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A Catholic priest in Ireland has reportedly received a standing ovation from his congregation after telling them he was gay and they should support same sex mar Father Martin Dolan has reportedly bee...

A story about Catholic priest is amongst those removed from the Google searches after a request was sent to the European Court of Justice. The BBC has published a list of news stories that have been ...

A Catholic in Norfolk who fraudulently diverted donations made to his church worth more than £50,000 will be sentenced later. Father John Reid admitted abusing his position at St Cuthbert's in Chest...

One of England's top Catholic private schools will once again be led by a priest, after it's first lay headteacher announced he was standing down. Father Wulstan Peterburs OSB has been appointed inte...

School children at a Catholic primary school in East Dunbartonshire are being offered counselling after they saw a man being shot. The pupils were leaving St Helen's Primary in Bishopbriggs on Thursd...

A new type of doll for children will soon be available - a Catholic Saint doll. 'Dolls from Heaven' has made a selection of special religious dolls that come with a book and rosary and aim to inspire...

Fewer people in Northern Ireland think relations between Protestants and Catholics are improving compared to two years ago, a new report has found. Around 43 per cent of adults and 42 per cent of you...

Mothers from developed countries with a prominent Catholic heritage are less likely to breastfeed their babies, new research published in the BMJ Global Health Speculating about the ramifications th...

The government's faced intense criticism from a number of Tory MPs over its plans to regulate places such as churches, that teach children for a long period ove The new law would require places carin...

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has said a "bizarre and incredible" move of the Spirit is happening. Justin Welby was speaking at the 2017 launch of a global prayer movement named 'Thy King...

A Christian MP has said it's "blindingly obvious" cannabis should be made available to the public for medicinal purposes. Sir Peter Bottomley is part of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Drug Poli...

A lay preacher from Cambridgeshire has been sentenced to eleven-and-a-half years in prison after being convicted of historic sex offences against three girls on Peter Ernest Bourne from Great Stukele...

A church in Sussex has worked to turn its congregation's fearful thoughts about Brexit to faith-filled thoughts. St Mary's in Horsham turned its chapel to a 'Brexit stress chapel'.Curate Rebecca Tuck...

David Cameron and US President Barack Obama have issued a joint statement on the threat of Islamic State. I.S. has been persecuting tens of thousands of Christians and other religious minorities in Ir...

The Bishop of Derby has told Premier about his disappointment in the EU debate so far, calling it a competition of "who can frighten people the most". Rt Revd Alastair Redfern said he was "very disap...

A former priest and cathedral clergyman in Northern Ireland has been suspended from ministry over allegations of sexual assault. According to the Belfast Telegraph Hugh Kennedy, 59, was working as Ad...

Rt Rev Paul Butler, Bishop of Durham will round up a week-long chat show series on Saturday evening aimed at evangelism and confronting tough social issues. So far "The Gap" has explored issues of fo...

The Bishop of Lewes, together with two archdeacons, has taken to the skies to raise money for charity. Rt Rev Richard Jackson jumped 13,000ft out of a plane in a sponsored freefall skydive on Friday,...

A senior bishop has told the Archbishops of Canterbury and York the Church of England must repent for the way it treats gay people. Bishop of Buckingham, Rt Revd Dr Alan Wilson, leads more than 100 s...

The Bishop of Manchester has advised churches to forgo dipping wafers into the Holy Communion wine to prevent worshippers catching flu. The Right Rev David Walker also raised concerns that people wit...