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The Bishop of Blackburn, Rt Rev. Julian Henderson, has become the latest bishop to be welcomed into the House of Lords. Blackburn is now part of an exclusive collective of clergy called the ...

As the risk of coronavirus increases Anglican churches in London and the South East have received guidance from the Church of England on how to avoid the further spread of infection. The virus which o...

A London church which has faced accusations of fraud and manipulation has been told it will not face investigation from the Met Police. Last year, officers looked into complaints made by former member...

On Monday, the House of Bishops at the Church of England’s General Synod reaffirmed its pro-life position, effectively declaring that the vast majority of abortions are morally unaccep...

Intervarsity Press Books (IVP) has announced it will no longer be selling books written by former Acts 29 CEO, Steve Timmis, after he was accused of engaging patterns of behaviour which constituted &l...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has warned that new technologies such as artificial intelligence and genetics could lead to greater inequality and injustice. But the Most Reverend Justin Welby said that ...

The CEO of church planting network Acts 29 has been removed after being accused of bullying and intimidation.  Steve Timmis, the pastor of "The Crowded House" church in Sheffield, was k...

Pope demotes head of household after claims he was involved in critical book on Pontiff  Pope Francis appears to have suspended the prefect of the papal household, Archbishop Georg Gänswein....

The Church of England has selected the Bishop of Huddersfield as its new lead bishop on safeguarding.  Rt Rev Jonathan Gibbs said in a statement that he's committed to working closely with th...

Christian youth charity The Message Trust says it will take the good news of Jesus to 150,000 young people through its schools work this year. It's launching the Higher Tour 2020, which sees music...

Russian priests should stop blessing nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction that can inflict indiscriminate loss of life, according to new guidelines being discussed by the Russian Orth...

The Presbyterian Church in Ireland has announced who will be its new moderator. Rev David Bruce, Secretary to the Church's Council for Mission in Ireland, has been nominated for the position. He w...

A German court has ruled that a 13th-Century anti-Semitic carving can remain on the wall of a church.  Michael Düllmann, who's Jewish, launched a legal battle to have the sculpture remov...

A former choirmaster has been charged with sexual assaults against eleven children during a 33-year period. Mark Burgess, of St Chads Avenue, Portsmouth, Hampshire, faces 58 counts including buggery, ...

Thousands of people are being urged to take action on climate change as the Church of England goes green for Lent. The first official green Lent campaign from the Church of England will provide Christ...

Funding of £500,000 is being introduced to help places of worship install security measures. The new scheme is being designed to help protect such venues from hate crime and be open to all place...

A Christian conference due to have Larry Stockstill preach will no longer have their keynote speaker unless they change venue. Larry Stockstill is a preacher, author and pastors' mentor from Louis...

St Paul's Cathedral in London has held a 'Messy Church' event, a style of church gathering that aims to welcome families who wouldn't normally go to church.  The event sold out, w...

The bell at Shrewsbury Cathedral will soon chime again after not ringing since 1973. Cathedral officials said the bell has been silent for 50 years due to wear and tear. Records show that the bell-whe...

A new report has been released calling for better regulations on religious representation within the media industry to reduce negative press which it says leads to hate crime incidents. The study, by ...