The College Of Canons Of Canterbury Cathedral Meet To Formally Elect The 105th Archbishop Of Canterbury


The Very Reverend Dr Robert Willis speaks during the formal election... News PhotoArchbishop of Canterbury,Canterbury - England,Democracy,Election,England,Formalwear,Human Interest,Justin Welby,New,Religion,Talking,UK,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesCANTERBURY, ENGLAND - JANUARY 10: The Very Reverend Dr Robert Willis (centre rear) speaks during the formal election of the new Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, Bishop of Durham on January 10, 2013 in Canterbury, England. The College of Canons met today inside the 14th century Chapter House at Canterbury Cathedral to elect the new Archbishop after receiving the 'Conge d' Elire' and 'Letter Missive' from the Crown authorising the election to take place. The new Archbishop will take over from Dr Rowan Williams, the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury, who stepped down from the position on 31st December 2012. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)