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A Catholic pilgrimage centre in Scotland is closing at the end of September. The Pilgrimage Centre at Carfin Grotto, North Lanarkshire opened in 1922 and attracts thousands of visitors each year.But ...

Ann Widdecombe has come under fire after she suggested science might one day "produce an answer" to helping people with unwanted same sex attraction. The Brexit Party MEP said she had once pointed ou...

null The leader of the SNP group on Inverclyde Council has dismissed the offer of new powers for the Scottish Parliament if the 'no' vote carries at the independence referendum.Councillor Chris McEle...

Congregation members at an Irish church in London are being allowed to eat meat on St Patrick's Day, even though the national saint's day falls on a Lenten Frid Some church-goers at St Patrick's in S...

A Roman Catholic priest has been charged with two counts of fraud. Fr John Reid, 69, was parish priest at St Cuthbert's Church in Chester-le-Street, County Durham.He will appear before magistrates in...

The President of the Irish Council of Churches has praised the Catholic priest whose words at the funeral of Lyra McKee resulted in sustained applause. On Wednesday Father Martin Magill, the&nbs...

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...