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A woman found dead in the grounds of an east London Baptist church suffered fatal head injuries, police said. The victim, who has been named as 41-year-old Kelly Stewart, was declared dead a...

Anyone with relevant information concerning Rev Jonathan Fletcher has their final chance to give evidence towards a review into safeguarding during and since his leadership. Thirtyone:eight, an indepe...

The Church has responded to current rules that say funerals must be limited to very close family.  Government guidance updated this week says churches can no longer be used for private prayer but...

A vicar, known on Instagram as the Portobello Priest, has played Amazing Grace from his car to bring people in his parish some communal joy while in isolation. Rev Pat Allerton is the pastor at St Pet...

A murder investigation has been launched after a woman's body was discovered in the grounds of a Baptist church. The victim, who was in her early 40s, was found with multiple injuries and declared...

Thousands of people across the UK have been birdwatching through a webcam showing peregrine falcons nesting at Salisbury Cathedral. Viewing figures for a live stream showing the pair in their nesting ...

£500-£10,000 grants will be offered to churches of any denomination to fix their buildings and keep them running.  The National Churches Trust will lead the 'Treasure Ireland'...

The Church of England has released a series of reflections to help curb anxiety and mental health issues during the coronavirus pandemic. The resources, which include Christian meditation techniques a...

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...