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  1. Remembering HM The Queen

    Sermon following the death of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

    11/09/2022

    SERMON - York Minster Eucharist on the Sunday following the death of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

    9 min read
  2. Head and shoulders of bishop in robes standing in front of red leather benches

    Archbishop Stephen’s tribute to Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

    10/09/2022

    COMMENT - Archbishop Stephen gave a tribute to Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in the House of Lords 

    5 min read
  3. HM Queen Elizabeth II in carriage after her coronation

    Faith was worn in her heart, not on her sleeve

    09/09/2022

    FEATURE - Archbishop Stephen wrote in today's Daily Telegraph. His article follows in full...

    3 min read
  4. A red candle lit in the darkness

    BBC Radio 2 Pause for Thought

    09/09/2022

    COMMENT - Archbishop Stephen gave the Pause for Thought on BBC Radio 2 this morning

    2 min read
  5. HM The Queen

    Statement by the Archbishop of York on the death of Her Majesty The Queen

    08/09/2022

    NEWS - Statement by the Archbishop of York on the death of Her Majesty The Queen

    3 min read
  6. Head

    Equality advocate appointed Church of England’s first Racial Justice Director

    23/08/2022

    NEWS - A leading figure in the campaign to highlight the impact of the Windrush scandal has been appointed as the first Racial Justice Director of the Church of England, it was announced today

    3 min read
  7. Archbishop head and shoulders purple cassock with crozier, Minster window behind

    Brick by brick we care for our buildings

    20/08/2022

    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes the Credo Column in The Times today. His article follows in full...

    4 min read
  8. People in the sea

    Archbishop baptises in the sea at Brid

    14/08/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Stephen Cottrell, led a happy crowd from Emmanuel Church, Bridlington, at the town's South Beach early on Sunday morning where five people joined him in the sea to commit or re-commit their lives to Jesus Christ through the waters of baptism.

    3 min read
  9. Image of the earth with the words News release alongside it

    Christians today can change the world like the original disciples - Lambeth Conference hears

    05/08/2022

    NEWS - Christians can “change the world” just like the early Church, the Presiding Bishop of the US Episcopal Church said today as the Lambeth Conference issued a call for a renewed focus on spreading the Christian message.

    2 min read
  10. Lambeth Calls Press Release

    Share the good news, bring others to faith, protect the persecuted: the first Lambeth Call

    30/07/2022

    NEWS -  Lambeth Call - Mission and Evangelism  - Sat 30 July 2022

    4 min read