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Former Barbados High Commissioner to the UK and leading figure in the campaign to highlight the impact of the Windrush scandal, Rev Guy Hewitt, has been appointed as the Church of England's first ...

A church in Shrewsbury has been given a £246,883 grant to conserve the church's "renowned" stained glass.  The National Lottery Heritage Fund will finance the conservation of ...

Hillsong's interim lead pastor, Phil Dooley, has confirmed the church has been sued by a staff member.  "This case involves employment issues, however, it includes various allegations th...

An unholy row has been brewing in the Cornish town of St Austell after a statue called the Earth Goddess was put up in the town centre.  It's nearly 12 metres tall and brightly coloured, but ...

Gunmen abducted four Catholic nuns on a highway in Nigeria's oil-producing Imo state in the southeast, a local convent said on Monday, in the latest sign of widespread insecurity making road trave...

The Bishop of Burnley says he fears a "Winter of destitution" unless action is taken to mitigate the effects of the energy price cap increase.  The new price cap is due to be announced ...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has described the Lambeth Conference as “a success” as he shared his reflections on the once-in-a-decade event. Writing in the Church Times, Most Rev Justin We...

Christians are being urged to pray for rail workers as more strikes cause travel disruptions. RMT strikes are causing difficulties across the country, and tube strikes are causing a strain on travel a...

Churches are protesting after sewage spilled into the UK waterways following a weekend of thunderstorms.  One cathedral, on the banks of the Wye, has launched a wooden statue of the Virgin Mary, ...

The Church of England's lead Bishop for Safeguarding says the church still has "much more work to do to get safeguarding right." Rt Rev Jonathan Gibbs was speaking after the Independent ...

Pope Francis has decided there is not sufficient evidence to open a Church investigation into Canadian Cardinal Marc Ouellet over allegations of sexual assault, the Vatican said in a statement on Thur...

Bristol Cathedral is hoping to shed light into its links with the slave trade.  All God's Children, is an exhibition to help congregants and visitors better understand the church's l...

An MP has admitted to "culpably and recklessly" exposing the public to risk of Covid-19 infection. MP Margaret Ferrier was in the court this week after she travelled on a train between Scotl...

Just weeks after she stormed the boards at the Commonwealth Games, 17-year-old Andrea Spendolini-Sirieix has been named European Champion. Daughter of famous restauranteur Fred Sirieix, the teenager i...

A  UK pastor has criticised those who bashed him on social media for stopping a worship band mid-service because the song was too "boring." Pastor Tobi Adegboyega, better known as Pasto...

A Nigerian court on Wednesday ruled that Islamic religious law does not violate the constitution, dismissing a test-case challenge from a singer who was sentenced to death two years ago on the charge ...

 A four-year-old boy was able to hear for the first time whilst attending United - a New Wine festival. Although the young boy hasn't been publically named, crowds rejoiced when being told th...

There has been a warning about the rise in heritage church crimes across the country. Churches and other historic sites around the UK are increasingly being targeted by thieves for raw materials. Assi...

Police in China have raided Early Rain Covenant Church (ERCC) once again.  According to Christian persecution watchdog International Christian Concern (ICC), the most recent invasion happened dur...

Vatican Cardinal Marc Ouellet is the highest-ranking clergyman accused in a court document in Canada made public on Tuesday as part of a class action lawsuit against the Quebec Catholic diocese allegi...