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Sister Nathalie Becquart, 52, who Pope Francis appointed last week to a key Vatican post, is an accomplished seafarer who loves using nautical images to illustrate her views of life, faith and the rol...

Church leaders from several different denominations in the UK have called on Home Secretary Priti Patel to "immediately end" the use of military barracks as accommodation for asylum seekers.  In an o...

A well-known US televangelist has become gravely ill from Covid-19, promoting a global outpouring of prayer for his recovery. Pastor Frederick K.C. Price, who founded the 28,000-strong Crenshaw Chr...

A former church minister who "preyed on children" using gay dating app Grindr has been jailed for four years. Hugh Graham, 60, talked to at least two youngsters and downloaded thousands of indecent im...

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has responded to the recent criticism of the Church of England's response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Writing in the Spectator alongside the Archbishop of Y...

The average size of a donation to a place of worship has more than doubled in the UK since the first national lockdown.  New research by GoodBox, who provide contactless giving options, has revealed ...

The Church of England's Anti-Racism taskforce has publicly criticised the Diocese of London for its reactive response to a curate who received a barrage of abuse after posting controversial remark...

Christians and members of the public are being encouraged to have their say on the role of the church post-pandemic. A research team set up by the Centre for the Study of Christianity & Culture (Unive...

A pair of schoolboys from Edinburgh have donated 60 sleeping bags to their local church in aid of the city's homeless community. After noticing the number of people sleeping rough in the town, pu...

A new report by the official aid agency of the Catholic Church in England and Wales says the government should use the untapped potential of the Church to recover from humanitarian problems around the...

The Archdiocese of Birmingham has issued an apology to the victims of a Catholic priest who has been sentenced to eleven years in prison for a string of heinous crimes.  Fr Joseph Quigley was convict...

The Diocese of London has urged all those who have sent abusive messages to Rev Jarel Robinson-Brown following his comments about a commemoration of Captain Sir Tom Moore must "desist and consider t...

Cross denominational leaders of the Christian faith are collaborating with the NHS as part of a new campaign to dispel myths surrounding the Covid-19 vaccines. The Give Hope Campaign, has been organiz...

A number of clergy have issued messages of support to Rev Jarel Robinson-Brown after he was criticised for calling the outpouring of appreciation for the late Captain Sir Tom Moore "a cult of white Br...

A church in Gloucestershire has put up a life-sized cardboard cutout of Peter Crouch to remind parishioners to socially distance.  With the congregation of St Mary’s Church in Prestbury struggling ...

The Romanian Orthodox Church is facing calls to change its baptism style after a six-week-old infant died shortly after being immersed in the holy water. The baby suffered cardiac arrest following th...

Lancashire Police have said they will "maximise forensic opportunities" as part of their investigation into a trio of raids on churches in the region.  A group of vandals broke into the Father's...

The Church of England has issued a strong rebuttal to a piece published in political magazine The Spectator which claimed that local parish clergy were being "discarded" and rural churches were being...

A trio of churches in Cornwall will ring their bells 100 times this weekend to mark the passing of Captain Sir Tom Moore. Falmouth Parish Church King Charles the Martyr and St Budock Parish Church a...

A man who beat a woman to death with a rock as she slept in a church doorway during the first lockdown has been jailed for life. Kieran Rifat subjected homeless Kelly Stewart, 41, to a frenzied attack...