Read sermons and messages delivered by Archbishop Stephen Cottrell.
  1. Archbishop head and shoulders

    Preaching as Pilgrimage


    COMMENT - The Archbishop today gave the keynote address at the College of Preachers conference at York St John University. This follows in full

    11 min read
  2. Lambeth Conference Plenary

    Lambeth Conference plenary - Mission and Evangelism


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

    12 min read
  3. Two men smiling to camera dressed in clerical clothes

    General Synod - Farewell to the Bishop of Blackburn, Julian Henderson


    COMMENT - Archbishop Stephen said a farewell at General Synod to Julian Henderson, Bishop of Blackburn

    5 min read
  4. General Synod Cross

    York General Synod 2022 - Presidential Address


    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
  5. Red shield with white crossed keys and crown with gold mitre above

    Address to York Diocesan Synod


    COMMENT - The Archbishop addressed York Diocesan Synod today. The address follows in full  

    5 min read
  6. Carlisle Cathedral 900 Anniversary

    Carlisle Cathedral 900th Anniversary Celebrations


    SERMON - Archbishop Stephen preached at Carlisle Cathedral service for Trinity Sunday, 12 June

    6 min read
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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