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  1. Church online service 31 May 2020.

    Pope Francis joins Archbishops of Canterbury and York for Thy Kingdom Come Pentecost service


    Pope Francis will take part in an online church service alongside the Archbishops of Canterbury and York and a number of other senior UK church leaders this Sunday.

  2. Press release from the Church of England.

    Church Commissioners for England publish their 2019 Annual Report


    The Church Commissioners for England, the endowment fund of the Church of England, published today its Annual Report for 2019.

  3. Statement from the Church of England.

    ExxonMobil AGM: voting results on Church Commissioners backed resolutions


    Edward Mason, Head of Responsible Investment for the Church Commissioners for England comments on today’s annual shareholder meeting at ExxonMobil.

  4. Contributors to our national online service on 24 May 2020.

    Duke of Cambridge joins CofE’s online service to mark end of Mental Health Awareness Week


    The Duke of Cambridge will urge people who are concerned about their mental health or that of others to reach out and start a conversation, in a contribution to this Sunday’s  Church of England national online service, marking the end of Mental Health Awareness Week.

  5. The Church of England logo on a laptop.

    House of Bishops meeting on Thursday 21st May


    A meeting of the House of Bishops took place today on Thursday, the 21st of May 2020 (by Zoom).

  6. The Archbishop of York Designate in December 2019.

    Confirmation of Election of Bishop Stephen Cottrell as the 98th Archbishop of York, Thursday 9 July 2020


    Bishop Stephen Geoffrey Cottrell will be confirmed as the 98th Archbishop of York at 11am on Thursday 9 July 2020, in an online service.

  7. Supporting schools to reopen at the right time


    With almost two months having passed since most pupils attended their school building, it is clear that the risks surrounding Coronavirus cannot and will not be quickly resolved. It is of paramount importance that children’s education and all that schools offer can continue as fully and as soon possible, while always balanced with the health risks that this may entail.

  8. The national weekly service for 17 May 2020.

    Actor, GP and palliative care nurse to take part in this week’s national online service


    An actor, a GP and a palliative care nurse are among contributors to the Church of England national online service this weekend to be broadcast from Liverpool and Blackburn in Lancashire.

  9. Statement from the Church of England.

    Notice from House of Bishops meeting


    The House of Bishops met to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic over Zoom today.  

  10. The Archbishop of York Designate in December 2019.

    God is at work, even when our church buildings are closed


    This article from Bishop Stephen Cottrell, Archbishop of York Designate, was published in the Daily Telegraph on Tuesday 12 May 2020.