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The religious freedom charity Release International says a rise in attacks against Christians in India is ‘deeply alarming’ and it fears there is a denial in India about the increase in an...

The Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) says that Leah Sharibu, who has been held captive in Nigeria for the last five years, is still alive and has given birth to her third child. Sharib...

A pilot with Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) who was wrongfully detained in Mozambique has been welcomed home to the United States after travel restrictions against him were lifted. Ryan Koher was d...

U.S. President Joe Biden spoke with Pope Francis on Sunday and discussed the ongoing conflict in the Middle East between Israel and Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, the White Hous...

Pope Francis has called for an end to the conflict in Israel and Gaza, praying for hostages to be freed and for humanitarian aid to continue to arrive in Gaza. Speaking at his Sunday address from the ...

A new report showing the number of Catholics across the globe has just been released by the Vatican. The Fides agency compiles the figures every year to mark World Mission Day. The report found that o...

The Chinese Church is now the fastest-growing Church in the UK, according to a new report from Bible Society. There has been a 28.8 per cent growth in the last two years, putting the Chinese Church ah...

Christian church leaders in Jerusalem have vowed to keep places of worship in Gaza open despite pressure from the Israeli military to evacuate. In a statement issued with the Archbishop of Canter...

An ex-President of the Methodist Conference has been banned from preaching in the Methodist Church for at least twelve months. It follows the conclusion of an investigation into Rev Graham Thompson by...

The charity Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) is appealing for the release of Nicaraguan bishop Rolando Alvarez Lagos who was sentenced to 26 years in prison in February. The Bishop of Matagalpa wa...

The Archbishop of Canterbury says meeting and sharing with a small group every month benefits his mental health. Speaking via video link to the Church of Ireland’s MindMatters conference on ment...

Clergy are among thousands of people affected by severe flooding across the country. Red weather warnings across parts of Scotland have led to many people being evacuated from their homes amid fears o...

The Catholic aid agency CAFOD has spoken of its shock after a member of its staff was among those killed in the attack on a Greek Orthodox church in Gaza on Thursday evening. 26 year old Viola who wor...

Palestinian Christians in Ramallah attended a special prayer service held to honour of the victims of a recent Israeli airstrike on an Orthodox Christian church in Gaza. Gaza's Hamas-run governmen...

The Ukrainian parliament gave initial approval on Thursday to a law that would ban the Ukrainian Orthodox Church after Kyiv accused it of collaborating with Russia following last year's invasion. ...

At least 16 Christians have been killed in a blast at a Greek Orthodox church compound in Gaza City. It happened on Thursday evening as hundreds of people – many of them Christians displaced fro...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has begun a pastoral visit to Jerusalem, following the explosion at the Anglican Al-Ahli Hospital in Gaza. Lambeth Palace says the intention of the short visit is to ...

At least two women have been killed and many other people have been injured in an Israeli attack on the Greek Orthodox Church in Gaza, the Palestinian news agency WAFA said. Earlier, the Ministry of I...

The Sisters of the Rosary, whose convent is attached to central Gaza’s only Catholic church, have decided to stay with those who are unable to leave the area. Speaking to the Catholic charity Ai...

Nicaragua sent a dozen Catholic priests who had been "processed" by judicial authorities to Rome on Wednesday, the government said, the latest action, a critic said, in a government crackdow...