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The Catholic Church is working with Christian charity Home for Good to encourage more people to consider fostering and adoption. Home for Good supports Christians through the fostering and adoption p...

The Advent Group - which is working for a renewed priesthood - believes it's time for a change and married priesthood should be the norm. The Roman Catholic Church should give clergy the option to ma...

The Catholic church in Northern Ireland is asking the attorney general to appeal against a legal ruling, which allows women to terminate their pregnancy in case The judgement was issued in November a...

A town in northern Italy has introduced a fine for those who take the Lord's name in vain. The city council of Saonara, a town near Padua has introduced a law making it illegal "to blaspheme against ...

Revd Tony McSweeney, 66, from Norfolk, was held along with another man aged 70 from East Sussex, on suspicion of sexual offences. A Catholic priest was one of two men arrested yesterday by detectives...

A group of 11 retired Catholic priests have called on the Church to make the vow of celibacy a voluntary commitment and also allow priests the option of getting In an open letter, the group said that...

Church goers in Ireland's County Donegal have been warned against doing yoga. Parish priest Fr Padraig O'Baoill called it "unsavoury" in a newsletter and warned Catholics not to "endanger" their soul...

The tradition of the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury Cathedral meeting to decide who the next Anglican leader will be dates back one thousand years. A medieval ceremony has begun the process of the Rt...

The president and four members of the governing board at the Vatican bank are to stand down as it's announced profits fell by 83.9 million euros in just one yea The loss has been put down to huge res...

Christian doctors and nurses who refuse to prescribe emergency contraception are being denied qualifications from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaeco The organisation will let medics who o...

Following the announcement by the Church of England today that it will maintain its opposition to same-sex marriage, Christians from differing sides of the deba Despite the reaffirmed stance on same-...

Elections to the European Parliament are held on Thursday and Christians are being urged to use their vote. Polls open across the UK at 7am to choose 73 MEPs to represent us in Brussels.Director of C...

A "culture change" is needed in churches across the UK if Christian fathers are to be given the support they need, according to a Christian charity. It comes after a report, published by Working Fami...

The Church of Scotland says it'll take time to decide whether it will celebrate same sex marriages. Same sex marriage is one step closer in Scotland. The Government north of the border has published ...

The Church of England could be eliminated in several rural areas in less than ten years, according to a member of the Archbishop's Council. John Spence told the General Synod yesterday that many rura...

The Chancellor's defending the government's reforms, saying one of the central ideas is to make work pay more than benefits. The Conservative Christian Fellowship is calling on the Church not to take...

The Church of England is being urged to get rid of all unethical investments. The Church of England's been encouraged to rethink its investment strategy. It comes as it's emerged it put money into a ...

Families for Peace is speaking out after 16 year-old Christina Edkins was stabbed to death on a double-decker bus on her way to school this morning. A Christian anti gun and knife crime campaign grou...

Over 60% of Britain's church leaders think it needs to be rebranded for the media age. Over 60% of Britain's Church leaders think it needs to be rebranded for the media age.But the poll carried ...

Revd Peter Walker has been writing material since a teenager and has had three collections of short verse published. The Church in Wales is hoping to raise the profile of poetry by adopting a poet. R...