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The UK government will host an International Ministerial Conference on Freedom of Religion or Belief next month. It will be chaired by Christian MP Fiona Bruce, who’s also the UK’s Special...

Christian charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) said it will send  fresh aid to Mozambique following last week’s extremist attacks – with 17,000 people forced to flee Cabo Delgado P...

A court in Cuba has upheld the seven year prison sentence against a Protestant pastor who was arrested while taking part in peaceful protests in July 2021. Lorenzo Rosales Fajardo, and 14 others, had ...

The Church of England has clarified remarks made by the Bishop of Leeds over Ukraine giving up territory to get a ceasefire. In a discussion paper on Ukraine written for next month’s meeting of ...

Suspects have been arrested in connection with the Owo church shooting that saw at least 40 people killed in the Ondo State of Nigeria.  The attack took place at the St Francis Church at around 1...

Tearfund is supporting a group of young African climate activists and religious leaders  who are raising the issue of climate finance to their country delegations this week at the Commonwealth He...

The bodies of two Jesuit priests and a tour guide shot dead this week in a gang-ravaged area of northern Mexico were found on Wednesday after a major search, authorities said. The three were...

Mexican authorities said on Tuesday that they are searching for the bodies of three people, including two Jesuit priests, as well as four people who were kidnapped in a violent stretch of northern Mex...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has taken to social media to urge Christians to pray for the situation in eastern Congo. The country is undergoing a resurgence of violence prompting more than 30,000 peop...

Tearfund has encouraged Christians to pray for millions of people impacted by historic flooding in parts of South Asia. Floodwaters inundated more of Bangladesh and northeast India on Tuesday, officia...

The pope has urged couples to refrain from sexual intercourse before marriage in a new document released by the Vatican.  The document gives couples advice regarding romantic relationships within...

Lithuanian bishops have called on politicians to vote down proposed same-sex partnership legislation, quoting words used by Pope Francis to argue that civil unions distort the concept of marriage and ...

Pope Francis has accepted a request by a Belgian bishop to not be made a cardinal because it might hurt the feelings of victims of sexual abuse, the Belgian bishops conference said on T...

Christian Aid has warned of a global humanitarian crisis as the war in Ukraine continues to affect global food and energy prices.    The international development charity has publi...

Christians are being deliberately driven from their homes in certain regions of the world, according to the charity Open Doors. Its new report, called 'Church on the Run', says that government...

The Vatican, in an apparent attempt to boost the confidence of the faithful in how their charitable contributions to the pope are used, on Thursday issued the first detailed disclosure of his main fun...

Three people have been killed in attacks on two churches in Nigeria.  Gunmen on motorcycles attacked worshippers during a service at the Maranatha Baptist Church and St Moses Catholic Church at K...

A retired priest has been charged with indecent assault following a decade-long investigation into a residential school in Manitoba, Canadian police said on Friday. Arthur Masse, 92, was arrested and ...

A third person has died following a shooting during a senior's potluck dinner at a church near Birmingham, Alabama, police said Friday. The Vestavia Hills Police Department did not ...

Christian humanitarian aid charity World Vision is calling for a fair appeal for its former Gaza director after he was convicted by an Israeli court on terrorism and fraud charges.  On Wednesday,...