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Reverend Richard Coles, known for being in The Communards, on BBC Radio 4 and on Strictly Come Dancing has been wished a happy birthday by fans after a difficult year.  Rev Richard Coles posted a...

A kind vicar has improvised so he can hold assemblies for children still having to attend school because of the coronavirus outbreak. Rev Philip Hawthorn used a ladder to sing over his garden fence fo...

The pastor of Hillsong NYC has opened up about his experience of having coronavirus, warning that it was "like flu times 50." Pastor Carl Lentz revealed he tested positive for COVID-19 durin...

A priest in the diocese of Exeter has launched a telephone worship service for parishioners after public worship was suspended by the Church of England in a bid to tackle the spread of coronavirus. Ma...

American megachurch pastor TD Jakes has said the COVID-19 pandemic is likely to have a profound impact on church finances. With congregations across the US being asked to shut their doors in accordanc...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has urged people to follow social distancing rules so they can "have the mother and father of all parties" at the end of the coronavirus crisis. Most Rev Ju...

Christians across the globe joined with the Pope and the Archbishop of Canterbury in prayer for the coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday at the same time.    Pope Francis invited believers worl...

American evangelist and preacher Franklin Graham has announced he is postponing his UK tour. The son of Billy Graham was due to visit eight locations around the UK; Glasgow, Newcastle, Sheffield, Live...

A London vicar has died from coronavirus, with two Church of England bishops paying tribute to his care for his community. Fr Peter Myles had Parkinson's disease and his death was announced by his...

The advice for churches has changed again, including private prayer on the list on activities no longer allowed.  Live-streaming without a congregation is one of the few reasons a church can be o...

Pope Francis has cancelled his planned day trip to Malta on May 31 due to the coronavirus outbreak. The Vatican made official what was widely expected, given Italy's nationwide lockdown to try to ...

The Lambeth Conference, which only happens once every ten years, has been postponed to next year.  The meeting gathers 1,000 bishops from the Anglican Communion and their spouses for prayer, bibl...

A Brazilian evangelical church has won a court battle to remain open despite warnings that large gatherings would spread the coronavirus. Currently Brazil has 1,546 confirmed cases according to the la...

In London all Church of England churches and buildings have closed their doors to prevent further spread of coronavirus. The Church said it has made the descison to "demonstrate how important phy...

The leaders of the Interfaith Council for Wales have issued a joint plea asking Wales' faith communities to ensure that their buildings are not used for acts of public worship or public gatherings...

During his weekly Sunday blessing, Pope Francis urged all Christians to join in reciting the Our Father prayer next Wednesday at noon. “To the virus pandemic, we want to respond with the univers...

The Archbishop of Canterbury led the first national online service for the Anglican Church on Mothering Sunday, stressing the importance of Christians loving their neighbours in times of crisis. It co...

The Pope has advised Catholics to bring their sins to the Father during the coronavirus outbreak if a priest is unavailable. Speaking in his Homily at Casa Santa Marta, Pope Francis encouraged worship...

A vicar accidentally set his arm on fire with a church candle during his first virtual service. Reverend Simon Beach, of St Budeaux Parish Church in Plymouth, was preparing a pre-recorded sermon for h...

With mass gatherings frowned upon as the UK seeks to stem the spread of Covid-19, thousands of worshippers have been left unable to attend church. Communion is a central part of the lives of Christian...