He has written widely on evangelism, discipleship and spirituality, including a series of meditations on Holy Week entitled The Things He Carried (2008) and a book of reflections on the paintings of Stanley Spencer, called Christ In The Wilderness (2012).He told a press conference in Church House, Westminster: “I’m a boy from a very ordinary family, from a secondary modern school in Essex, who is now called to be the archbishop of York.” There “wasn’t much church in my growing up”, he said, but watching the film Jesus of Nazareth at the age of 12 “changed my life”. "The argument," he said, "that they have worked as a deterrent is no argument at all. Our holding them only makes them seem more attractive to other nation states." Gray built the south transept of York Minster purchased the village of Bishopthorpe, which became the residence of the archbishop of York. He also donated to the church at Ripon. Gray held a series of councils in his diocese from 1241 to 1255 which endeavoured to enforce clerical celibacy, keep benefices from being inherited, and improve.
Bishop Cottrell was born in Leigh-on-Sea and educated at a secondary modern school and Central London Polytechnic. He said yesterday that he became a Christian after watching Franco Zeffirelli's 1970s TV series Jesus of Nazareth.But his appointment yesterday as number two in the hierarchy of the CofE looks unlikely to lead to a long-term truce with the Johnson Government.
Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles, supporter of DACA and other pro-immigration issues, will lead the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Bishop Stephen says he's humbled and honoured to have been appointed Archbishop of York. But friends say that, when he takes up his post at York Minster, he is likely to regret the increased. Among them was the Right Reverend Sarah Mullally, who was appointed two years ago to be Bishop of London, the Church's third-ranking post. His appointment means that the elevation of the first woman to archbishop rank is likely to be delayed by a decade.
Both amendments were rejected by Synod, with the Archbishop of York John Sentamu replying: If you're going to serve the whole community please don't limit our languageThe Word became. Bishop Cottrell also said he would support plans for the northern powerhouse, first promoted by former Tory Chancellor George Osborne, saying that 'when the Church adds its voice to these causes it helps lift them above party politics'..'. Stephen Cottrell, the current Bishop of Chelmsford, was.
Home / Tags / Archbishop Of York . Betting On The Next Archbishop Of Canterbury Challenges Punters. The retirement of the Archbishop of Canterbury hit the headlines this week on the TV and in the newspapers and the subsequent commentary on his possible successor has been more lengthy and involved than in the past The Church of England national virtual service was recorded on an iPad in the drawing room of Bishopthorpe Palace, conducted by Archbishop Sentamu with his wife the Revd Margaret Sentamu. It opened with a traditional Ugandan call to prayer, which Dr Sentamu delivered on drums, as well as Taizé chants and a range of modern and traditional. An archbishop, in some cases called a metropolitan, is a bishop who governs his own archdiocese, and also supervises all the other bishops in his archiepiscopal province. The major city of the region is typically part of the archdiocese. In some countries, the senior archbishop is considered the spiritual leader of. . He then became Vicar of the joint benefice of Holy Trinity and St Matthias from 1984-1986. Between 1987 and 1989 he was also Priest-in-Charge of St Saviour Brixton Hill. He was appointed Bishop for Stepney in 1996, Bishop for Birmingham in 2002 and Archbishop of York in 2005. He is Primate of England and Metropolitan, a member of the House of Lords and a Privy Councillor. From 1997 to 1999, Dr Sentamu was Adviser to the Stephen Lawrence Judicial Inquiry and he chaired the Damilola Taylor Murder Review in 2002.
"Although I was born and grew up in Essex, I lived and served in Huddersfield for nine years. I know and love the north of England. Two of our children were born there. Archbishop of York, died at Rochester, 10 October, 644.He was a Roman monk in St. Andrew's monastery at Rome, and was sent by St. Gregory the Great in 601, with St. Mellitus and others, to help St. Augustine and to carry the pallium to him. He laboured in Kent — with the possible exception of a mission to East Anglia before 616 — till 625, when he accompanied Ethelburga (Aethelburh), the. The official residence of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, Then, down the staircase bounds New York's new archbishop, Timothy Dolan, red-faced and boisterous, who succeeded. The Most Reverend Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury said: I am delighted that the Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell has been nominated to become Archbishop of York. Archbishop Sentamu's ministry has been extraordinarily significant. In Bishop Stephen there is a worthy successor GEORGE NEVILLE, Archbishop of York and Chancellor of England, was the youngest son of Richard Neville, Earl of Salisbury, and brother of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick, known as the Kingmaker. He was educated at Balliol College, Oxford, and was from his childhood destined for the clerical profession, in which through the great influence of his family he obtained rapid advancement, becoming.
