Archbishop of Canterbury

Friday, October 19, 2012 - 6:45am

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

Friday, October 12, 2012 - 9:54am

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

Monday, October 1, 2012 - 1:08pm

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?

Monday, October 1, 2012 - 10:03am

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.

Monday, September 24, 2012 - 9:51am

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

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 - 1:49pm

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

Friday, August 10, 2012 - 8:21am

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

Thursday, August 9, 2012 - 9:48am

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

Monday, March 19, 2012 - 1:17pm

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.

Monday, March 5, 2012 - 1:52pm

"[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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