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The Bishop of Thetford, after 14 years, is set to retire from his position.  Rt Rev Dr Alan Winton, who is part of the Diocese of Norwich will leave at the end of April 2023. The priest who was d...

Buildings around the world are being lit up in red today to raise awareness of the plight of persecuted Christians. The annual event, which started in 2016, is known as Red Wednesday and is organised ...

A local councillor has raised his concerns after a plan was put forward to install a 5G mast outside a church in Sheffield. George Lindars-Hammond, a Hillsborough councillor is among 17 people prompti...

Ukraine's SBU security service and police raided a 1,000-year-old Orthodox Christian monastery in Kyiv early on Tuesday as part of operations to counter suspected "subversive activities by Ru...

Pope Francis on Tuesday fired the entire leadership of the Roman Catholic Church's worldwide charity arm following accusations of bullying and humiliation of employees, and appointed a commissione...

Lawyers representing the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) have said that some verses in the Bible are ‘no longer appropriate to modern society’ after a street preacher was arrested. John Du...

A charity is offering 25,000 free tickets to a new film that tells the story of Christmas, as it appears in the Bible.  'Why the Nativity?' will be premiering in 100 Cineworld cinemas in ...

Churches have a vital role to play in accelerating the transition to net zero emissions, according to a new report from Christian charity Operation Noah.  It's highlighting the key role of ch...

Vicars are being advised to move carol services marking the fourth Sunday in Advent to a new time to accommodate the World Cup Final. It comes after guidance from the Church of England advised clergy ...

A German priest who was preparing to celebrate Mass in Mali has been abducted, in what is deemed to be a rare occurrence.  According to the Press Association (PA), it is suspected that Islamic ex...

A church that was covered in a controversial mural that "scared" children, and reminded people of the Grenfell Tower Fire, has finally been given a facelift.  The front of St Peter'...

Christian climate activists have been protesting at Church House in Westminster to highlight the Church of England's strategy of staying invested in fossil fuels. Christian activists also left han...

Christian climate activists have been left disappointed with the progress made during the COP27 summit, as countries scramble to negotiate a deal beyond the end of the conference.  The summit was...

The lead Bishop for safeguarding in the Catholic Church in England and Wales has defended the Seal of the Confessional even when a priest may hear disclosures of abuse. Bishop Paul Mason was speaking ...

Catholic Bishops in England and Wales are urging all Catholics to commit to the tradition of not eating meat on Fridays - for environmental as well as theological reasons.  Speaking at a press co...

Catholic Bishops in England and Wales say proposals to impose buffer zones outside abortion facilities raise concerns about freedom of religion, belief, association and expression. In October MPs vote...

 A retired French archbishop is under investigation from judicial and church authorities for what he called "an inappropriate gesture" towards an adult young woman at the end of the 198...

Two leading Church of England bishops on poverty issues in the House Lords have shared their reaction to the Chancellor of the Exchequer's Autumn statement. Both bishop of St Albans, Rt Rev Alan S...

 Life Church in Bradford has fallen victim to two incidents of supposed hate crime, including a "security threat." The church was evacuated on Sunday, but nothing was found.   An i...

The charity Christians Against Poverty, and others who work at the forefront of supporting those in need, say the Chancellor's budget offers little hope to those struggling with the cost of l...