His approach to prayer and contemplation was emphasized in his book Do Nothing To Change Your Life (2007) in which he challenged the notion that meaning and value can only be found in activity and productivity. Justin Welby, the archbishop of Canterbury, said at the press conference Cottrell was “one of the most inspiring leaders in the church. He preaches, he writes beautifully, he writes poetry, he thinks very deeply, he communicates superbly, he is not hierarchical, he’s got a huge heart that is open to the needy and poor and vulnerable. He’s a pastor.”
Archbishop of York Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu pleads with firms: Pay the living wage to workers A commission chaired by Dr Sentamu warned that spiralling living costs and stagnating wages. One area in which he has been outspoken is the issue of nuclear weapons. During the General Synod last year, Bishop Stephen said there were "no circumstances" in which the use of modern-day Trident missiles could be justified given the destruction they would cause.
"Switch off the TV," he wrote, "put this book down; shut your eyes; breathe deeply; do nothing but listen to the things you can't hear. Nurture your inner slob. You might even find you begin to pray - by enjoying the intimacy of God's presence and the fragile beauty of each passing moment."Mullally told the Observer that she hoped her appointment was part of a continuing process of women taking more leadership roles in the church, including archbishops when those positions become vacant. “The challenge is that people often think that, once you’ve appointed a woman, you’ve dealt with the issue. You haven’t.”The Right Reverend Stephen Cottrell (pictured) said that Mr Johnson's ambition to unify the country 'deserves our support'
"He and Rebecca will find a warm welcome here at Bishopthorpe and throughout the northern province."On the Conservative election triumph, he said: 'It is very early days. Boris Johnson has spoken about wanting to lead one nation. That deserves our support.' Dr Sentamu, who was born near Kampala in 1949 as the sixth of 13 children, was the the UK's first black archbishop and will be stepping down three days before his 71st birthday. York, city and unitary authority, geographic county of North Yorkshire, historic county of Yorkshire, northern England. It lies at the confluence of the Rivers Ouse and Foss, about midway between London and Edinburgh. It is the cathedral city of the archbishop of York and was historically th
George Neville, archbishop of York, 1432-1476, was a brother of Richard Neville, earl of Warwick, and played a part in both the establishment of the Yorkist dynasty in 1460-61 and his brother's revolts in 1469-71.. George Neville was the fourth son of Richard Neville, earl of Salisbury, and was chosen for a church career at an early age.In 1442 he was collated to a canonry in Salisbury. New Archbishop of York - views. Dec 19, 2019 by Jill. From the Diocese of York website: The Queen has approved the nomination of the Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell as the next Archbishop of York, Downing Street has announced.. Read full story on the Church of England website. Bishop Stephen, currently Bishop of Chelmsford, will succeed Dr John Sentamu who retires in June of next year THE next Archbishop of York is to be the Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell, at present Bishop of Chelmsford, Downing Street announced on Tuesday. Bishop Cottrell spoke at a press conference at Church House on Tuesday morning and took questions from journalists, including the Church Times's Madeleine Davies.. This special edition of the podcast features highlights from that press conference
On May 11, 2019, he was elected Archbishop of America by the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate and was enthroned at the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New York City on June 22 of the same year In the Christian church, an archbishop is a bishop of superior rank who has authority over other bishops in an ecclesiastic province or area. The Church of England is presided over by two archbishops: the archbishop of Canterbury, who is 'primate of All England', and the archbishop of York, who is 'primate of England' Sentamu, who was born in Kampala, is the most senior black and minority ethnic (BAME) cleric in the church. He was briefly imprisoned in Uganda for speaking out against Idi Amin’s regime before fleeing to the UK in 1974.
