Archbishop of Canterbury

Cantuar: ‘Watch Muslims Pray’

  • Friday, October 19, 2012

“Don’t see religion as a political entity but in its own context.”

Deadlock Raises Questions

  • Friday, October 12, 2012

By John Martin
Delay in appointing a successor to Rowan Williams prompts questions about the viability of the role.

Clearing the Two-thirds Hurdle

  • Monday, October 1, 2012

By John Martin
How deep is the deadlock as the Crown Nominations Commission continues to work toward recommending a successor for the Archbishop of Canterbury?

Look to Africa

  • Monday, October 1, 2012

The World Council of Churches is headquartered in Geneva, even though there are probably more Christians in a neighborhood of Lagos or Nairobi than all of Switzerland.

Horse Race for Lambeth Palace

  • Monday, September 24, 2012

By John Martin
There seem to be two leading candidates and one who may spring a surprise.

Rowan Williams in Retrospect

  • Wednesday, August 22, 2012

By Mark Chapman
Archbishop Williams has carried the burdens of conflict, and has shown a huge and sometimes costly commitment to unity.

Primates Release Signed Letter

  • Friday, August 10, 2012

“He must have the capacity to collectively put into effect the decisions taken at Lambeth Conferences and Primates Meetings.”

Anglican Centre Seeks Leader

  • Thursday, August 9, 2012

The director acts as an ambassador between the Vatican and the Archbishop of Canterbury.

A Coup for Cambridge

  • Monday, March 19, 2012

By John Martin
The appointment of Rowan Williams is a coup for Cambridge University, as he is expected to attract a long queue of doctoral theology students from across the world.

Archbishop Fights for Covenant

  • Monday, March 5, 2012

"[O]ne of the greatest misunderstandings around concerning the Covenant is that it’s some sort of centralising proposal creating an absolute authority which has the right to punish people for stepping out of line. I have to say I think this is completely misleading and false."

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