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One of Yorkshire's religious leaders says inspiration, rather than education, is the key to tackling the growing threat of radicalisation. Bishop of Leeds, Rt Revd Nick Baines says society needs to h...

The Bishop of Leicester says he is "shocked and deeply saddened" by the death of a former Canon of Leicester Cathedral. The bodies of Mary Lawson and her husband Sean, a council environment chief, we...

Rt Revd Tim Stevens has announced he'll step down as Bishop of Leicester next year. By the time he retires on 11 July he'll have been in the role for 16 years.He'll move to Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk...

The Bishop of Leicester has said sorry for the "pain and anguish" suffered by victims of a choirmaster who was jailed for sexually abusing choirboys in the city Rt Rev Stevens said: "I deeply regret ...

The Bishop of Lewes, Richard Jackson, is going to be moving to Hereford to start his role in the New Year. 10 Downing Street announced this morning that the Queen has approved the nomination of the s...

The Bishop of Lincoln has been formally welcomed into the House of Lords.   Christopher Lowson has become one of the 26 'Lords Spiritual' - a group of Bishops in the Second chamber of parliament...

The Bishop of Liverpool has become the newest patron of an annual lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender event in Liverpool. The Rt Rev Paul Bayes has become a patron of Liverpool Pride and will addr...

The bishop of Liverpool has criticised conservative evangelical Christians in the US for their "uncritical support" of President Donald Trump, accusing them of Rt Rev Paul Bayes told the Guardian: "...

Rt Revd Richard Chartres, the Bishop of London has announced he's to retire in February next year. The 69 year old has written to clergy across the capital to share his timetable for retirement.His l...

The appointment of a woman to become the next Bishop of London proves it is not unconceivable that a future Archbishop of Canterbury could be female, a campaign Women and the Church were among numero...

The Bishop of London has backed a new research project into the origins of lead books from Jordon, which scholars claim could date from biblical times. The Jordan Lead Codices are a collection of sma...

The outgoing Bishop of London has compared a send-off service held for him to a "Soviet party conference", after applause from fellow-bishops, clergy and lay ch The Church of England's governing body...

The Bishop of London has encouraged Christians in predominantly Muslim areas to grow beards as a way of building friendship with them. Rt Revd Richard Chartres wrote in the Church Times that facial h...

The Bishop of London has told Premier he's "programmed to say yes" when people give him ideas on how to grow the Church. In an interview on the subject of evangelism, Rt Revd Richard Chartres said he...

The funeral service has been held for former prime minister Baroness Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral - with full military honours, and attended by the Queen. In his sermon for the funeral of Baroness...

A senior bishop has said the current political climate marks a "low point" in the history of British democracy, during a ceremony attended by senior judges. Delivering the sermon during the tradition...

The Bishop of London has told Premier Christianity Magazine of his frustrations in how bureaucracy often blocked his natural desire to pastorally support people Rt Rev Richard Chartres, who will reti...

The Bishop of London has warned the government not to become "Big Brother" in its attempts to counter extremism in schools. Rt Revd Richard Chartres made the comparison in a sermon during the Maundy ...

One of the Church of England's most senior bishops has said religion can be 'really dangerous and lethal'. The Right Reverend Richard Chartres warned that the biggest problem for the Church was that ...

The Bishop of London has told supporters of Premier that the Christian message needs to find a louder voice on the internet and on social media. Rt Revd Richard Chartres was speaking to the more than...