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  1. Head and shoulders of the Archbishop standing outside with green trees behind him

    Queen's Platinum Jubilee - A wonderful beacon of hope and unity

    03/06/2022

    FEATURE - The Archbishop reflects in today's York Press on how we are all called to serve others in the lives that we live 

    3 min read
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    Archbishop’s ‘fantastic weekend’ of mission in Lancashire

    01/06/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York has completed a joyous long weekend of mission and ministry in Lancashire, visiting many parts of the County across three days.    

    9 min read
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    Announcement of new Bishop of Kirkstall

    27/05/2022

    NEWS - Downing Street has announced this morning the appointment of the Revd Canon Arun Arora as the new Bishop of Kirkstall in the Anglican Diocese of Leeds

     

    3 min read
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    Well-known former Cumbrian vicar named as new Bishop of Penrith

    27/05/2022

    NEWS - 

    A well-known vicar who ministered in Cumbria for 15 years has been chosen as the next Suffragan Bishop of Penrith. The Revd Canon Rob Saner-Haigh, who is currently Residentiary Canon Director of Mission and Ministry in the Diocese of Newcastle, was appointed by the Bishop of Carlisle. 
     

    5 min read
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    Picnic at the Palace to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee

    26/05/2022

    NEWS - All the pupils, staff and Governors from the Archbishop of York CE Junior School, Bishopthorpe really celebrated the Platinum Jubilee in style today in the grounds of Bishopthorpe Palace. 

    2 min read
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    Three Days of Mission in Lancashire

    25/05/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York will be visiting the Diocese of Blackburn for a weekend of mission and ministry from Friday 27 to Sunday 29 May. 

    4 min read
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    Online Safety Bill - Letter to the Times

    24/05/2022

    COMMENT - Letter published in The Times today regarding the Online Safety Bill 

    3 min read
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    Cathedrals have a mission to show the ‘heart of Jesus’ to a suffering world, Archbishop tells conference

    19/05/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York has encouraged cathedrals to continue to ask the ‘hard missional questions’ about how to transmit the good news of Jesus Christ in a world suffering from confusion and uncertainty.

    2 min read
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    New Appointment at the Missional Youth Church Network

    18/05/2022

    NEWS - The Missional Youth Church Network today is pleased to announce the appointment of Steffen Seilerin the role of Strategic Lead. He will join the MYCN team as they partner with youth leaders and local churches to nurture and equip young people aged 15-20 to become young leaders.

    4 min read
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    Church of England national funding to increase 30% to support and develop ministry

    11/05/2022

    NEWS - The Church of England today announced plans for a significant increase in funding for the next three years to support God’s mission and ministry across the country, supporting local parishes and growing many more new worshipping communities to serve the whole nation.

    5 min read