Archbishop of Canterbury


September 19, 2001

An extensive review of the role of the archbishop of Canterbury within the Church of England and as head of the worldwide Anglican Communion has recommended some significant changes.

'It seemed to me both timely and desirable to take a fresh look at the demands and expectations of the...

September 11, 2001

Statement from the Archbishop of Canterbury

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr George Carey, has spoken of his deep distress and sadness at the news from the United States.

'I was appalled to learn of the terrible tragedies across the United States. The scale of the carnage and...

September 25, 1998

Archbishop of Canterbury George Carey and his wife Eileen, and Presiding Bishop Frank T. Griswold and his wife Phoebe, broke their vacations to attend a fundraising dinner and a morning Eucharist at a Connecticut parish that has provided generous support for the Anglican Communion.