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A pastor from one of the largest churches in Northern Ireland has said he faced threats after choosing to reopen his church building. Whitewell Metropolitan Tabernacle in Belfast welcomed congregants ...

Archbishop Justin Welby has yet to comment on the revelation that he officiated over Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's vows three days before their royal wedding at Windsor Castle. Accord...

A French church that was at the heart of one of Europe's first Covid-19 superspreader events has finally reopened its building. In February 2020, the Christian Open Door Church held a prayer confe...

An Irish priest has been caught on camera accidentally blaring out a rap song over the church PA while hosting a live-streamed service.  Fr Pat of the Kincasslagh and Burtonport Parish in County&...

Most Rev Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury officiated a marriage ceremony between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle three days before the royal wedding. In her interview with Oprah Wi...

The first black woman to become a deacon in the Church of England has spoken of her desire to serve her parish as she fights to save her job and home. Rev Yvonne Clarke, a mother-of-three who became a...

Pope Francis has called on Iraq’s Christians to forgive the injustices committed against them by Islamic extremists. The call came as he visited the wrecked shells of churches and met ecstatic c...

A Church of England bishop has asked whether congregational singing will be returning to church anytime soon.  On Thursday, the Bishop of Leeds, Nick Bains, said in the House of Lords: "Chur...

Pope Francis has prayed for those killed in Iraq’s wars against the haunting backdrop of the ruins of four demolished churches in the northern city of Mosul, which suffered widespread destructio...

The first eight oak trees destined to replace the destroyed spire of Notre Dame cathedral have been selected from the Berce forest in the French Loire region, church officials said. The 96-metre spire...

The Church of England's representative in parliament has confirmed that some of the £300 million dedicated to 'Levelling-up' town centres will be going to churches and cathedrals.&nb...

In Church Commissioner's Questions this week (the opportunity MPs have to ask any question about the church in parliament), the topic of Christian persecution worldwide was raised by several MPs s...

A Christian organisation says schools should try to avoid excluding pupils when they return to classrooms on Monday in England.  All pupils in England can return to the school building on Monday,...

A Church of Scotland minister has said she is thrilled to have received the Covid-19 vaccine after becoming extremely ill with the virus. Rev Julie Rennick said the injection was painless an...

York Minster's Grand Organ is to be played during worship for the first time in more than two years after a £2 million "once-in-a-century" refurbishment. A prayer will be said for ...

Most Rev Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury has publicly condemned a series of homophobic remarks made by a Nigerian Archbishop.  In a 26th February statement, Most Rev Henry C ...

The global leader of Hillsong Church has announced a series of sweeping changes to staff and HR policies following a scandal involving one of its most high-profile pastors. New York pastor Carl Lentz ...

Ministers have been urged to appoint a fish and chips tsar to promote domestic consumption of fish. Rt Rev Alan Smith, Bishop of St Albans, theraised the suggestion at question time in the Lords. UK f...

A coalition of LGBT, mental health and faith organisations have renewed their calls for a ban of conversion therapy.  They say the end of March it will have been 1,000 days since the UK Governmen...

Recommendations to broaden the locations in which church-sanctioned weddings can take place have been criticised by the Church of England.  In its 500-page November report, the Law...