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An innovative Evensong service has grown its attendance from one to 70 in the last few months by offering supper to its churchgoers after the service.  St Paul without the Walls church in Canterb...

An evangelical church which hopes to welcome up to 500 people to Sunday worship services has just opened in a former Odeon cinema in Suffolk. Members of the Hope Church in Ipswich have turned the icon...

The Evangelical Fellowship in the Church in Wales (EFCW) has asked for representation on the bench of bishops from someone who believes marriage is only between a man and a woman.  The evangelica...

A new survey by Savanta ComRes has revealed 51 per cent of young adults pray at least once a month compared to 24 per cent of those aged 55 and over.  It also found they are more l...

Christian leaders from around the country have signed an open letter to local authorities asking them to provide at least ten homes for refugees from Afghanistan. “If every Local Authority offer...

'Songs Of Praise' is putting on a special episode to mark its 60th anniversary next month. The one-off programme will be filmed at Westminster Abbey and feature a message from Queen Elizabeth,...

A Christian fostering agency has lost a Court of Appeal wanting to overturn a ruling that deemed the agency "discriminatory" for its company policy of only working with heterosexual couples....

The Diocese of Oxford has condemned the actions of some clergy taking part in protests over climate change, saying they have 'frustrated many people.' In a statement issued to Premier, the Dio...

An MP is calling on the Government to step in to help repair and maintain parish churches. In a written parliamentary question, Alex Stafford, Conservative MP for Rother Valley said the cost of repair...

Heidi Crowther, the Christian campaigner who is seeking to change the law on abortion in cases of Down's Syndrome and other non-fatal disabilities, has said that she will not give up her fight, ju...

Christian charity the Bible Society has been awarded a gold medal in the best sanctuary garden category at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show. Titled Psalm 23, the display is inspired by the famous B...

A street preacher has complained of police heavy-handedness after 14 police officers turned up at once to speak to him about his preaching. Pastor Peter Simpson, the minister of Penn Free Methodist Ch...

The organisation Christian Concern has issued a warning over 'cancel culture' after an Oxford university college apologised to students for hosting a Christian conference. In a statement ...

A Christian initiative is calling on protestors to stop blocking roads and take a less disruptive approach to tackling climate change. It comes as 38 environmental activists were arrested on Tuesday a...

Campaigners are welcoming the BBC's decision to appoint an actor with Down's Syndrome as a presenter on its children's TV channel CBeebies. 20-year-old actor George Webster will present th...

A man accused of stabbing a 24-year-old to death as he handed out church leaflets has been charged with murder and possession of a bladed weapon in public. James Lee, 31, of Doncaster Road, ...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has called on the government to "put right" the fact that a group of war widows who remarried after the deaths of their husbands, are not allowed to claim their ...

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has tweeted out his support for a Labour MP who was labelled as transphobic for liking a tweet that stated “individuals with a cervix” should...

More than 50 religious leaders from across the UK have signed a declaration urging governments to take transformational climate action at the COP26 summit in November. The Glasgow Multi-Faith Declarat...

The Government has launched a 'Faith New Deal Pilot Fund' to build trust between national government, local government and faith groups by encouraging faith groups and local authorities to use...