The Archdiocese of New York is a Roman Catholic metropolitan see in USA. The metropolitan archbishop is Cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan, appointed in 2009 The Archbishop of York is a high-ranking cleric in the Church of England, second only to the Archbishop of Canterbury.He is the diocesan bishop of the Diocese of York and metropolitan of the Province of York, which covers the northern portion of England (north of the Trent) as well as the Isle of Man.The archbishop is a member ex officio of the House of Lords, and is styled Primate of England
The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. As bishop of Stepney, Sentamu served as an adviser on the MacPherson inquiry into the murder of the black teenager Stephen Lawrence and the police mishandling of the case. He also chaired a review of the police investigation into the death of Damilola Taylor, a 10-year-old black schoolboy who was stabbed to death in south London in 2000.In 2001, the Rt Revd Cottrell was appointed Vice Dean and Canon Pastor of Peterborough Cathedral. Stephen was appointed Bishop of Reading in 2004 and took up his current role as Bishop of Chelmsford in 2010. FILE PHOTO: Archbishop of York John Sentamu applauds following the service where Reverend Libby Lane was consecrated as the first female Bishop in the Church of England at York Minster in York.
The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will retire on 7 June 2020 - Trinity Sunday - three days ahead of his 71st birthday, it was announced today. Church of England clergy are required to retire at the age of 70, but the Queen, as Supreme Governor of the Church of England, has the power in her discretion to extend that for up to one year. Bishop Cottrell was ordained priest in 1985 before starting his ministry at Christchurch in Forest Hill, London. William Thompson (1819 - 1890) - Archbishop of York. This is from that marvellous publication The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Archbishop Thompson was the person who opened the Church of England Cemetery at St Mary's, Walkley in 1880, and as the article shows, he was instrumental in changing the attitudes of the working men of Sheffield to the Church of England in particular.
Archbishop Sentamu said: In 1997 I was a member of the Springboard Committee, the Decade of Evangelism Initiative set up by the then Archbishops of York and Canterbury. In that year I met Bishop Stephen Cottrell and Bishop Alison White, who succeeded Bishop Michael Marshall and the Revd Canon Michael Green as Springboard Missioners . “It is impossible not to view this service as appearing also to celebrate the weapons themselves,” he said.
The Archbishop of York is a senior bishop in the Church of England, second only to the Archbishop of Canterbury.The archbishop is the diocesan bishop of the Diocese of York and the metropolitan bishop of the Province of York, which covers the northern regions of England (north of the Trent) as well as the Isle of Man.The Archbishop of York is an ex officio member of the House of Lords and is. The next Archbishop of York will be a cleric who famously demanded the Church of England shakes off its middle class 'M&S image' because Jesus would also have used Aldi or Asda, it was revealed today
The next Archbishop of York will be Stephen Cottrell, the current Bishop of Chelmsford, it was announced today. There had been speculation that the second most senior job in the Church of England would go to a woman bishop Archbishop Hartmayer, son of the late John and Sally Hartmayer, was born on Nov. 21, 1951 in Buffalo, New York. He was raised in Tonawanda, New York, a northern suburb of Buffalo and was a member of St. Amelia Catholic Church, where he attended elementary school
He was enthroned at York Minister in November 2005 in a ceremony that broke with tradition and included drums and dancers. . Acquiescing in the revolution of 1399, Scrope was a member of the parliamentary commission which went to the Tower on 29 Sept. and received Richard's renunciation of the crown Sentamu’s retirement comes just months after Sarah Mullally took up her new post as bishop of London, an appointment which boosted those campaigning for greater representation of women in the highest levels of the church. The bishop of London is the third most senior post in the C of E.
The incoming Archbishop of York believes biblical teaching on sexuality should come second to 21st century Western cultural beliefs. Stephen Cottrell is currently the Bishop of Chelmsford and will take over from Dr John Sentamu next year to become the second most senior clergyman in the Church of England The Archbishop of York is the 2nd highest ranking cleric in the England, second only to the Archbishop of Canterbury. He is the Diocesan Bishop of the Diocese of York and the province of York which covers the northern portion of England as well as the Ise of Man. This bishop is a member e Explore historical records and family tree profiles about Archbishop Williams on MyHeritage, the world's family history network. John Williams, Archbishop of York, 1582 - 1650. John Williams was born on month day 1582, at birth place, to Edmond Williams and XX Williams The Archbishop of York is the second most senior cleric in the Church of England and the appointment of Bishop Stephen Cottrell will clearly shape the future direction of the Church. It is therefore concerning to hear about the experience of some conservative clergy in his current diocese In 2007, he removed his clerical collar and cut it into pieces during an appearance on the Andrew Marr show in protest at Robert Mugabe, saying he would not replace it until the Zimbabwean president was gone. Ten years later he put a new collar round his neck in another appearance on the show, days after Mugabe was forced out.
