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Cricketers heading from Rome to face the Church of England team in a cricket match have been given an official blessing by the Pope. Francis signed a bat that the team will take during their five mat...

A blind church leader in Hampshire is skydiving 13,000 feet to raise money for his church extension. Mark Madavan, from Locks Heath Free Church near Fareham (pictured below), is making the tandem div...

Firefighters who died doing their job will be remembered at two London Cathedrals on Saturday to mark 100 years of the Fire Brigade Union.  A special service will be held at Southwark Cathedral ...

A Catholic bishop who waved a blood-stained handkerchief after the Bloody Sunday shootings in Northern Ireland is to be awarded the freedom of Derry. Dr Edward Daly, Bishop Emeritus of Derry, became ...

An organisation campaigning for Christian unity says conversations about tighter immigration controls are not putting Black and Minority Ethnic people off votin Churches Together was speaking after n...

The BNP has cited the Archbishop of Canterbury's views on immigration in its election manifesto for London mayor. In a booklet sent to all London homes ahead of the mayoral election the party's candi...

A Catholic priest who repeatedly sexually abused a teenage student breached his position of trust in a "spectacular and horrific" way, a court has heard. Fr Michael Higginbottom, 74, is accused of su...

A body found in Stevenage last Saturday has been identified as twenty year old Joy Morgan. The woman was murdered by a member of her extremely private church, Shohfah El-Israel, who attended the Isra...

The body of Joy Morgan has possibly been found by police. Shofah El-Israel was convicted of Joy Morgan's murder in August this year although no body was found by the time of the trial.The midwifery s...

Police in Oxfordshire searching for a vicar reported missing in the early hours of Thursday morning have found a body in a Wallingford field. Officers believe the body is that of 88-year-old Rev Jame...

The Church has a responsibility to ensure young girls and boys are being taught that their value lies in their identity in Christ and not their looks, according The push for churches to do more comes...

The body of an atheist buried in a church graveyard is going to be exhumed decades after her death following a "fundamental mistake". ​Gwendolen Patricia Crow, 58, was involved in a road accident o...

Police are investigating a threat to pipe bomb the office of a Christian MP. Labour member and former priest Chris Bryant was sent a message on Twitter which he later reported to officers.The threate...

A rector in Belfast has told Premier of his "frustration and anger" at a decision which could potentially impact thousands of jobs in his parish. Rev John Cunningham reacted to a move by the United S...

The bone of Apostle Pope St Clement has been discovered in central London, 2,000 years after he died. The bone of the first apostolic father of the church was found by an environmental waste clearanc...

Children are going to learn about St Andrew and other British patron saints as part of a new book series trying to help ensure British values are not forgotten. Primary school pupils will learn about...

The Church of England has said the Book of Common Prayer could be crucial to helping dementia sufferers worship God. It's speaking as it reviews its methods of ensuring people suffering from the dise...

Christina Edkins was killed on a double-decker bus during the morning rush hour in Birmingham on Thursday. A book of condolence for the teenage girl stabbed to death on a double-decker bus in Bi...

A book that helped Henry VIII annul the king's marriage to his first wife, Catherine of Aragon, his brother's widow, after she failed to produce a male heir, an According to ITV, the ancient volume f...

Roman Catholic schools will continue to be allowed to ask for parents' baptism certificates, after a High Court judge cleared the London Oratory School of selec According to the Telegraph, the Orator...