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A day of relief for some has been a day of sorrow for others in the Methodist Church, as it approves of same sex marriage.  The Methodist Conference voted 256-45 to allow same sex weddings to tak...

Former General Secretary of the Evangelical Alliance and senior UK church figure, Rev Dr Joel Edwards, has died from cancer.  On Wednesday morning, the family confirmed the passing of the 70-year...

New ways of engaging people with faith are being pioneered by the Church of Scotland in Ayrshire.  It's sending teams of missioners out into the community to share the Good News of Jesus Chri...

The Methodist Church in the UK has voted to approve of cohabitation and same sex marriage.  The Methodist Conference, taking place this week, has voted to allow same sex weddings on Methodist pre...

An evangelical Christian fostering agency that lost a part of a High Court case over its policy of only placing children with heterosexual married couples has made a bid to overturn the decision at th...

Paul Bayes, the Bishop of Liverpool, has called for a gender-neutral marriage canon to be brought into law. Bishop Paul, 67, said the Church of England should recognise marriage between people of the ...

In the hours between breakfast this morning and going to sleep this evening, more than 13 Christians around the world will have been killed for their faith.  That is the sobering reality being hi...

A campaign to overturn the ban on singing in churches across the country has been launched today by Premier Christian Communications. Organisers of Sign to Sing, are calling on the Government to overt...

Christians and others are being encouraged to welcome a refugee or asylum-seeker into their homes as part of a new initiative. The Hospitality Pledge is being launched this evening and will work with ...

The Bishop of Manchester, Rt Rev David Walker, has been criticised for being dismissive of the former health secretary's affair.  Speaking to Nigel Farage and Conservative MP Dehenna Davison ...

St Paul's Cathedral is to play host to a special service of "commemoration and thanksgiving" for the people who have played a role in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. NHS England said ...

Jersey has moved closer to allowing assisted dying after a citizens' jury voted in favour of changing the law. A report by the Jersey Assisted Dying Citizens' Jury said 78 per cent of its memb...

A bible camp is to become one of the few Christian worship events to go ahead in-person in the UK this year. Revive will take place in line with any relevant Covid restrictions at Ashburnham Place, Ea...

The Rev Sonia Hicks has given her maiden speech as the newly elected President of the Methodist Conference. Her speech and induction took place on Saturday 26 June at the National Conference Centre, B...

The founder of Conservative Christian Fellowship (CCF) and former aide to Boris Johnson, Tim Montgomerie, has said Matt Hancock should resign for "undermining Covid rules." Speaking to ...

A church treasurer, for a church in Nottingham, is to stand trial after denying a series of criminal charges. John Broughton, 77, of South Scarle, Newark, appeared at Nottingham Crown Court on June 23...

A Scottish Christian MP has told how she had to be shielded in a police safe house after a death threat.  Carol Monaghan - who's the SNP MP for Glasgow North West - experienced online abuse f...

Plans have been unveiled by the Prayer Book Society (PBS) to use digital platforms to promote the 1662 Book of Common Prayer. Originally compiled by Archbishop Thomas Cranmer, and still used by church...

A street preacher has reportedly been awarded £3,250, plus legal costs, in compensation from the police after being arrested and then released without charge.  David McConnell was open-air ...

The Church of England's General Synod is to hear a motion calling for titles such as Reverend to be dropped. The motion is being tabled at the July meeting by Rev James Dudley-Smith, a vicar from ...