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  1. Lambeth Conference Plenary

    Lambeth Conference plenary - Mission and Evangelism

    30/07/2022

    COMMENT - Archbishop Stephen gave a talk at the 2022 Lambeth Conference plenary on Mission and Evangelism. This follows in full

    12 min read
  2. Laptop, tablet and phone with Daily Prayer app visible

    Daily Prayer podcast celebrates 1,000th episode

    22/07/2022

    NEWS - A free service bringing the ancient monastic cycle of daily prayer to millions of modern listeners has broadcast its 1,000th episode. 
     

    3 min read
  3. Young Leaders Award

    Archbishop’s Young Leaders Award joins Church’s National Education Team

    18/07/2022

    NEWS - An award for Young Leaders is set to take on a greater national focus as part of the National Society for Promoting Religious Education’s responsibility in England and Wales.

    3 min read
  4. Head and shoulders of man wearing clerical clothes

    The Very Revd Dominic Barrington to be the next Dean of York

    13/07/2022

    NEWS - The Very Revd Dominic Barrington, Dean of St James Cathedral in Chicago, since 2015, was today announced as the new Dean of York. 

    3 min read
  5. General Synod Cross

    York General Synod 2022 - Presidential Address

    08/07/2022

    COMMENT - The Archbishop delivered the Presidential address to the meeting of the General Synod in York today. The address follows in full

    9 min read
  6. Stained glass window in situ depicting a tree and birds

    Blessing and Dedication in Hovingham

    07/07/2022

    NEWS - Archbishop of York Stephen Cottrell dedicated a new stained glass window and blessed the newly-restored organ at All Saints' Church, Hovingham, during a Sunday service on the 3rd July.

    2 min read
  7. Pieces of coloured glass wired together in  string

    ‘Faith and Fracture’ - Glass Sculpture focussed on ‘Beauty of Every Human’ on display in York Minster

    06/07/2022

    NEWS - A large-scale art installation inspired by the Church of England’s “Living in Love and Faith” project will be on display at York Minster this summer.

    2 min read
  8. Arun Arora and Rob Saner-Haigh

    Double Consecration of the Bishop of Penrith and the Bishop of Kirkstall

    05/07/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Stephen Cottrell will preside at a double Consecration service at York Minster on Friday 15th July at 11am.  

    2 min read
  9. Arches and roof of interior of York Minster

    Sung Eucharist attended by the General Synod of the Church of England

    04/07/2022

    NEWS - Officers and members of the General Synod of the Church of England will attend the Sung Eucharist service at York Minster at 11am on Sunday 10th July for the first time since March 2020. 

    3 min read
  10. Eleanor Sanderson

    Suffragan Bishop of Hull: the Rt Revd Dr Eleanor Sanderson

    29/06/2022

    NEWS - 10 Downing Street has announced today that Her Majesty the Queen has approved the appointment of the Right Reverend Doctor Eleanor Sanderson as Suffragan Bishop of Hull in the Diocese of York, following the retirement of the Right Reverend Alison White.

    9 min read