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The Church of England will make extra funding available to help clergy and lay workers struggling with the cost of living crisis, particularly rising energy bills. The Church has announced that i...

A Northern Irish church leader is urging people to pray for reconciliation in Northern Ireland as the country's main parties struggle to form a power-sharing Executive. It's as last week's...

Ofsted are set to be given more powers to close down "illegal" or unregistered schools.  It's estimated that a fifth of these institutions are faith-based.  Last year, the regu...

Christians Against Poverty says the rising cost of living is leading to more people becoming lonely and isolated.  In a new report, the charity found that 60 per cent of its clients felt lonely a...

A man who posed a Priest and spent the night in Army Barracks will face no further action. The intruder gained access to the Victoria Barracks, near Windsor Castle, which is home to the Coldstream Gua...

A Catholic woman says she never deny her Christian beliefs after she was held on death row for eight years. Shagufta Kausar was arrested in July 2013 with her husband, Shafqat Masih for allegedly send...

Gogglebox star Scarlett Moffatt - who recently announced her Christian faith - has admitted to calling Samaritans during lockdown due to feelings of loneliness.  Samaritans - a charity helpline h...

The Bishop of Maidstone has encouraged churches under his pastoral care to adhere to a new set of commitments to stop a culture of abuse in conservative evangelical churches. Rt Rev Rod Thomas has rel...

A new study has found that out of the 20 most popular TV shows aimed at young people, 98 per cent of scenes contain alcohol and drinking.  The report, published by Nottingham Trent University, na...

Christian charity CARE is calling on Nicola Sturgeon to oppose the assisted suicide bill to protect people with disabilities. The First Minister of Scotland recently signalled she may support pla...

Christian charity, Church Action for Tax Justice, is calling on the government to impose a windfall tax on fossil fuel giants. As oil provider BP announces record profits, households across the countr...

US evangelist Franklin Graham has received criticism from the Mayor of Liverpool, after advertisements for his UK tour, were placed on the side of the city's buses. Steve Rotherham has called for ...

Pope Francis has revealed that he told the head of the Russian Orthodox Church to not be "Putin's altar boy". Patriarch Kirill of Moscow has refused to condemn the invasion in Ukraine an...

A Ukrainian army chaplain admits he was scared as he watched a series of explosions set fire to power stations on the outskirts of the city where he lives and works. 27-year-old Father Roman Mentukh w...

The Ministry of Defence has launched an investigation after an intruder pretended to be a priest and stayed overnight with Royal Guardsman close to Windsor Castle. Police were called to the site on We...

More than 60 churches across the UK are sharing £584,000 from the National Churches Trust to help them carry out urgent repairs to help them stay open. The funding will help some of the bui...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has apologised to survivors of abuse at church-run residential schools in Canada. Speaking on a visit to a school in Saskatchewan this weekend where he was meeting represe...

The new Archbishop of Wales says the challenges facing the world must be overcome with Christ's example of love, service, honesty and forgiveness.  The 14th Anglican Archbishop was speaking d...

An ancient yew tree framing a door of a church in Gloucestershire is to be dedicated to the Queen to mark her Platinum Jubilee.  The tree, at St Edward's Church in Stow on the Wold is among 7...

Christian Aid has appointed a new permanent Chief Executive.  Patrick Watt who is the charity's Director of Policy, Public Affairs and Campaigns and current interim Chief Executive has now be...