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The son of evangelist preacher Billy Graham has praised jailed Kentucky court clerk Kim Davis for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. Franklin Graham has also supported suggestions th...

Osama bin Laden had files with detailed information about Church of England bishops at his compound in Pakistan, new files released by the US have shown. The former al-Qaeda leader was killed by US N...

A high school student has injected himself with a DNA sequence based on passages from the Bible, in a potentially highly dangerous experiment. Ignoring official guidance, Adrien Locatelli used the fi...

The Anglican Bishop of Yirol, Simon Adut Yuang, is one of at least 19 people who were killed in plane crash on Sunday. The overloaded commercial plane crashed into a lake in Yirol.The 19-seater comme...

An American bishop and a Christian peer have avoided being attacked by Islamist militants by minutes. Baroness Cox and Bishop Stewart Ruch were in Nigeria's Jos State on Monday 14th November to meet ...

His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, has received the highest honour for exceptional services to the c The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin W...

The leader of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the UK has been named as the new president of the Bible Society. Bishop Angaelos will take over from former Bishop of London at the charity which works in ...

His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom has spoken out about Christian persecution around the wo His address, 'Christians in the Middle...

The head of the Coptic Church in the UK has welcomed the promise of justice for a Christian pensioner who was stripped naked and left in the street in Egypt. But Bishop Angaelos has said President Ab...

There has been an 'exponential rise in attacks against Christians' in Egypt, the leader of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom has warned. Bishop Angaelos said the northern African natio...

A South Sudanese bishop says Pope Francis plans to visit the country this October, if the security situation doesn't get worse. Bishop Erkolano Tombe, who serves in the city of Yei, told Reuters the ...

The Bishop of Swansea and Brecon has given his backing to a campaign to help improve standards of childbirth in poor countries. Bishop John Davies said "no woman today should have to give birth in a ...

A former bishop has urged against a fixed date for Easter, saying it would detract from the celebration's origins in the Passover. Rt Revd Michael Nazir-Ali's speaking after the Archbishop of Canterb...

Pope Francis has forced a bishop in Paraguay to stand down in relation to Vatican's "serious pastoral concerns." Bishop Rogelio Ricardo Livieres Plano has been criticised for appointing a priest...

A French bishop has banned members of his Catholic church from attending funerals that are held in secular sites. In a letter to Grenoble parishes in the southeastern French city, Bishop Guy de Kerim...

The Bishop of Clifton has called for an end to the targeting of civilians in the conflict in Syria, particularly in East Aleppo. Declan Lang, who also speaks on international affairs on behalf of the...

An Anglican bishop has appealed for international assistance in dealing with the humanitarian crisis across East Africa. Speaking to the charity Tearfund, Bishop of Twic East, Rt Rev Ezekiel Diing Aj...

An American Episcopal bishop accused of manslaughter has resigned and been told she is no longer a priest.   Heather Cook has been charged with vehicular manslaughter following the death of a cy...

A bishop in the Australian city of Sydney has claimed he suffered sexual abuse as an adult at the hands of another Catholic bishop. Vincent Long Van Nguyen told a royal commission into institutional ...

A Church of England bishop has suggested it will be "impossible" for the government to meet its target of taking in half of the children from the Calais 'jungle Bishop Peter Hill of Barking has been ...