The Right Reverend Stephen Cottrell, who is to take over as Archbishop of York next summer, said that Mr Johnson's ambition to unify the country 'deserves our support'. "Working alongside the Archbishop of Canterbury, I hope to help the church be more joyful and more effective in sharing the gospel and bringing hope and unity to our nation.
Anglican Bishop Stephen Cottrell, a supporter of women clergy and a strong opponent of nuclear weapons, is to be the new Archbishop of York. The 61-year-old Bishop of Chelmsford in eastern England. The Archbishop bought the then village of Thorpe St Andrew (St Andrewthorpe) in 1226, demolishing the old manor house and using some of its local stone for the Palace built on the same site. Once completed the Palace was duly transferred to the ownership of the Dean and Chapter of York Minster , being known as Bishopthorpe Palace Share on Twitter Share via Email Dr John Sentamu, the archbishop of York, said he wanted to give the Church of England time to choose a successor. Photograph: R The archbishop of York, John Sentamu, is to retire in June 2020, creating a vacancy for the number two position in the Church of England that many hope will be filled by a woman.
"Working alongside the Archbishop of Canterbury, I hope to help the church be more joyful and more effective in sharing the Gospel and bringing hope and unity to our nation."The choice of Bishop Cottrell, who will succeed 70-year-old Archbishop John Sentamu, runs against the recent grain of the Church of England, which has picked a string of women for senior roles. In 1993, he was appointed Diocesan Missioner and Bishop’s Chaplain for Evangelism in the Diocese of Wakefield and in 1998 he took up the role of Springboard Missioner and Consultant in Evangelism.The new appointment is a firm anti-racism campaigner who has called the Church of England 'borderline racist', and who has supported a demand for churches to hand over land for traveller camps.On announcing his retirement, Sentamu said: “I am deeply grateful to Her Majesty the Queen for graciously allowing me to continue as archbishop of York until June 2020 in order to enable me to complete the work to which I have been called.”
To watch Sunday, Saturday, or Daily Mass from home, click the links below at the corresponding Mass times. These services are available online or televised by Catholic Television Network of Detroit (CTND), the Solanus Casey Center, EWTN, and Fox 2 in English and Spanish.. The Archdiocese of Detroit will broadcast a private (closed-door) Mass celebrated by Archbishop Vigneron from the Cathedral. But in 669 the new Archbishop of Canterbury, Theodore (see 19 September 690), declared that Wilfrid was rightful bishop of York. Chad quietly withrew, and Wilfrid was installed at York. For the next few years, Wilfrid enjoyed peace and prosperity, stood high in the favor of King Efrith of Northumbria, and was undisputed bishop of a diocese that. Dr John Sentamu will retire from his post as Archbishop of York on 7 June 2020. Read his statement The Archbishop of York introduces the debate, To move that this House takes note of the case for increasing income equality and sustainability in the light of the recent health emergency Share on Twitter Share via Email Stephen Cottrell will take over from John Sentamu when he retires next year. Photograph: Samantha Pearce/PA The Church of England must be “more joyful and less anxious”, Stephen Cottrell, who has been named the 98th archbishop of York, the second most senior figure in the Church of England, has said.
Scrope spent a good amount of time in Rome and was created Archbishop of York while he was there in 1398. The following year, when King Richard II was deposed by Henry Bolingbroke, the new Archbishop played a part in putting the new King Henry IV on the throne Born in 1516 or 1519 in Hawkshead Parish, Furnace Fells, Lancashire, England, second son of William Sandys and Margaret Dixon.Educated at St. Bees School, in Cumberland, in Company with Edmund Grindal, a native of the parish of St. Bees, and in succession Bishop of London, Archbishop of York, and Archbishop of Canterbury in the reign of Queen Elizabeth Archbishop is formal at start of evensong; New york city archbishop; South african archbishop, b. 1931; Archbishop of new york, 1; Organ the archbishop has installed; First archbishop of canterbury; Archbishop of canterbury during the reigns of henry viii and edward vi who led the english reformation; Noted archbishop; Archbishop of canterbury. . He trained for ordination at Ridley Hall, Cambridge, then part of the Cambridge Federation of Theological Colleges. Following his ordination in 1979 he served as Assistant Chaplain at Selwyn College, Cambridge. From 1979-1982 he was Chaplain at HM Remand Centre Latchmere House and Curate of St Andrew's, Ham in the Diocese of Southwark.
