Coronavirus: further guidance from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York

Yesterday, 19 March, the Archbishops issued further guidance to clarify the position of the Church of England on “public worship”, which became necessary as some clergy had been confused as dioceses differed over the suspension of services.

The Church’s FAQ Should we still hold services and events? defines “public worship” as “Church services which the public are invited to attend and take part in, and this is clarified in the Archbishops’ letter. Continue reading