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The Church of England has told its schools to avoid singing hymns that include explicit Christian rhetoric to ensure collective worship is “inclusive, invitational and inspiring”. In a new...

The Bishops of the Church in Wales have welcomed the announcement in this week’s Queen’s Speech that the UK government will ban gay conversion therapy. In a statement, the bishops of the d...

A cathedral is to host a funeral next week for a newborn baby girl whose mother has never been traced. The tiny body was found at the Bowling Back Lane Household Waste Recycling Centre in Bradford, We...

Christian MP Tim Farron has apologised for the late declaration of donations - a delay caused by the coronavirus pandemic. A complaint was made by a member of the public in regards to donations given ...

One of the Church of England's largest churches has been given access to part of a £2.5m grant for mission in Brighton and Hove. St Peter's in Brighton, which was born out of London'...

The Dean of St Paul's says tough decisions are having to be made about the cathedral's future.  Very Rev David Ison is urging people to support the building which is facing a financial cr...

Four males have been convicted of the manslaughter of a father-of-two who was kicked to death in the grounds of a church for his £11,000 gold Rolex watch. Steven McMyler, 34, was targeted within...

Police in Newcastle are appealing for information after a six-foot high crucifix was stolen from outside a church. The life size bronze statue was taken overnight from All Saints Gosforth. It's be...

Religious Education allows pupils to enter a rich discourse about the religious and non-religious traditions that have shaped Britain and the world, according to a new report by Ofsted. It says RE ena...

Three in ten young people say wedding costs are a reason for not marrying, although 87 per cent want to.  The Marriage Foundation, a Christian organisation that encourages all people of all faith...

The Christian foodbank charity the Trussell Trust has highlighted the disproportionate representation of some groups who are referred to foodbanks, such as people with disabilities and single parents....

BBC's Line of Duty actor Tommy Jessop is backing the launch of a group of MPs and Peers on Down's syndrome, saying: "we are the only group of people in the UK where people try to end our ...

Nurses will be recognised for their contribution and sacrifice throughout the coronavirus pandemic during a service at Westminster Abbey attended by actress Helena Bonham Carter. The star, who is a re...

The Government is to launch a consultation ahead of a ban on conversion therapy. The Queen's Speech on Tuesday announced that measures would be taken to ban the controversial practice as part of t...

Some artefacts will most likely be removed from churches in light of new guidance for parishes addressing concerns over memorials with links to slavery and other contested heritage. The Church of Engl...

The Church of Scotland has called on the UK Government to scrap any policy that “exploits people’s fears of the outsider”. Very Rev Susan Brown, convener of the Faith Impact Forum, s...

Climate change is putting the much-loved British cuppa at risk as extreme weather and rising temperatures hit tea-growing countries, according to Christian Aid. The UK and Ireland drink more tea per p...

The daughter of a woman who was among 10 people shot dead in west Belfast 50 years ago said she is praying that fresh inquests will clear their names following misinformation that they were terrorists...

A Christian chaplain who delivered a talk at a college, encouraging students that they have the right to hold a traditional view on sexuality and marriage, is launching a legal challenge after he was ...

Statistics show Christians are the most likely religious group among the over 50s to get a vaccine, but that race is a more significant factor in take-up, with figures suggesting around three in ...