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December 25, 2018

Read Archbishop Justin Welby’s sermon preached at Canterbury Cathedral the morning of Dec. 25.

John 1:1-14

Christmas is full of sounds. There are the sounds of parties and gatherings, of familiar people arguing, or joking, or sitting quietly enjoying being together – sounds that...

November 19, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and the leader of the Evangelical Church in Germany, Bishop Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, have issued an urgent appeal “to all politicians to find fair and sustainable solutions for the future coexistence of the UK and the EU.”...

October 22, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby was in the Turkish capital Istanbul on Friday for a “cordial and informal” meeting with the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople – the spiritual leader of the Orthodox Churches. The meeting took place as the ...

September 28, 2018

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby addresses the Radical Vocation Conference for young people considering ordained ministry in Anglican and Episcopal churches.

[Episcopal News Service] The Radical Vocation Conference at Church of the Incarnation in Dallas...

September 25, 2018

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby preaches Sept. 23 at Trinity Church Wall Street in this image from the congregation’s video of the sermon.

[Episcopal News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby spoke of the vision, wisdom and light that the Gospel...

September 12, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has used an address to Britain’s Trade Union Congress to speak of a society where church-run food banks and homeless shelters are no longer needed. Archbishop Justin delivered his address as the TUC gathered in Manchester...

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...

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