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  1. 6 people dressed in warm outdoor clothing standing between two white vans

    Archbishop of York praises Cumbrian community spirit

    17/03/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York has today paid tribute to the Cumbrian community spirit during his first visit to the county since enthronement.

    4 min read
  2. Fence boards painted in colours of Ukrainian flag, blue and yellow

    Humanitarian Sponsorship scheme statement

    14/03/2022

    News - The Archbishops today issued a joint statement in support of the Humanitarian Support scheme 

    1 min read
  3. Letters USPG in pink with small cross at the top

    USPG and Diocese in Europe launch Ukraine emergency appeal

    04/03/2022

    NEWS - USPG and the Church of England Diocese in Europe are launching an emergency appeal to get aid to people in desperate need because of the invasion of Ukraine.

    3 min read
  4. 2 keys crossed with crown above them, words York Minster to the right

    Remembrance, prayer and hope: Events and services at York Minster for Covid-19 National Day of Reflection

    01/03/2022

    NEWS - York Minster will welcome people for remembrance, prayer and hope on Wednesday 23rd March, the second anniversary of the first Covid-19 lockdown.

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

    House of Lords debate on situation in Ukraine

    25/02/2022

    COMMENT - the Archbishop spoke today in the debate on the situation in Ukraine and Russia. The speech follows in full

    4 min read
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    Pastoral letter from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York in English and Ukranian

    24/02/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have written a pastoral letter to the clergy and people of the Church of England, calling on them to pray for peace in Ukraine. 

    5 min read
  7. Man standing outside dressed in walking gear holding a long wooden staff

    Archbishop of York to join Bishop of Carlisle’s Lent Walk

    24/02/2022

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York will journey alongside the Bishop of Carlisle as part of a Lent Walk which begins next week.

    3 min read
  8. View across tops of buildings to a bridge over a river

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

    24/02/2022

    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”.

    1 min read
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    Lent, Holy Week and Easter at York Minster

    18/02/2022

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

    10 min read
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    Graham Gregory: Lessons Learnt Review

    15/02/2022

    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

    5 min read