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    The Installation of The Very Reverend Dominic Barrington as the 77th Dean of York

    25/10/2022

    NEWS - The Very Reverend Dominic Barrington will be Installed as the 77th Dean of York during a special service of Choral Evensong, starting at 3pm at York Minster on Saturday 12th November to which all are warmly invited. 

    3 min read
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    A statement from the Archbishop of York - IICSA Final Report

    20/10/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop has today issued a statement following the publication of the final report from the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) 

    2 min read
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    Returning to her roots: Bishop Helen-Ann to be the thirteenth Bishop of Newcastle

    20/10/2022

    NEWS - Downing Street has announced the appointment of the Right Reverend Dr Helen-Ann Hartley, currently Bishop of Ripon, as the next Bishop of Newcastle. The appointment was approved by Her Late Majesty The Queen.

    3 min read
  4. Front cover of a book - deep blue skies and purple hills with title, The Sleepy Shepherd

    Archbishop Stephen’s Sleepy Shepherd Book Reading

    19/10/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Stephen Cottrell, will be at York Minster from 10.30am to midday on Saturday 17 December, to give a reading from his children’s book, The Sleepy Shepherd.

    2 min read
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    Next Bishop of Liverpool to be The Right Reverend Doctor John Perumbalath

    18/10/2022

    NEWS - Downing Street has announced that the Ninth Bishop of Liverpool is to be the Right Reverend Doctor John Perumbalath.

    4 min read
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    Announcement of New Bishop of Beverley

    12/10/2022

    NEWS - The Reverend Canon Stephen Race, currently Rector of The Benefice of Central Barnsley in the Anglican Diocese of Leeds and also Area Dean of Barnsley, has been appointed as the new Bishop of Beverley.

    4 min read
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    Ripon Cathedral 1350th Anniversary Celebrations

    06/10/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York and the Bishop of Leeds will be at Ripon Cathedral on October 16 for the culmination of the cathedral’s 1350th anniversary celebrations.

    2 min read
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    Overview of the independent review of files held by the Archbishop of York for the Northern Province under Past Case Review 2 project  

    05/10/2022

    NEWS -  The summary and recommendations of the PCR2 report are published today.

    2 min read
  9. Rural scene of trees and grass with words Farming Britain across it

    Food, Faith and the Future: ‘Feeding Britain’ online conference

    04/10/2022

    NEWS - "Feeding Britain" is an online half-day conference from 9.30am to 1.30pm on Saturday 8th October, featuring leading experts in modern food production with the Archbishop of York, and organised by the Diocese of York's Rural Life and Faith Group to explore the full range of issues from a distinctively Christian perspective.

    3 min read
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    The Archbishop of York’s Advent Book 2022

    26/09/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York's chosen Advent book for 2022, 'Sleepers Wake' has been published and is available to buy now. Author Nicholas Holtam argues that climate change and the environment is a spiritual crisis to which we have not yet fully woken up. 

    6 min read