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A judge has refused to make an order barring five children from formally becoming Catholics. Mr Justice MacDonald heard that the children, who are aged between 11 and four, had been taken from their P...

The Catholic Archbishop of Glasgow, Philip Tartaglia, has been remembered as a man of “great human warmth” at his funeral service. The 70-year-old, who had served as archbishop since 2012 ...

Atheism could be taught in what will be called 'Religious Values and Ethics' in Welsh schools, with a Christian campaign group claiming non-religious groups will have too much influence on the...

A young Christian woman who suffered a severe brain bleed ten days ago has been taken off life support and is breathing on her own. The family and friends of Hannah Montagu have been calling for praye...

The leader of the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales has been asked to intervene in the case of a Polish Catholic man who has been at the centre of a legal end-of-life dispute in Plymouth. The...

A mysterious monolith has been erected outside a Birmingham church, prompting speculation about where it came from. The structure, which has an odd engraving across it, was spotted in the grounds...

A former Baptist youth pastor has been jailed for indecent assault against three young boys in the 1970s and 1980s.  Stephen Hardwicke, 63, was sentenced to five years in prison at Harrow Cr...

A group of conservative backbenchers led by Sir Iain Duncan Smith have requested that a 'genocide amendment' be inserted into to the post-Brexit trade deal after becoming concerned about the C...

A Christian mental health expert has urged youth groups to work on helping young people develop valuable friendships as research shows the coronavirus pandemic has been devastating for their mental he...

Two-thirds of UK adults believe the government should be doing more to combat climate change, according to a new survey commissioned by The Climate Coalition of NGOs.  Speaking to Premier, Andy L...

A new study, commissioned by Premier and conducted by Savanta ComRes, has found 26 per cent of UK adults cannot remember the last time someone, other than family, called them to ask how they were.&nbs...

Doctors have stopped providing life-support treatment to a middle-aged Catholic man who had been at the centre of a legal dispute after falling into a coma, lawyers say. A judge based in London ruled ...

An RAF veteran was among hundreds of people aged over 80 to receive the Covid-19 vaccine at Salisbury Cathedral. Former flight sergeant Louis Godwin, 95, gave a thumbs-up after being vaccinated in the...

The Church of England has said more than half of its 14,000 parishes have closed for communal Sunday worship. Speaking to the BBC, the Church said some of its clergy are shielding, and all parishes ar...

Churches across the Diocese of Peterborough have declared January 17th 'Wellbeing Sunday.' The Bishop of Peterborough asked churches to embrace the concept following a plea by Action for Happi...

The Church of Scotland has said it doesn't think threatening legal action against the Scottish Government, if places of worship cannot reopen, is the right course to take when "the country is...

A group of church leaders in Scotland has sent a letter to the Scottish Government calling on it to reverse lockdown rules which mean that churches have to be closed for corporate worship. The 30 chur...

Christian children’s charities have welcomed the launch of the Government’s landmark review into children's social care. The independent review aims to raise the bar for children and y...

Two Court of Appeal judges have raised concern about continued litigation focused on a middle-aged Catholic man who was at the centre of a life-support treatment dispute after falling into a coma. A j...

A Covid-19 vaccination service has begun administering jabs at Lichfield Cathedral after being set up along its medieval nave. Britain’s oldest three-spired cathedral, in Staffordshire, was dubb...