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A parish on the Isle of Man has come up with an innovative way to save money on church energy bills the winter. They're turning the thermostats down to the minimum and handing out hi-tech heated c...

The Church of Scotland has given its backing to a new video game which allows players to role-play as Jesus.  The virtual reality game - called I Am Jesus - was first reported by Premier last month ...

A temporary export ban has been placed on a manuscript which was gifted by a 16th century Archbishop of Canterbury to Queen Elizabeth the First.  The historically rich manuscript is made up of nine r...

  Plans for York Minster to establish a world class Centre of Excellence for research, education and training in ancient craft skills have been approved by City of York Council. The Centre of Excelle...

Catholic councillors in Salford have written a public letter expressing their worries that a historic mural on a Catholic church in Oldham is under threat because of anti-social behaviour. They're...

A 19 year old man has been detained in a secure hospital after admitting a string of arson attacks on churches and schools across Derbyshire. Derby Crown Court heard that Johnny Brady caused millions ...

With the start of the school year about to begin and the cost-of-living crisis putting pressure on families’ finances, churches and communities in the Diocese of Llandaff have set up projects to mak...

A Christian advocacy group is concerned that the new Prime Minister may let assurances surrounding gambling reforms slip down the agenda - or drop them entirely.  In 2019, the Government promised to ...

A leading trade union has said volunteer Church litter collectors are 'undermining' strike action.  In Northern Ireland, bin workers in Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon council area have begun...

Blackburn Cathedral’s Crypt, which became one of the first mass vaccination sites in the country, will close this weekend after delivering almost 200,000 Covid-19 jabs. The Dean of Blackburn, the Ve...

Rocketing energy bills and a shortage of priests have driven a Dutch Roman Catholic Diocese to cut down on religious services in some churches. The southern Diocese of Roermond, which oversee roughly...

A memorial service has been held for Olivia Pratt-Korbel, a nine-year old killed in Merseyside after a gunman burst into her home. Her mother, Cheryl, was in attendance. She had initially opened the d...

The local community is still reeling from the death of nine-year old Olivia Pratt-Korbel, after she was shot as a gunman invaded her home.  The auxiliary Rt Rev Tom Williams, Bishop of Liverpool, d...

A church in Dorchester is rejoicing as a historic plaque celebrating a slave trader, and using offensive language, is set to be removed. The plaque commemorates the life of plantation owner John Gordo...

An American Catholic nun, Suellen Tennyson, who was kidnapped by armed men in northern Burkina Faso in April has been freed, said Theophile Nare, the bishop of the local diocese of Kaya on Wednesday...

A leading clergyman from Burkina Faso has decried terrorist activities in the country, including deadly attacks on Christians, rigid dress codes and orders requiring everyone to attend prayers at mosq...

Every section of Nigerian society is complicit in the theft of millions of barrels, the head of state oil company NNPC Ltd said on Tuesday, adding that make-shift pipelines and stolen fuel had even be...

A priest serving at the local church of Olivia Pratt-Korbel, a 9-year-old shot in her own home in Merseyside, has dedicated an emotional Mass to the life of the young girl. Olivia was at home with her...

There are concerns that heating costs in some churches in low-income communities could lead to some of the buildings becoming unviable.  A new study being carried out by Dave Champness, the National ...

Thousands Christian opponents of a European gay Pride event to be hosted by Belgrade protested through the Serbian capital on Sunday, even though the government has said it would scrap or delay the Pr...