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An Episcopal priest will tithe ten per cent of his winnings after participating in ‘Jeopardy!’ a popular TV game show in the US. Rev David Sibley, rector of St Paul’s ...

A church in Belarus has been banned from holding services and meetings in its car park following the closure of its building by local officials.  Last month, its lead pastor, Vyachevslav Gon...

Thousands of people are flocking to cathedrals and churches to visit the relics of the Lourdes visionary St Bernadette. The relics - which are part of the physical remains of a saint after their death...

The Irish Bishops’ Conference has called for Catholics to lobby against poverty during the cost of living crisis. At its Autumn General Meeting this week in Saint Patrick’s College Maynoot...

The FBI has arrested a pastor for his alleged involvement in the US Capitol riots last year.  William Dunfee, a 57-year-old pastor from Frazeysburg, Ohio was charged with felony and misdemeanour ...

A bishop in Mozambique has revealed that extremists disguised in military uniform gathered a crowd of people together, before separating the Christians and slitting their throats. Speaking to Catholic...

A Texas inmate at the center of a legal battle over religious rights of condemned prisoners in the United States was put to death on Wednesday for the 2004 stabbing murder of a convenience store clerk...

The Church of England's safeguarding has been slammed as "at risk of failing others in the future" unless there are "significant changes." That's the finding of a review ac...

Andrew Thorburn resigned as chief executive of Australian Football League club Essendon a day after his appointment following an immediate backlash over his links to a church that expressed ...

The Catholic Church in Portugal has apologised for the hurt caused by decades of alleged abuse and cover-up. During Sunday mass, the Archbishop of Lisbon urged people not to lose faith in the church.&...

Pomeranians Michi and Mochi were among 15 four-legged couples that tied the knot at a pet wedding ceremony in the Philippines on Sunday that was held along with a special blessing of pets to mark Worl...

The Vatican on Thursday acknowledged that it had secretly disciplined East Timor bishop and Nobel Peace Prize winner Carlos Ximenes Belo two years ago, responding to allegations that he sexually abuse...

A church in Florida sheltering mostly elderly congregants from Hurricane Ian has continued its services, despite suffering substantial damage. The pastors at the Southwest Baptist church in Fort Myers...

An apology that Dante Bowe posted on Instagram last week about his offensive behaviour has been deleted from the social media platform.  On Thursday, the former Maverick City Music member told hi...

Evangelical Christian humanitarian aid organization, Samaritan's Purse has been providing disaster relief to Florida, after Hurricane Ian slammed into the Sunshine State. So far 77 people have bee...

Pope Francis has given an urgent plea to Russian President Vladimir Putin to end the "spiral of violence and death" that's occured during the war in Ukraine.  The Pontif told the pu...

A bishop has described the desperate scenes after floods in Pakistan submerge a third of the country, with villagers going to extreme lengths to protect their livelihood.  Bishop Samson Shuk...

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow, the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, has tested positive for COVID-19, the Church's press service said on Friday.  30th September 2022. The Chur...

Pope Francis has stated that he was involved in efforts to release 200 Ukrainian prisoners held by Russia. The Pontiff said he received "Ukrainian emissaries" at the Vatican, including ...

The President of Nicaragua has called priests 'killers' and 'coup plotters' during a televised speech to mark the 43rd anniversary of the country's police force.  Daniel Orteg...