Read sermons and messages delivered by Archbishop Stephen Cottrell.
  1. Man standing behind a lectern

    2022 Moule Day Lecture - Ridley Hall Cambridge


    COMMENT - On 9 June the Archbishop gave the annual Moule Memorial Lecture, named in honour of C.F.D. "Charlie" Moule on the theme "Travelling Well: Pilgrimage and discipleship".

    13 min read
  2. St Pauls Cathedral

    Sermon at St Paul's Cathedral celebrating Her Majesty the Queen's Platinum Jubilee


    SERMON - On Friday 3 June the Archbishop delivered the sermon in St Paul's Cathedral during a service to mark and celebrate Her Majesty the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. This follows in full

    4 min read
  3. Manchester Cathedral Welcome Sign

    600th Anniversary of Manchester Cathedral


    SERMON - On Thursday 5 May, The Lord Archbishop of York along with other Clerical and Civic Dignitaries and Honorable Guests gathered at Manchester Cathedral to celebrate the 600th Anniversary of this Collegiate Church.  

    6 min read
  4. Sunrise sky with skyline of buildings

    Easter Day sermon at York Minster


    COMMENT - The Archbishop gave the sermon at the Eucharist for Easter Day at York Minster

    8 min read
  5. A woman and a man standing inside a church dressed in white clerical robes

    Church of England national online service - Easter Day


    Archbishop Stephen leads and preaches for the national online service for Easter Day

    1 min read
  6. Red shield with white crossed keys and crown with gold mitre above

    A moment of Reflection - Sunday 17 April 2022


    A moment of Reflection for Easter Day

    1 min read
  7. Red shield with white crossed keys and crown with gold mitre above

    Presidential Address at York Diocesan Synod


    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York gave the Presidential address to the virtual York Diocesan Synod today

    6 min read
  8. Archbishop in convocation robes with stained glass window behind

    The Mercers Company Lenten sermon


    The Archbishop gave the sermon during an Evensong service with The Mercers Company. This follows in full

    6 min read
  9. Smiling woman in black t-shirt with Rock and Roll written on it

    BBC Radio 2 Pause for Thought


    COMMENT - The Archbishop gave the Pause for Thought on BBC Radio 2 this morning. This follows in full

    2 min read
  10. Norman Church with blue sky behind

    Sermon at St Mary's Tadcaster 27 February 2022


    COMMENT - The Archbishop attended worship at St Mary's Church in Tadcaster and gave the sermon which follows in full...

    5 min read