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    Attack on Ukraine ‘an act of great evil’ - statement from Archbishops of Canterbury and York


    NEWS - The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and Archbishop of York Stephen Cottrell have condemned the Russian attack on Ukraine as “an act of great evil”.

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    Lent, Holy Week and Easter at York Minster


    NEWS - York Minster today announced its services and events for Lent, Holy Week and Easter 2022. 

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    Graham Gregory: Lessons Learnt Review


    NEWS - The independent lessons learnt review into the Church of England’s handling of allegations against the late Revd Graham Gregory across five dioceses, has been published today

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    Online launch event for the 7th annual Thy Kingdom Come global prayer movement


    NEWS - Churches worldwide encouraged to sign up to free webinar as new resources & plans for this year are unveiled


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    A moment of Reflection - Sunday 13 February 2022


    A moment of Reflection for Racial Justice Sunday

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  6. General Synod London 2022

    Racial Justice: update to Synod on racial justice work


    COMMENT - The Archbishop gave a speech at General Synod today following a presentation by the Chair of the Archbishops' Racial Justice Commission Lord Boateng. The speech follows in full...

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    LGBT+ History Month - A message from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York


    NEWS - The Archbishops of Canterbury and York today shared a message to mark this year's LGBT+ history month.

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    Join the efforts to plant a tree for the Jubilee


    NEWS - The Archbishop writes in today's Yorkshire Post about the value and his love of trees, encouraging all to 'plant a tree for the Jubilee'.

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    Stephen Knott to be new Archbishops’ Secretary for Appointments


    NEWS - The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have appointed Stephen Knott as the new Archbishops’ Secretary for Appointments. He will take up the role at the end of January 2022. 

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