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The UK's leading church insurer has discovered that a third of us find our national parks and Areas of Outstanding National Beauty 'irreplaceable'. In their national poll of 2,000 UK adults, Ecclesia...

A vicar in Tyne and Wear has responded to criticism of her latest bid to welcome new worshippers, saying a pub-inspired gathering "is not a den of iniquity". Rev Chantal Noppen (pictured above with h...

A special behind the scenes highlight reel of the Premier news team hard at work. Featuring your favourite anchors, Aaron James, Marcus Jones and Antony Bushfie The News Hour, weekdays at 1pm on Prem...

Secret corners of Cambridge University famous churches and colleges will now be available to visitors virtually thanks to Google Streetview.  Some parts of the colleges have been open to visitor...

A new study has debunked the notion that people who hold strong beliefs are less logical than those who don't. Researchers from Coventry University and Oxford University conducted a brain stimulation...

A film about how a man left a homosexual lifestyle behind when he became a Christian prompted a protest outside a church in Belfast on Thursday night. Dozens of people demonstrated against the screen...

The Northern Ireland Secretary has described the recent trouble in Belfast as "simply incomprehensible" and says the best way to resolve it is through dialogue. The Northern Ireland Secretary has des...

A Celtic handbell from the seventh century which holds "significant" sentimental value has been stolen from a church. It is believed to have been taken from Fortingall Church, near to Aberfeldy, some...

Bell ringers at Leeds Minster have turned down the opportunity to take part in York Minster's Christmas service in an "act of solidarity" with a group who had b Members of the Leeds Minster Society o...

Bell ringers are pushing for their hobby to become a recognised as a sport.  The task is said to improve muscle coordination, improve agility and tone muscles.Some campanologists, better known a...

Thousands of vulnerable young people risk being made homeless by the government's proposed changes to Housing Benefit, a Christian charity has claimed. YMCA's Uncertain Futures report said the change...

A new report which reveals that around 100,000 children were affected by benefit sanctions last year is "disturbing", the Archbishop of Wales has said. The figures, revealed in a Freedom of Informati...

Israeli televangelist Benny Hinn says he's "correcting his own theology" around the prosperity gospel. The 65-year-old opened up about his changing views in a video on Facebook this week.In it, he sa...

Being honest in a job interview could be the best tip to land your dream job. A new study by the University College London has found that honest people are three times more likely to get employed whe...

Following the sharp rise in drug-related deaths in Scotland, the founder of a Christian drug charity has said young people need more education on the risks of d Statistics from The National Records o...

Britain is better staying in the European Union, the Vatican has said ahead of an anticipated referendum. Prime Minister David Cameron has confirmed voters will get the chance to decide if the countr...

Your tree may be back in the attic, but Christmas is still in full swing at a London school. St Richard's Church of England Primary School in Ham is doing its nativity tonight on the eve of Epiphany ...

The Ten O'Clock newsreader and television presenter Huw Edwards has urged churches to focus more on their toilets, calling them "essential to the long term surv In an interview with The Lady, he said...

A theologian and writer on sexuality says that the Church must not shy away from talking about physical desires or sexuality.  Dr Christopher West, one of the world's leading authority on Pope J...

The principal of Moorlands College in Dorset has announced he is stepping down to accept a new role as senior minister of a church in the Caribbean. After almost two decades in his current role, Dr S...