Private service -- conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury -- will commemorate what would've been her 56th birthday
"There are no excuses whatsoever for what took place," the archbishop of Canterbury said.
LONDON (Reuters) - The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday to set up a cross-party commission to "draw much of the poison" from the debate over Britain's decision to exit the European Union.
The head of the Church of England has said that the institution “colluded” with and helped to hide the long-term sexual abuse of young men by one of its former bishops. Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, made the statement Thursday as the church published a review of how it handled the...
The Church of England "colluded" with and helped to hide the long-term sexual abuse of young men by one of its former bishops, the head of the church said Thursday, per the AP. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby apologized to the victims who had spoken out and helped to bring...
The Church of England "colluded and concealed" to suppress claims of long-term sexual abuse against one of its bishops, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby said Friday. The Anglican Communion leader issued a statement following the...Show More Summary
He was quoting King Henry II's alleged statement that resulted in the murder of the Archbishop of Canterbury.
Archbishop chooses words carefully during visit, as he uses football match to stress role of teamwork in conflict resolution For the first time in 12 days, the archbishop of Canterbury was on the defensive. Wearing a purple No 15 shirt...Show More Summary
Speaking on penultimate day of visit to region, archbishop of Canterbury says US president has ‘capacity to make a difference’ Donald Trump and his team could tip the scales in favour of Israeli-Palestinian peace prospects when they arrive in Jerusalem in less than two weeks, Justin Welby, the archbishop of Canterbury, has said. Show More Summary
Archbishop of Canterbury says meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders during tour yielded hope of peace talks revival The archbishop of Canterbury has said a “moment of opportunity” could be within reach in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict after he met political leaders from both sides during a trip to the Holy Land. Show More Summary
Justin Welby listens to testimonies of Palestinian Christians who lost land after building of vast wall near Bethlehem Justin Welby, the archbishop of Canterbury, has spoken of his “profound grief and sorrow” after hearing the testimonies...Show More Summary
Justin Welby’s sermon in Jerusalem talks of anger and fear in ‘probably the world’s most complicated region of conflicts’ The archbishop of Canterbury has spoken of the suffering and persecution of Christians and others in the Middle East, saying he has heard voices of anger, fear and insecurity while on a 12-day trip to the Holy Land. Show More Summary
Justin Welby visits medical facilities and lays wreath at first world war cemetery after being granted Israeli permits at last minute The archbishop of Canterbury has made a surprise visit to Gaza during his 12-day tour of the Holy Land. Show More Summary
Archbishop of Canterbury makes plea for tolerance in speech at Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial during visit to Israel The archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has called for bridges to be built between Jewish people and others to prevent antisemitism taking hold. Show More Summary
"Last year, during the refurbishment of the Garden Museum, which is housed in a deconsecrated medieval parish church next to Lambeth Palace, the Archbishop of Canterbury’s official London residence, builders made the discovery of a lifetime: a cache of 30 lead coffins that had lain undisturbed for centuries."
The mortal remains of five Archbishops of Canterbury have been discovered in a hidden chamber underneath the floor of the deconsecrated church of St Mary-at-Lambeth in London. The surprise find was made last year during renovations to the building, now the home of the Museum of Garden History, but was kept quiet to protect the [...]
The remains of five archbishops of Canterbury have been accidentally discovered by builders in a hidden tomb beneath a London church, site developers said Sunday. Some 20 lead coffins were discovered in a crypt underneath St Mary's-at-Lambeth,...Show More Summary
Builders found 30 lead coffins in the crypt of a former church next to the archbishop of Canterbury’s official residence The remains of five archbishops of Canterbury have been found beneath a medieval church next to the current archbishop’s official London residence, it has been revealed, much to the delight of Christians celebrating Easter. Show More Summary
Claims that politically correct civil servants are barring Syrian Christians are absurd. Government policy is to keep out all migrants, of whatever religion Lord Carey, the former archbishop of Canterbury, fancies himself as the oracle of authoritative common sense. Show More Summary