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A collection of schools, churches and book clubs are uniting to read Dante's Inferno in honor of the 700th anniversary of his death. September 14 is considered the anniversary of Dante Alighi...

A theologian and author has told Premier how he was left with a "deep kind of grief" following the decision by the Church in Wales to bless same-sex marriages. David Bennett, who is a Gay ce...

The Church in Wales, part of the Anglican Communion, has decided to offer services of blessing to same sex couples.  The Church in Wales' Governing Body, its legislature of three groups which...

Tributes have been pouring on for a well-respected Scottish vicar who died while "doing the Lord's work" at his church.  Emergency services were called to Peterhead Methodist C...

The Diocese of Southwark is launching a series of new lay ministries in September to work alongside the clergy in leading, enabling and serving parishes and communities. The new ministries are: Lay Ch...

Walkers from a range of faith backgrounds are undertaking a 'pilgrimage' from London to Glasgow in a bid to raise awareness of climate change. Some of the walkers departed from Parliament Squa...

Each headstone, grave and memorial at the Church of England's cemeteries are to be mapped. Researchers will use backpacks containing cameras and the latest GPS technology to scan burial sites in w...

A vicar from West Yorkshire who sexually abused a three-year-old girl has been jailed for over nine years. Leeds Crown Court heard how Gordon Newton who worked in Batley, abused the child on a number ...

A farmer has cut out the word "Hope" in a field brimming with hundreds of thousands of sunflowers. Claire Pollock of Ardross Farm in Fife undertook the ambitious project on her land, the siz...

Rt Rev Jonathan Goodall, the Anglican Bishop of Ebbsfleet is stepping down from his role to seek "full communion with the Roman Catholic Church". Bishop Jonathan has served in the role for e...

A toolkit, including prayer and theological resources, has been produced by the Church of England in response to churches and individuals concerned by the situation in Afghanistan asking what they can...

The new Methodist Youth President has been inducted at a welcome service in Cardiff. 21 year old Daud Irfan, is the first Methodist Youth President of Asian heritage and is keen to see increased diver...

Bri Babineaux, a famous gospel singer, and artist says she did not give rapper Kanye West approval to use her vocals on his newly released album, Donda. In the last few years, Babineaux made a na...

Some Scottish Catholics are accusing the government at Holyrood of diminishing democracy following its recent consultation on whether home abortions, brought in during the pandemic, should be made per...

An inquiry into current child protection policies in religious institutions, such as Baptist, Methodist, Afro-Caribbean Churches and other non-conformist churches, as well as other religions, has foun...

Four people have devoted their lives to God...on an allotment in Lancashire. The baptisms, of three children and an adult, in the presence of the Bishop of Lancaster, Rt Rev Dr Jill Duff, were the fir...

Christians are being encouraged to come together for a National Hour of Prayer for Afghanistan this evening. It begins at 7pm and has been organised by Jane Dodds who is a Christian member of the Wels...

The Church of Scotland has appointed its first ever dedicated minister for the veterinary community. Rev Allan Wright, who is based in Newcastle and a vet himself, will carry out pastoral support duti...

A scheme in the UK giving £500 worth of professional meditation help to couples going through separation will be expanded following early signs of success, according to the Government.  The...

A group of refugees and asylum seekers will be joining Christian groups and other faith societies in a sponsored interfaith run in London. The Interfaith Fun Run on Bank Holiday Monday in Barnet in no...