Archbishop of Canterbury

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September 7, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has wished the United Kingdom’s Jewish community “an increase in your sense of security and peace.” He made his comments in a conversation with Britain’s chief rabbi, Ephraim Mirvis, during a visit to his home in advance of...

September 5, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] A report co-authored by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby says that Britain’s economy “is not working for millions of people and needs fundamental reform.” The report argues that “a fair economy is a strong economy” and says that “prosperity and justice...

August 29, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Churches are the on the front line of mediation efforts across the world, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby told the United Nations Security Council on Aug. 29, in part because they are often “the only functioning institutions in a fragile or pre-conflict...

June 26, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] The third group of young people to spend “a year in God’s time” as members of the Community of St. Anselm – the new monastic order based at Lambeth Palace, have been commissioned to “be Jesus to the world” at the end of their year. Lambeth Palace is the...

June 6, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has spoken of the danger that “fear of the other” poses to “Christian witness and presence.” Speaking to the General Assembly of the Conference of European Churches, meeting in Novi Sad, Serbia, he said that churches...

May 17, 2018

The following clip is taken from an interview with Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby on the eve of the royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Courtesy of Press Association.

May 10, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] The archbishop of Canterbury has told African Anglican leaders that the strength of the church on the continent is a gift to the world and that it has the ability to shape the globe – but it must move forward. Speaking at a regional primates meeting of the...

April 19, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Work began on a new, bigger library at Lambeth Palace on April 20 when Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby symbolically “broke ground” for the building.

It is the first new building at the Palace in more than 100 years. The new library will bring...

April 15, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] The archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has said that the Commonwealth of Nations will last and be a blessing to the world – if it continues to put its word into action. His comments came in a sermon during a special evensong service at Westminster Abbey...

March 26, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has repeated his offer to contribute to any peace negotiations while violence continues to erupt in some parts of Nigeria.

“I once again exhort President Muhammadu Buhari and other authorities, civil and...

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