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The Church of England in Exeter has launched a New Year recruitment drive to encourage more Christians to become school governors. The "Be A Governor" social media campaign hopes to see 100 ...

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has called his country's missile strike on US targets in Iraq a "slap in the face" for the US and said Washington's troops must leave...

The Church of Scotland is calling for more action to cut the costs of funerals. It's been speaking to Premier as new research shows the average cost of a basic send off is £4,417, up 3.4% on...

Cats are 'very God like', which make them more likely to be owned by atheists than churchgoers as a substitute for religion, according to a new study.   People who worship more than once ...

The Diocese of Manchester has confirmed that convicted rapist Reynhard Sinaga has been attending a local church. It's spoken out to distance itself from the 36 year old, described as Britain's...

The Vatican has ruled that a church in Conwy, north Wales must remain open following an appeal against its closure by parishioners. St Michael and All Angels church celebrated its final Mass on 11th F...

Most Rev John Davies, Archbishop of Wales has said people should pay close attention to the recent conflict between the US and Iran. Archbishop John Davies In a statement released on Sunday Archbishop...

A university institute will receive money to develop a program for Catholic parish leaders.  The McGrath Institute for Church Life, a group that support training people theologically and practica...

A worship leader who encouraged the church to pray for the resurrection of her toddler has posted about the 'aching lack of her not with us' after burying her over Christmas.  Kalley Heil...

Theophilos III, the Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem, wrote in The Times on Saturday that Christians should defend the rights of other religions.  Theophilos III is the head bishop in the Gr...

The United Methodist Church has about 13 million members worldwide, with around half of those in America, making them the second largest Protestant denomination after the Southern Baptist Convention. ...

A former Presbyterian minister whose brother was killed by the IRA has revealed how he challenged former members of the group over the murder. Rev Terry Laverty from Ballycastle, Co Antrim, was just 1...

A dog was found tied up in a church in Blackpool with a note from its previous owner saying "I love you and I'm so so sorry". The six-year-old Staffordshire bull terrier-cross now known ...

A Christian scholar says de-radicalisation programmes cannot be effective without God's "supernatural intervention". His comments come after psychologist Christopher Dean, who works for ...

The Scottish Bible Society has launched a new digital campaign to encourage global engagement with the bible every day. Bible 2020 is a smart phone app that offers a daily bible reading plan to users,...

A cathedral chancellor has denied an allegation of indecently assaulting a student at a party. Rev Dr Paul Overend, 53, who was appointed canon chancellor at Lincoln Cathedral in 2017, is accused...

The daughter of a man who was shot dead in an attack on a Texas church on Sunday has said she forgives her father's killer. Tiffany Wallace told NBC News affiliate KXAS her father Anton Wallace wa...

Pope Francis has apologised for hitting the hand of a well-wisher who grabbed him and yanked him towards her. In his new year wishes to the public in St Peter's Square, Francis confessed to losing...

Lois Evans, the wife of renowned preacher Dr Tony Evans, has died at the age of 70.  She was battling a rare form of cancer and was surrounded by her husband and children as she passed away.&nbsp...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has called for the UK to "start healing divisions" in his New Year's message. Most Rev Justin Welby says he has been inspired by the example of "he...