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A priest based in Ireland has been "stranded" in China, after making a visit to his native country at the start of the coronavirus outbreak. Reverend Paul Yang of Tramore Parish, County Wate...

A group of 17 children aged 8-13 in Durham have been coming up with creative ways to share their faith and the love of God to their peers. The Church of England Diocese of Durham Children's Counci...

England's smallest church has had its bell stolen.  Thieves broke into Bremilham Church, near Malmesbury, Wiltshire, which is just 10ft by 11ft and has room for only ten people, last week. Th...

Hundreds more people are 'attending' a church in Exeter, via a livestream video link of its services. Rediscover Church in Exeter broadcasts its 11.30am service live online every Sunday to a l...

Scotland's Destiny Church has begun fundraising for legal action it's planning to take against Edinburgh Council. It's looking for £150,000 for the case which it says will have big r...

Churches have been urged to "step forward" to fill the gap in youth services as funding plummets to its lowest point in a generation. A survey by the Christian charity YMCA found that one in...

The Catholic Church in England and Wales has warned against the use of holy water in services to protect against the further spread of coronavirus in at-risk areas. Updated guidelines from the Catholi...

A report released at the end of February claimed six women were abused by a man who was referred to as a 'living saint' before he died last summer.  Jean Vanier, a Catholic, founded L&#39...

The head of the Catholic Church in England and Wales, Cardinal Vincent Nichols, has been accused of leading a "toxic and draconian" culture at Westminster Cathedral Choir School (WCCS) as pa...

The number of British Anglicans who believe that same-sex marriage is right has risen to almost half, according to a YouGov poll.  There has been a marked increase in support from Church of Engla...

The archbishop of Paris has asked priests to change the way they do communion to prevent spread of the coronavirus. Bishop Michel Aupetit's instructions came after a priest in the city tested posi...

The Church of Ireland has issued advice to priests and those attending services across Ireland following the first case of coronavirus to be detected. Information, which has been circulated to all cle...

A Scottish events venue which cancelled a booking made by US evangelist Franklin Graham has ignored the lawsuit filed against it. Last week, a Glasgow court informed Scottish Event Campus Li...

A group of Christians were beaten by police in southern India after being accused of forcing people to convert to Christianity, according to religious freedom charity Christian Solidarity Worldwide (C...

Poor non-Muslim women including Christians are being offered money by IS extremists to start wearing burkas in Madagascar. According to a local bishop, radical Muslims are exploiting the cou...

Pope Francis cancelled his official audiences on Friday after apparently coming down with a cold. The Vatican said the 83-year-old pontiff celebrated morning Mass as usual and greeted participants at ...

Howard Dobson whose songs have been sung in 1,000 churches around the world, has finally released a song he wrote in 1998. The songwriter revealed that he wrote A New Creation while decorating his off...

A Catholic church in New Jersey has faced an onslaught of criticism after allegedly denying a young autistic boy communion because he is "unable to determine right from wrong." According to ...

Churches across Somerset have been encouraged to install roof alarms following a flurry of lead thefts. Earlier this month, burglars stripped the metal off parish buildings in Meare, Kingsbury Episcop...

A church in East Yorkshire has opened its doors as a place of rest and refuge to local residents forced to evacuate their homes due to severe flooding on Wednesday. The River Aire in Yorkshire burst i...