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The Council of Christians and Jews has said a survey showing almost half of people in the UK hold prejudices towards Judaism can't be treated as fact. A YouGov study has found a quarter of those ques...

Police are investigating the theft of a 150-year-old ornate communion chalice that has been stolen from a Cistercian monastery in Leicestershire. The £4,500 gem-encrusted silver gilt cup was taken j...

An antiques dealer has been jailed for three years and eight months for stealing relics from churches. Christopher Cooper stole items including crucifixes, bibles and a stone coffin over a three-year...

Two locals have apologised after setting up a video camera outside a Cambridgeshire church to count the number attending a service. According to the Telegraph, Jeremy Bedford and Sam Spreadbury were ...

A leading Catholic bishop has resigned after admitting he has been unfaithful to his vows as a priest. Rt Rev Kieran Conry, bishop of Arundel and Brighton and chair of the Bishops' Conference Departm...

A Christian teaching assistant has received an apology from the school which disciplined her after she shared her views on gay marriage with a pupil. Vicky Allen ran into trouble at Brannel School in...

An app, God Calls, has been launched to help young Catholics do their quiet time with prayer and Bible readings. A statement from the Catholic Church said the app aims "to help you go deep with God, ...

Police are appealing for witnesses after a bus carrying Catholic school pupils collided with a car near Glasgow on Wednesday. Twenty-one youngsters from Our Lady and St Patrick's High School were tak...

The Metropolitan Police has urged any other victims of a retired vicar convicted of child abuse yesterday to come forward. Graham Gregory, 79, was jailed for three years after being found guilty of i...

The Court of Appeal has given permission for a challenge to a new rule which has seen a censorship zone placed around an abortion clinic in Ealing. Any act which shows disapproval of the termination ...

A Vicar is asking for the public's help to track down a driver who hit his bike and left him lying at the side of the road. Revd Andrew Malcolm from Lancashire was thrown off his bike by the impact l...

Churches and other places of worship can now apply for the second round of funding under a Government scheme to improve security. Churches, mosques and temples have until 29 May to apply for the Plac...

Apps available on mobile devices are now a normal part of Christian life, the Church of England has said as it plans to extend its' own range of programmes for The institution reports its' range of ...

Search engines are being asked to be more pro-active in preventing people from accessing child pornography. A Church leader says internet search engines need to be more vigilant in the wake of the Ap...

The man found guilty of the abduction and murder of schoolgirl April Jones will spend the rest of his life in jail with no chance of parole. The Bishop of Bangor's urging the community of Machyn...

The remains of the medieval church where William Wallace is thought to have been made Guardian of Scotland after defeating the English army has been found by ar Wallace and Andrew de Moray were given...

Restoration works on Coventry's old cathedral have uncovered the original floor for the first time since the building was destroyed by Nazi bombers in 1940. St Michael's was a 14th century Gothic chu...

An archaeological excavation in Somerset has unearthed the remains of monks believed to have died in the 5th or 6th century. Radiocarbon-dating carried out on the skeletons, found at a monastic cemet...

A retired archbishop has told an inquiry he is "deeply ashamed" following allegations of abuses at children's homes run by nuns. Archbishop Mario Conti said he had been "blindly satisfied" in the pas...

The Archbishop of York has written to men who were abused by an Anglican priest who preyed on young boys in the UK and Australia. Dr John Sentamu told them he was "deeply ashamed" at the Church of En...