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The Christian busker who was told she couldn't sing worship music outside church by a police officer, has thanked MP Ian Paisley for "standing up for her" when he adressed the House of Commons o...

Castleton Baptist Church near Newport found itself charged nearly £44,000 by energy supplier SSE, a significant leap from their usual monthly power bill of under £300. None of the 80-strong congrega...

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have expressed regret that Rt Rev Helen-Ann Hartley, Bishop of Newcastle has stepped aside from her role as one of the co-chairs of the Living in Love and Faith ...

The Bishop-elect of Plymouth has stepped back from active ministry just three weeks before his ordination. Fifty-four year-old Canon Christopher Whitehead, a priest in the Diocese of Clifton, was due ...

Turkish authorities have formally arrested 25 suspects in connection with the shooting of a man during a service at a church in Istanbul last weekend, Justice Minister Yilmaz Tunc said on Friday. Am...

Rt Rev Bishop Olivia Graham has announced she will be stepping down from her role as Bishop of Reading in September. "It has been an absolute honour and privilege to walk alongside you as together we ...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has expressed his sadness at the closure of a Christian telephone line. The Daily Hope closed on Wednesday after four years because of a lack of funding. It was launched i...

The rector of the church accused of putting Buckinghamshire locals "through hell" over plans for a building project has told Premier the church needs to be more careful in the way it communicates whi...

More than 40 bishops from the Church of England and the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales have taken part in shared worship and a pilgrimage to the shrine of St Julian in a two-day meeting in...

Southwell Minster is set to celebrate its 140th anniversary of becoming a cathedral with a free exhibition. From February, the Church of England cathedral for Nottinghamshire will show 140 objects ove...

Around 7-thousand vicars didn't get paid on time this month.  The Church of England has announced a 24 hour delay in its payroll, due to "human error". A statement - buried deep on the church&#39...

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is accused of seeking to control Hong Kong churches, according to a new report. The study titled Hostile Takeover: The CCP and Hong Kong’s Religious Communities cla...

Churches are being urged to help alleviate the pressure on the NHS by opening their church halls to pharmacy services. Professor Francis Davis who is an NHS non-executive director says new rules enabl...

A new study from the Wesley Theological Seminary has found that the United Methodist Church (UMC) has had a quarter of its churches leave the denomination over views on same-sex relationships. Accordi...

Cardinal Gerald Lacroix, one of the top Roman Catholic clergymen in Canada, on Friday stepped down temporarily after he was named in a class-action lawsuit against the church that alleged sexual assau...

The government is facing backlash after a decision to halt funding to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) , following allegations its staff were involved in Hamas...

A media campaign promoting Holy Week in Seville, Spain has caused a stir within the Catholic community after an image of Christ wearing nothing but draped material has been denounced as “sexualised�...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has criticised the Rwanda Bill, accusing the government of outsourcing the country’s “legal and moral responsibilities”. Speaking at the House of Lords, Most Rev Jus...

A man who was killed by two Islamic State gunmen during Sunday service at a church in Istanbul had gone into the building while out for a walk, his cousin said on Monday, while authorities said the ...

MPs have taken a further step towards placing the role of the Prime Minister’s special envoy for freedom of religion or belief on a statutory footing, rather than keep it as an appointment at the di...