New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
News > UK >

Welby becomes Archbishop during service in St Paul’s

Ed Thornton

by Ed Thornton

Posted: 08 Feb 2013 @ 12:15

THE office of Archbishop of Canterbury, Primate of All England and Metropolitan, was conferred on the Most Revd Justin Welby on Monday, during a ceremony in St Paul's Cathedral.

He is now Archbishop, although his public ministry will not begin until after his enthronement in Canterbury Cathedral on 21 March. Last month, Archbishop Welby was elected the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury by the 35-strong College of Canons of Canterbury Cathedral ( ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Ecumenical Chaplain

Wales

G4S An equal opportunities employer Ecumenical Chaplain HMP Parc, Bridgend £29,920 pa | Full time As the world's leading security solutions group with operations in over 120 countries an...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Veteran of the spoken Word

Veteran of the spoken Word

The actor David Suchet has made an audio recording of the entire Bible. He tells Olly Grant about this fulfilment of a long-term ambition  Subscribe to read more

Question of the week
Should parishes be able to sell treasures that no longer reside in their churches?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

What really makes a nation Christian

The Great North Passion was more accurate than celebrity atheists, argues Paul Vallely  Read More

Thu 24 Apr 14 @ 17:18
What has Christianity ever done for the world, asks @themiltonjones http://t.co/CJL1Y4lsyS

Thu 24 Apr 14 @ 14:50
"Infused by Christianity" - @nick_clegg on the 'Christian country' debate and disestablishment http://t.co/WTlodncSky