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Catholic Bishops in England and Wales say proposals to impose buffer zones outside abortion facilities raise concerns about freedom of religion, belief, association and expression. In October MPs vote...

Popular Pastor and vocal support of Donald Trump, Robert Jeffress has said he will refrain from publicly endorsing the former US president until the Republican Party announces its official candidate.�...

A prisoner on death row for murdering a pastor's wife has dodged execution just minutes before the procedure was due to take place. Kenneth Eugene Smith, 57, was sentenced to death, despite the ju...

 A retired French archbishop is under investigation from judicial and church authorities for what he called "an inappropriate gesture" towards an adult young woman at the end of the 1980s. Monseigneu...

Christian Aid has welcomed the extension of  a deal which will ensure grain can continue to be exported from the Black Sea port of Odesa. Negotiators from Kyiv and Moscow have agreed to prolong a Uni...

Candace Cameron Bure, best known for her role on Fuller House, is responding to backlash after moving to a Christmas film channel that promotes "traditional marriage".  Cameron Bure is a well-known f...

The charity Christians Against Poverty, and others who work at the forefront of supporting those in need, say the Chancellor's budget offers little hope to those struggling with the cost of livin...

The number of people who don't identify with any denomination in the US has increased by 30 per cent since the Cold War years, according to a new survey.  New data released by the US Religion Cen...

Italy's Catholic Church on Thursday released its first report on alleged sexual abuse of minors and vulnerable individuals but victims' advocates said the number of cases was likely much highe...

Tributes are being paid to Presbyterian minister and missionary Rev Dr Paul Bailie who has died suddenly at the age of 54. The Moderator of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland (PCI) Rt Rev Dr John Kirk...

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal has officially endorsed an historic friendship agreement between the Church of Scotland and the Catholic Church in Scotland. She formally backed the St Margaret&#...

A new report by Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) is showing Christian persecution or oppression has increased by 75 percent in the 24 countries the group monitors.  The main focus of the report was an...

Pope Francis on Wednesday (November 16) condemned the latest wave of missile attacks on Ukraine and called for a ceasefire to avert the risk of an escalation of the conflict. He spoke at his general...

Christian Aid says the UK and G20 countries are not doing enough to fight the covid-19 pandemic around the world. The charity - along with the People's Vaccine Alliance - has unveiled new analysis...

A vicar in the north east of England is calling for a new approach to tackling drug addiction. Rev Jon Canessa says the region has the highest drug death rate in the country with almost 4,900 people d...

A Bible verse painted onto a parking space at a High School in Florida, USA has offended a Jewish employee of the school. Marina Gentilesco works as an instructional assistant at Wiregrass Ranch High ...

A pastor in the US has been criticised by a member of his congregation for dressing "too sexy" for a church service.  The congregant of Embrace Church in Sioux Falls, South Dakota wrote a letter to t...

India's Supreme Court has said that incidents of religious conversion pose a serious threat to national security.  The court has been hearing a plea by advocate Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay urging stri...

A new chaplaincy service for the LGBT+ community is being started in a Welsh diocese.  The Diocese of Llandaff is providing chaplaincy to people who are seeking support, advice or understanding in th...

A Salvadoran court released a retired high-ranking Army officer convicted of ordering the massacre of six Roman Catholic priests belonging to the Jesuit order during the brutal peak of the country&#39...