Bishop Justin Welby (Bishop of Durham) About to be Named Next Archbishop of Canterbury?
November 6, 2012 2 Comments
Speculation grew tonight that the Bishop of Durham Justin Welby is about to be unveiled as the next Archbishop of Canterbury after a leading bookmaker suspended betting on the race.
Ladbrokes closed the book on Canterbury after a flurry of substantial bets on Bishop Welby, an evangelical and former businessman, were placed in a few hours.
The bookmaker then tweeted: “Money suggests that @Bishopofdurham has got the job.”
That’s if the bookies are to go by…