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The Christian founder of a disability centre in Uganda has told Premier that disability is a "special gift from God." David Clemmy, the founder of Kitega Community Centre, in Uganda - a Christian org...

A disabled Pakistani Christian man sentenced to death for blasphemy has said police tortured him into confessing. Shafqat Emmanuel Masih, 46, and his wife Shagufta Kausar, 43, are both jailed awaitin...

A 1,500-year-old Byzantine church has been uncovered near Jerusalem, Israel by archaeologists. After three years of excavations, the Israel Antiquities Authority believes that it was a site of pilgri...

Cardinal Bernard Law, the disgraced former archbishop of Boston, has died at the age of 86, an official with the Catholic Church said. He had recently been hospitalised in Rome after falling ill.Law ...

A pair of influential religious leaders in Russia have been criticised after promoting Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).  The Christian and Muslim leader suggested it could help reduced 'sexual p...

Women who 'do not obey men' have themselves to blame for any domestic abuse committed against them, a Spanish archbishop has claimed. Braulio Rodriguez, who is the Archbishop of Toledo, has faced a b...

Two years after an ISIS linked militant group stormed the Philippine city of Marawi, displaced Christians are still living in temporary shelters. On 23rd May 2017 hundreds of Islamic militants b...

A Russian Orthodox priest who was defrocked for ignoring a ban on clergy running for elections has died at the age of 80. Gleb Yakunin denounced the persecution of believers and spent several years i...

Hundreds of Catholic Church leaders are gathering in Rome to discuss family life. The Synod of Bishops on the Family runs until 19th October and will host 253 bishops and cardinals from acr...

The leaders of both of Australia's major political parties agreed that gays do not go to hell because of their sexual orientation, as Christian beliefs rose to The country's prime minister Scott Mor...

Archbishop Justin and new Anglican Primate of Australia issue joint statement on the crisis. The International Community has a responsibility to document the human rights abuses being carried out in ...

The star of the US series "Dog the Bounty Hunter" has shared the Bible verse he wants to hear about when he is close to death. Speaking in an emotional interview with television show Entertainment To...

The country singer, 73, has been nominated at the upcoming 2020 Grammy Awards for her recent work in the Christian music genre. Parton is up for best She told People magazine: "I've done s...

American country music legend, Dolly Parton, has opened up about a tough time in her life and how God helped her through it. In an interview with the Daily Mail about her new book, 'Dolly on Dolly, I...

A top Vatican official has said the Catholic Church must try harder to make everyone feel welcome in church regardless of their marital status or sexuality. The secretary-general of the Italian bisho...

Anti- persecution charity Open Doors has warned Christians to not be fooled by North Korea's attempt to show a friendly face to the world during the Winter Olym The charity's statement comes after th...

The anti-persecution charity Release International has said Christians in North Korea won't pray for Kim Jung-Un to be removed from power and they have urged ot The charity said it can be tempting to...

The Catholic Church in Mexico has accused the country's government of adopting an attitude of fear over Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal immigrants, labellin The accusation was made in an editoria...

An extremist group linked to so-called Islamic State (IS) has issued a threat of "attacks" against Pope Francis. Members of the English-speaking group al-Abd al-Faqir group released several images th...

The Pope had told young people not to waste time online, on their phones or watching TV and instead take part in less 'futile' things. Francis was speaking to 50,000 German altar servers who had come...