Two years ago, the archbishop was accused of misconduct by a survivor of sexual abuse. Matthew Ineson filed a formal complaint against Sentamu and four other bishops, saying they had failed to take action over his disclosure of rape by a vicar. The complaint was dismissed on the grounds of being outside a one-year time limit. Original wills, etc. of the Exchequer and Prerogative courts, Archbishop of York, 1688-1750 (actually from 1636-1750) York District Probate Registry : probate act books, 1502-1624 Register of tuitions and curations, 1592-1639 10 East 79th Street, New York, NY 10075-0106 Tel: (212) 570-3511,12 • Fax: (212) 570-3592 Email: [email protected] Mission and Responsibilities. The primary charge of the Office of the Archbishop is to respond efficiently and properly to the rigorous demands associated with the overall duties of the Archbishop Never one to shy away from self-promotion, the Archbishop of York, 'the most reverend and right honourable' John Sentamu, has begun a week-long fast and prayer vigil for world peace. The Archbishop reckons this will show 'solidarity with the suffering people of our world, particularly in the Middle East. Sentamu has been a vocal opponent of same-sex marriage, speaking against its legalisation in the House of Lords in 2013. The previous year, he said: “I don’t think it is the role of the state to define what marriage is. It is set in tradition and history and you can’t just [change it] overnight, no matter how powerful you are.”
Archdiocese of New York, New York, New York. 15K likes. Welcome to the official Facebook page for the Archdiocese of New York--Feeding the Soul Heals the Body. Our mission is to live and proclaim the.. The Bishop added he was looking forward to "being a voice for the North" and "helping to address the discrepancies of wealth and opportunity that too often favour the South."Deacon 1979, Priest 1979 Chaplain, HM Remand Centre, Latchmere House 1979 – 1982 Assistant Curate, Ham St Andrew, Diocese of Southwark, 1979 – 1982 Assistant Curate, Herne Hill St Paul, Diocese of Southwark, 1982 – 1983 Priest-in-Charge, Tulse Hill Holy Trinity, Diocese of Southwark, 1983 – 1984 Vicar, Upper Tulse Hill St Matthias, Diocese of Southwark, 1983 – 1984 Vicar, Tulse Hill Holy Trinity and St Matthias, Diocese of Southwark, 1985 – 1996 Priest-in-Charge, Brixton Hill St Saviour, Diocese of Southwark, 1987 – 1989 Honorary Canon Southwark Cathedral, 1993 – 1996
St. Oswald of Worcester, Archbishop of York (Died AD 992) St. Oswald was the son of noble Danish parents. St. Odo the Good, Archbishop of Canterbury, was his uncle and he was also related to Osketel, his predecessor in the see of York. He was sent by Archbishop Odo to Winchester, where the lives of the secular canons by no means satisfied him. Archbishop Holgate's School is part of Pathfinder Multi Academy Trust, an exempt charity registered in England and Wales. Company Number: 07559610. Registered Office: Archbishop Holgate's School, Hull Road, York YO10 5ZA He was appointed Bishop for Stepney in 1996, Bishop for Birmingham in 2002 and Archbishop of York in 2005. He is Primate of England and Metropolitan, a member of the House of Lords and a Privy Councillor. SHARP, JOHN (1645-1714), archbishop of York, born at Bradford on 16 Feb. 1644-5, was the eldest son of Thomas Sharp, wet and dry salter, by Dorothy, eldest daughter of John Weddal of Widdington, Yorkshire. The family had long been settled in Bradfordale Bayelsa faces environmental genocide -Archbishop of York • Blames oil companies for neglect. 27th May 2019. in National. 0. 0. SHARES. 170. VIEWS. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter.
