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Appointing Nicholas Chamberlain as the Bishop of Grantham despite knowing he was in a celibate same sex relationship was a "major error", GAFCON has said. The Conservative Anglican group was reacting...

Rt Rev Richard Frith says he will retire this autumn after five years serving as the 105th Bishop of Hereford. The end of his public ministry shall be marked during a service inside Hereford Cathedra...

The Rt Revd Mark Bryant, The Bishop of Jarrow has announced he will retire from the Diocese at his next birthday in October 2018. Bishop Mark said: "I shall be 69 in October and will have been Bishop...

The Bishop of Kensington has called for "national repentance" and to look at the way we live together. Rt Revd Dr Graham Tomlin's comments come ahead of a new report, 'The social legacy of Grenfell: ...

The government has announced that it will pay £200m to replace unsafe cladding on 170 high-rise private residential buildings, something Bishop Graham has prai The issue was looked at following the ...

The Bishop of Kensington has told Premier that the anger from affected residents of the Grenfell Tower fire needs to be channelled into solutions. His comments follow angry scenes at a meeting betwee...

Rt Rev Graham Tomlin told Premier the church will always provide a listening ear when the media lose interest and that they have hope to offer.  Family members made vulnerable and poignant tribu...

The Bishop of Leeds says the real meaning of Christmas can be a simple as families gathered together watching television over the festive season.  Rt Revd Nick Baines says that small gestures li...

Church of England leaders should not "keep their mouths shut" over the risks of Brexit, even if the referendum indicates the majority of Brits want to leave the Speaking to the Church Times, the Lord...

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...