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Purple floodlights are lighting up Durham Cathedral on two consecutive nights, as part of the church’s marking of Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). From dusk on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 January, Durham...

Christian peace organisations from across the world have been joining together to pray for peace every week since the beginning of the conflict in Ukraine. People from Europe, Latin America, the USA a...

Some 2,225 people suffered sexual violence in Germany's Protestant Church at the hands of 1,259 suspected perpetrators over the last eight decades, a study found on Thursday, warning that the scan...

Pope Francis, acknowledging that he was the victim of a deepfake photo, on Wednesday warned against the "perverse" dangers of artificial intelligence, renewing a call for its worldwide regulation to h...

Six Catholic nuns who were kidnapped in the Haitian capital nearly a week ago have been released alongside two more hostages, the archbishop of Port-au-Prince said in a statement late Wednesday. Arm...

The Pope and the Archbishop of Canterbury have commissioned pairs of Anglican and Roman Catholic bishops to promote Christian unity. The bishop pairs who come from across the world, were asked to walk...

There are reports that two churches have been burned and 30 people have been killed in attacks in Nigeria’s Plateau State. It was triggered by an unsuccessful robbery of cattle in Mangu town on Tues...

Sir Michael Palin has backed a campaign to safeguard the future of the UK's churches. The broadcaster, who is Vice-President of the National Churches Trust (NCT) is warning that unless urgent act...

A Vatican appeals court on Tuesday convicted a priest of sexually abusing a fellow student while they were both attending a school for papal altar boys. Partially overturning a first instance ruling f...

A former Major General has told Premier that Christians are "desperately needed in the military" as armed forces battle with "a recruitment and retention crisis." He was responding to comments made b...

Pastor and youth campaigner has called on ministers and the church to take “robust” action against knife crime, in the wake of the stabbings in Nottingham. The accepted manslaughter plea by a man...

The Church of England’s announcement regarding a group set up to consider how the church should respond to the findings of two safeguarding reviews, has been described as “ham-fisted” by a forme...

Christian lobbying group CARE has told Premier that the cultural tide in the UK is turning against the porn industry, amid growing concern over the lack of safeguarding measures for children accessi...

Tuesday marked the start of a week of testimony for survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire, allowing conversations between those who escaped and the firms they hold responsible for the disaster that kil...

A group of "Jane Does" claim they have been "wrongfully identified" as victims in the International House of Prayer Kansas City (IHOPKC) misconduct investigation. An Appeal and Protest statement ...

After a six-year vacancy, the appointment of a new full-time parish priest in Snowdonia, Wales comes as a breath of fresh air for the local Christian community. Canon Naomi Starkey will be Ministry Ar...

Lancaster Priory is currently showcasing a significant art installation featuring three sculptures of Sophia, an 11-year-old enslaved girl baptised in the church in 1799. This initiative is part of th...

A huge increase in the number of people attending Christmas services at England's Cathedrals has been recorded, according to a survey by the Times newspaper. While similar surveys in recent year...

The Diocese of Truro is investigating a "serious breach of safeguarding" at one of its churches after a teenage organist was hired to work alongside a convicted paedophile. The church of St Feock, nea...

A church in Sheffield has suffered its sixth burglary in the last 12 months, with thieves causing thousands of pounds of damage to steal tea and biscuits.   In this latest incident, thieves smashed a...