Posts Tagged ‘John Sentamu’

Archbishop of York in Pacific for climate change reflections

Friday, July 31st, 2015

The Anglican Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, is to visit Samoa, Tonga and Fiji to lead a series of leadership reflections on climate change. He has been invited to come by the Most Revd Dr Winston Halapua, the Anglican Archbishop of Polynesia. He will be in the Pacific from 27 July to 14 August. Read more

Archbishop of York orders review of dead clergy files

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

The archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has ordered a review of all the files on dead clergy who served in the diocese from 1950 to the present so that an independent investigator can determine whether they may have sexually abused children. The move comes five weeks after the Church of England’s General Synod apologised Read more

Archbishop of York to be considered for Canterbury

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

The Archbishop of York has signalled that he wishes to be considered to succeed Dr Rowan Williams as the next Archbishop of Canterbury. Dr John Sentamu has repeatedly refused to confirm whether or not he would be throwing his hat into the ring to lead the Church of England when Dr Williams steps down later Read more