Area Bishop, Stepney, Diocese of London, 1996 – 2002 Consecrated 25 September 1996 in St Paul's CathedralWhile the York post is filled, the other English archbishopric, Canterbury, is unlikely to go to a woman when the Most Reverend Justin Welby (pictured) retiresWe urge you to turn off your ad blocker for The Telegraph website so that you can continue to access our quality content in the future.He has also called on the church to make land available for Gypsies and travelling communities who face institutional racism and ostracisation. The Christian imperative was to combat racism in all its forms, he said. “Therefore it is incumbent upon the church to take a lead on this issue, providing a voice for those who are so marginalised and discriminated against.”
The Archbishop of York; Justin Welby. Read a message from the Archbishop of Canterbury . Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for churches READ THE LATEST INFORMATION FOR CHURCHES . A PRAYER FOR ALL THOSE AFFECTED BY CORONAVIRUS Keep us, good Lord, under the shadow of your mercy A list of all the archbishops of York (1540-1835) arranged by date of appointment. Unless otherwise stated, the year of appointment is the year of consecration and the end of tenure is the year of death Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has welcomed the appointment and said: "I am delighted that the Rt Rev Stephen Cottrell has been nominated to become the next Archbishop of York.From 1997 to 1999, Dr Sentamu was Adviser to the Stephen Lawrence Judicial Inquiry and he chaired the Damilola Taylor Murder Review in 2002. He chaired the NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme from 2001 to November 2013. He supported and advised workers affected by the closure of the Rover car plant in Birmingham and campaigned against guns, knives, drugs and gangs throughout the Midlands, after the killings of Charlene Ellis and Letisha Shakespeare and worked hard to ensure that their killers were brought to trial.Reflecting on last week’s election results, Cottrell said the UK was standing “on the edge of great change as we leave the European Union” and there were “many challenges ahead”.
A pastoral theologian who combines a lifelong affection for traditional liturgy with a desire to commend the Christian faith to the unchurched, Stephen Cottrell has been appointed the 98th Archbishop of York, the second most senior cleric in the Church of England. The Archbishop of York is a high-ranking cleric in the Church of England, second only to the Archbishop of Canterbury.He is the diocesan bishop of the Diocese of York and metropolitan of the Province of York which covers the northern portion of England (north of the Trent) as well as the Isle of Man.The archbishop is a member ex officio of the House of Lords, and is styled Primate of England On Tuesday, he said: “Our record is not good, there’s no point in pretending otherwise. This is something that matters hugely to me. I hope that when I do hang up my mitre, the church will look different and more diverse.”
"I am glad he is returning to the northern province where he with others developed the Emmaus course for evangelism, nurture and discipleship. His greatest passion is to share the Gospel with everyone in a friendly and accessible way.He added: “Learning how to live sustainably on this earth is the greatest challenge of all … We must be one nation but also one world, one humanity.” New Archbishop of York David Hope (R) is welcomed by Dean Raymond Farnell David Hope (right) at his enthronement as Archbishop of York, Dean of York Minster Raymond Furnell greets him. --- David Michael Hope, Baron Hope of Thornes is a retired Anglican bishop. He was the Bishop of Wakefield between 1985 and 1991, and the Bishop of London.
The Archbishop of York arms on the main gate of the Deanery in Dean's Park near the York Minster in York, Yorkshire, England York Minster Cathedral, York, North Yorkshire, England,UK. June 2014 Wikipedia information: York Minster is a cathedral in York, England, and is one of the largest of its kind in Northern Europe Essex-born Bishop Cottrell, 61, who is to take over as Archbishop of York next summer, said that Mr Johnson's ambition to unify the country 'deserves our support' Dr Sentamu is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. His interests include music, cooking, reading, athletics, rugby and football. He is married to Margaret, and they have two grown-up children, Grace and Geoffrey and two grown-up foster children. The Ugandan born Archbishop of York, John Sentamu talks about how the violent regime of Idi Amin propelled him into ordination in the church of England Incumbent Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, who is standing down from the role next summer, said: "Bishop Stephen Cottrell has the Gospel in his belly and a tiger in the tank.After beginning his ministry at Christchurch in Forest Hill, south east London, Bishop Cottrell moved to the Dioceses of Chichester and Wakefield.