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Rt Revd Jonathan Meyrick is recording an album of sixties covers including Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones. A bishop's swapping sermons for the studio.The Rt Revd Jonathan Meyrick is recording an ...

Catholics are being urged to confess their 'eco-sins' as bishops launch a new environmental campaign. The Catholic Church is encouraging congregants to go to Confession, or "reconciliation services"....

Bishops yesterday failed to get a consensus on an idea to bless gay relationships in church, and said it could be many years before they do. The Church of England's bishops have failed to reach an ag...

A letter is asking the Archbishop of Canterbury to make sure he and his bishops use their vote wisely. A letter signed by 30 Evangelical and Pentecostal church leaders is asking the Archbishop of Can...

BMCs are being forced to practice in sub-standard buildings according to university report. Black Majority Churches are finding it 'impossible' to secure premises in London.That's according to a...

Tony Iommi - the guitarist in heavy metal band Black Sabbath - has written an acoustic arrangement for Birmingham Cathedral to "give something back" to his home Iommi, who rose to fame alongside Ozzy...

Cardinal Keith O'Brien has stepped down as Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh. The most senior cleric in Britain's Catholic Church has resigned. Cardinal Keith O'Brien has stepped down as Archbis...

The Bishop of Ludlow has announced work to build a new rectory on the grounds where the old one was vandalised will begin in Spring this year. The rectory in Broseley, Shropshire, is believed to have...

Women should be ordained to tackle the shortage of Catholic clergy in Ireland, a Catholic lobby group has advised. The Association of Catholic Priests (ACP) said that if the decline in the number of ...

The Church's links with the state were cut in 1920 but several loopholes remain. Calls for the Church in Wales' remaining ties with UK's Parliament to be cut have been made.The Church's links with th...

Operation Noah says denominations often speak out against climate change but don't follow through with their investment policies. A new campaign's being launched looking to get churches to stop inves...

The Lambeth conference is just under a year away and the Archbishop of Cape Town, Dr Thabo Makgoba has spoken of his hopes for next year's event. In a new video released earlier this week to mark the...

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio from Argentina has been elected as Pope Francis I.   The new pope will be the first pope to hail from from the Americas as n Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio has bee...

A town orchestra says their audience will only get secular festive tunes this year. Northampton Concert Band says it's been gathering feedback from the community over the years.It claims a survey of ...

Derby Cathedral has been awarded a grant of more than half a million pounds to upgrade the building. The money is coming from the governments First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund.£535,00...

The Anglican chancellor of Lincoln Cathedral has been charged with a historical indecent assault. Reverend Doctor Paul Overend has now been charged by South Wales Police with one offence against a wo...

We may be suffering during a heatwave but shoppers in Truro are already being given the opportunity to prepare for Christmas. We may be suffering during a heatwave but shoppers in Truro are already b...

A public vigil will be held at Lichfield Cathedral next week to remember teenage cancer fundraiser Stephen Sutton.  A public vigil will be held at Lichfield Cathedral next week to remember teena...

A stolen organ pipe has been returned to York Minster 50 years after it was taken. In 1969, Klaus Weber, now 72, from Germany visited the Cathedral with five other men, their visit coincided with the...

Archbishop Philip Tartaglia broke the Church's silence over Cardinal O'Brien's behaviour at a Lent Mass in Glasgow last night. The Catholic Church's credibility has been "dealt a serious blow", accor...