BREAKING: +++Canterbury to Resign at End of Year (Updated with more links)
The website of the Archbishop of Canterbury have announced that Rowan Williams will resign at the end of the year to take up the position of master of Magdalene College, Cambridge in 2013.
I can’t pretend I’m upset by the news but we ought to pray hard for a suitable replacement. Time to see what the bookies say, methinks. Odds on Chartres, Bishop of London? Now that would put a whole new spin on things.
Here’s a statement from the Archbishop of York
From the Archbishop of Westminster (Roman Catholic)
From the BBC
From the Telegraph
From The Independent (suggesting ++York as the most probable replacement)
From the Guardian
From The Weekly Standard
From the Daily Mail
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