Read sermons and messages delivered by Archbishop Stephen Cottrell.
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    Holocaust Memorial Day 2021


    The Archbishop took part in the York Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Event today. His talk follows in full...

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    A moment of Reflection - 31 January 2021


    A moment of reflection for Candlemas.

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    Worship at Home: A service with the Archbishop of York on New Year's Eve


    On New Year’s Eve, Thursday 31 December, there will be a special on-line service led by the Archbishop of York from York Minster as part of the Church of England’s ‘Comfort and Joy’ Campaign

  4. Archbishop Stephen Cottrell in York Minster

    Christmas Day sermon


    The Archbishop today delivered his first Christmas Day sermon in York Minster. This follows in full...

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    A moment of Reflection - Christmas Day 2020


    A moment of reflection, by the Archbishop of York. Christmas Day 2020

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    BBC Local Radio service for the 4th Sunday of Advent


    The Archbishop today led a national service for local BBC Radio. You can read his reflection here

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    A moment of Sunday Reflection - Sunday 6 December 2020


    A moment of Sunday Reflection, by the Archbishop of York. Sunday 6 December 2020

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    Living Christ's Story - York Diocesan Synod Address November 2020


    The Archbishop of York gave the Presidential address to the virtual York Diocesan Synod on 28 November 2020.

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    Archbishops' Presidential Address at General Synod


    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York gave a joint Presidential Address today at the start of the virtual General Synod of the Church of England.  The speeches follow in full

  10. Photo credit Charlotte Graham Photography. York Minster marks Armistice centenary

    Service of thanksgiving and commemoration for Remembrance Sunday


    The Archbishop of York, The Most Revd Stephen Cottrell, preaches at the service which includes the act of commemoration and the national two minutes silence.