This website is best viewed with CSS and JavaScript enabled.

Home > canterbury

News Stories


canterbury

Anglican and Catholic Archbishops accuse UK Government of “broken promise”

Archbishop Justin Welby and Cardinal Vincent Nichols describe the UK Government plans to cut international aid as “deeply worrying”.

09 April 2021

Services to the Anglican Communion acknowledged in 2021 Lambeth Awards

Archbishops Colin Johnson, Daniel Sarfo and Daniel Deng Bul are are amongst those honoured for their services to the Anglican Communion.

08 April 2021

The Archbishop of Canterbury's Ecumenical Easter Letter

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, offers his ecumenical Easter letter to all partners and heads of churches around the world.

01 April 2021

Bishops to renew prayer and religious life ahead of Lambeth Conference

The third of three titles looking at the Archbishop of Canterbury’s ministry priorities has been published by the Anglican Communion.

11 March 2021

Archbishop of Canterbury criticises letter by the Primate of Nigeria, Archbishop Henry Ndukuba

Justin Welby reiterates that Lambeth I.10 restates a traditional view of Christian marriage and condemns homophobic actions or words.

05 March 2021

Housing crisis: C of E report suggests law change to recognise social benefit

Report by C of E Housing Commission proposes change to charity law so that Churches can use land for social as well as economic benefit.

01 March 2021

Science-faith partnership is vital for tackling climate change

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby tells faith leaders “now is the time for action” on climate change ahead of COP26 conference.

01 March 2021

Ecumenical leaders commemorate Coptic Contemporary Martyrs

Archbishop Justin Welby and Pope Francis joined Pope Tawadros II and Archbishop Angaelos to commemorate Contemporary Martyrs Day

22 February 2021

Archbishop Justin Welby’s Canterbury Cathedral Christmas Day sermon 2020

This is the text of the sermon preached today (Christmas Day) in Canterbury Cathedral, Kent, England - the mother church of the Anglican Communion.

25 December 2020

Global Covid-19 victims remembered daily at the mother church of the Anglican Communion

The oldest bell in Canterbury Cathedral, named after Prince Henry of Eastry, is tolling for two minutes every night at 8 pm BST (7 pm GMT).

14 April 2020