News Archive 2019

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  1. BBC Radio 2 Christmas Day Message


    COMMENT - The Archbishop gives a Christmas Day message on BBC Radio 2's Good Morning Christmas

  2. Yorkshire Post Christmas Message


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in today's Yorkshire Post. The coming of Jesus Christ as a poor and defenceless baby remains our hope for the world. 

  3. Archbishop writes in the Sunday Times


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes today in the Sunday Times newspaper urging the United Kingdom to discover subsidiarity...

  4. A smiling Bishop Stephen Cottrell dressed in black wearing a silver and black pectoral cross

    Bishop Stephen Cottrell to be the next Archbishop of York


    NEWS - The Queen has approved the nomination of the Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell as the next Archbishop of York, Downing Street has announced. Bishop Stephen, currently Bishop of Chelmsford, will succeed Dr John Sentamu who retires in June of next year.

  5. Catastrophic Deprivation of Human Rights in Southern Nigeria


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes today in The Guardian on the damage being inflicted on the people of Bayelsa State and their environment. The article follows in full...

  6. Centenary Celebrations in Kenya


    NEWS -  The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu visited the Diocese of Mbeere, Kenya to mark its Centenary Celebrations...

  7. head and shoulders of Neil Obbard with conifer trees behind him

    Missional Youth Church Gets Going in Leeds


    NEWS - Church Army and the Diocese of Leeds are delighted to welcome Neil Obbard who has been appointed as Lead Evangelist to begin the first new Missional Youth Church (MYC) in the Leeds Centre of Mission in east Leeds.

  8. Archbishop of York standing in cap and gown in front of altar in Carlisle Cathedral with his honorary doctorate

    Archbishop of York awarded university’s inaugural honorary doctorate


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York has been awarded the University of Cumbria's first honorary doctorate.

  9. Canon Sophie Jelley in the College at Durham Cathedral

    The Revd Canon Sophie Jelley announced as the next Bishop of Doncaster


    NEWS - The next Bishop of Doncaster will be the Revd Canon Sophie Jelley Downing Street has announced today.

  10. Inside York Minster showing procession of candlelight through the nave during a service

    Welcome to Advent and Christmas at York Minster


    NEWS - York Minster is preparing to mark Advent and Christmas with traditional and breath-taking services, seasonal concerts and family-friendly events throughout December.