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The Bishop of St Albans has said he is "puzzled" the government wants to cut benefits for more than 250,000 mentally ill people, after it pledged nearly a billi Rt Revd Alan Smith wrote an open lette...

The Bishop of Stepney has joined other faith leaders in attending a vigil held after a suspected terror attack in north London early on Monday. One man was pronounced dead and nine other people were ...

Rt Revd Peter Maurice is stepping down as Bishop of Taunton after 8 years in the role. He will finish up in April next year just after his 64th birthday.Announcing his retirement he said: "In the sum...

The Bishop of Truro has been made the new president of one of Britain's leading autism charities. Rt Revd Tim Thornton is taking the position at Spectrum, which is based in Penryn.Spectrum provides a...

The Bishop of Winchester has launched a special appeal to raise money to support refugees fleeing Syria and the victims of flooding in Myanmar (Burma). Rt Revd Tim Dakin has decided to launch the app...

Two men have been convicted of murdering the soldier on a street in Woolwich in London. The Bishop of Woolwich has praised the family of murdered soldier Lee Rigby for their 'dignity' during the tria...

Ministry of Defence names soldier killed in yesterday's incident in Woolwich, South East London. The leader of Anglicans in Woolwich is urging people in the community to unite and stand in solidarity...

Dr John Inge, Bishop of Worcester has remarried after the death of his first wife, Denise. Bishop John married HJ Colston on Friday.Yabadoo H-J and John @BishopWorcester married! pic.twitter.com/VYlh...

The Bishop of Newcastle has shared her prayers for Charlie Gard, as the terminally-ill baby's mother met with two international experts. Connie Yates discussed on Tuesday morning the condition of her...

The Bishop of Huddersfield has offered prayers for the family of Jo Cox after her murderer Thomas Mair was sentenced to life in prison. A jury took just 90 minutes to declare that the 53 year old was...

The Bishop of St Albans Dr Alan Smith has expressed his sympathy for former employees of Monarch Airlines after it collapsed this week. He said: 'The news of the collapse of parts of Monarch's busine...

An Anglican bishop says encouraging chaplains in inner city schools could help reduce the risk of children being radicalised by extremist leaders.  Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford...

The Bishop of Jarrow is encouraging Christians to join him in offering spare rooms to the homeless. Rt Rev Mark Bryant has signed up to Depaul UK's Nightstop scheme, which means young people living o...

Rt Revd Paul Butler, the Bishop of Durham, set off on his second prayer walk on Thursday.  It is part of his series of Prayer Walks around the diocese to meet the community and explore the area....

The Bishop of Leeds has led religious tributes to former Labour chancellor Lord Denis Healey, who has died aged 98. The Labour peer served in Number 11 during the 1974-79 government and became the pa...

Gordon Brown has been described as a man with 'a passion' and a 'religious fervour for the cause of the poor' by a Church of England bishop. The former prime minister has announced he's to step down ...

The Bishop of Connor has been paying tribute to the former leader of the Ulster Unionist Party Lord Molyneaux who has died at the age of 94. The Bishop of Connor has been paying tribute to the former...

Peter Ball, the former Bishop of Gloucester and Lewes has been released from prison after serving half of his sentence for sex abuse offences. He was jailed for 32 months back in October 2015 after p...

A victim of the disgraced bishop Peter Ball has withdrawn from a review into church abuse.  Ball, 84, was jailed in 2015 for a series of offences against teenagers and young people spanning the ...

The inquiry into the Diocese of Chichester's handling of child sexual abuse cases has found the Church's response was 'marked with secrecy'. Bishop Peter Ball was the suffragan Bishop of Lewes from 1...