News Archive 2017

News from 1st January - 31st December 2017
  1. Archbishop holding candles by Christmas tree

    Message of Hope for 2018


    COMMENT - the Archbishop delivers a message of hope as broadcast on BBC Radio 4 – Sunday 31 December 2017

  2. Archbishop preaches at Selby

    'Christmas should re-awaken the rebel in us. It's an invitation to start again'


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes a Christmas Message in the Yorkshire Post 

  3. Archbishop leading prayers at Christmas

    Archbishop's Christmas message of light over darkness


    FEATURE - A Christmas Message for the York Press 

  4. Archbishop to present Christmas Day show across BBC local radio stations in Yorkshire


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu will present a special Christmas show to be recorded at BBC Radio York on December 22nd. This will be the first time that the Archbishop has presented his own radio programme from BBC Radio York studios.

  5. Archbishop lights Advent Candle

    Christmas carols and Christingles abound!


    NEWS - Archbishop Sentamu, will be joining the Advent preparations for Christmas in schools, churches and around the communities of South Wold Deanery (Market Weighton and surrounding villages) over the weekend 15th – 17th December.

  6. Logo for Selby St James 150th anniversary

    Archbishop joining 150th Anniversary Celebration at St James’ Church, Selby


    NEWS - On Sunday 10th December St James’ Church Audus Street, Selby warmly invites all to attend a service of celebration at 10.30am to mark the 150th Jubilee of the church’s opening.

  7. Advent Messy Church Activity at Cawood

    Seasonal Joy at Selby


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu, the Bishop of Selby Dr John Thomson and the Archdeacon of York Sarah Bullock will be joining in the seasonal fun of preparing for the birth of Jesus at Christmas during three days of mission across the town and Deanery of Selby.

  8. Archbishop and Bishop of Hull

    Archbishop says ‘Let There Be Light!’


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu and Bishop Alison White will begin their Advent preparations for Christmas in South Holderness as part of a jam-packed festive mission weekend.

  9. Step Forward banner - People walking across beach carrying crosses

    Step Forward 2018


    NEWS - The date for the next Step Forward event will be on Saturday, 17th March 2018.

  10. Church of England Logo

    Independent Reviewers Report on See of Sheffield Published


    NEWS - A report of the review of nomination to the See of Sheffield by the independent reviewer Sir Philip Mawer has been published today.