’s blessing.

    5 min read
  5. Woman and man dressed in clerical clothes

    Philip North Named as Next Bishop of Blackburn


    NEWS - The Right Reverend Philip North has today been announced by 10 Downing Street as the next Bishop of Blackburn.

    4 min read
  6. Front cover of book showing Christ on the cross with background of pinks and reds

    Godforsaken - a book for Lent and Holy Week


    NEWS - Latest book from Archbishop Stephen for Lent and Holy Week - Godforsaken. The Cross – The Greatest Hope of All.

    4 min read