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A statue commemorating Bishop George Bell will go ahead after an independent investigation ruled the latest abuse allegations against him were "unfounded". Canterbury Cathedral said a planned statue ...

The Bishop of Oxford has provided ten new commandments to govern artificial intelligence (AI) to protect humans. Rev Steven Croft, who sits of the House of Lords select committee on AI, urged th...

The Bishop of Lynn, the Rt Revd Jonathan Meyrick, has delivered a sermon from a helter skelter in Norwich Cathedral. The fairground attraction was part of the Cathedral's Seeing It Differently projec...

Rt Rev Graham Usher has been named as the new Bishop of Norwich. The 48 year old will move from his current role as suffragan Bishop of Dudley, in which he has served since 2014. He replaces namesake...

A UK judge has ruled during divorce proceedings that an Anglican bishop hid hundreds of hundreds of thousands of pounds from his wife. Mr Justice Moor, speaking on behalf of Judge Richard Robertson w...

The Bishop of Norwich has met with local leaders to discuss how to tackle the refugee crisis and why Syria matters to Norfolk. As the Syrian conflict continues to force people to flee their homes Rt ...

The Rt Rev Martin Warmer used his first speech in the House of Lords to point out how the arts need funding and young people need housing.  Bishop Martin became the Bishop of Chichester in 2012 ...

A Church of England bishop is being put on trial for treason as part of a mock hearing to mark the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta. On Friday, Rt Revd Christopher Lowson of Lincoln, along with a...

Documents used to investigate the deaths of Gosport War Memorial Hospital have revealed that 456 people died from the staff practice of prescribing too many pai Criminal charges could be brought foll...

The Bishop of Oxford has been appointed onto a new parliamentary committee looking at the economic, ethical and social implications of advances in artifici Rt Rev Dr Stephen Croft will join peer...

The Bishop of Durham has welcomed the report that calls for an end to the two-child benefit limit. A committee of MPs has warned the limit has unintended consequences no government should be willing ...

Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali has criticised the government and claims the home office's immigration targets have been based on wealth and property. The former Bishop of Rochester wrote in an open letter ...

A decision by Honda to shut its factory in Swindon in 2021 has been described as a "devastating blow for the town" by the local Church of England bishop. Rt Rev Vivienne Faull said the car giant's an...

The Bishop of Leeds has described the responses of the Prime Minister in Parliament on Wednesday as 'appalling'. Rt Rev Nick Baines, who represents the Church of England on Brexit, issued a st...

The Bishop of Lancaster has launched a new scheme to try and get children more enthusiastic about the Bible, something he's described as "the greatest book in t Rt Rev Geoff Pearson says the "Bible C...

The Bishop of Leicester lead a public funeral service on Friday for three victims of an explosion in the city. Mary Ragoobeer, 46, and her sons, Shane, 18, and Sean, 17, were pronounced dead after th...

The Bishop of Durham has accused the government of "studiously ignoring the views of nearly everyone" as he led peers in a revolt against plans to change the wa The Government suffered defeat in the ...

The Bishop of Chichester has led prayers for the 11 men killed in the Shoreham air crash - exactly three months since the disaster. Rt Revd Dr Martin Warner described the service as an "important mom...

A Church of England bishop who has been campaigning on the issue of problem gambling has told Premier he's disappointed by recommendations put forward by the Ga Rt Rev Dr Alan Smith, of St Albans, ha...

The Church of England's first female bishop has said she 'repents' at the times gay people were left feeling "less than others" by the Church. Bishop Libby Lane refused to answer whether she would ma...