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(RNS) A former Archbishop of Canterbury has warned that the Church of England faces extinction in less than 25 years unless it can attract more young people now.


  1. Eye catching headlines; Lord Carey was always good with the soundbite. However, when he was Archbishop of Canterbury things were no better. In fact, many would credit his Christian-right policies during his tenure for making matters worse. The English Church has been around for a long time; longer than England itself. As Mark Twain said, “The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.”