Service for new Durham bishop

The Right Rev Justin Welby
The Right Rev Justin Welby
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DURHAM’S new bishop has been formally consecrated at a service in York Minister.

The ceremony was attended by 1,000 people and saw The Right Reverend Justin Welby, formally Dean of Liverpool, be commissioned for his new role by Dr John Sentamu, the Archbishop of York.

“It’s quite overwhelming,” said the 55-year-old dad.