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A movie inspired by the best-selling Christian single of all time has opened in US cinemas. I Can Only Imagine tells the emotional backstory of the song with the same name by Christian rock band Merc...

The story of Ecce Homo are being turned into a comic opera as well as a film.  The painting became famous after a Spanish woman in her 80s worked to restore a 5th century fresco of Jesus pa...

Plans to shoot the remake of the Bible influenced epic Ben Hur at Circus Maximus, Rome's ancient chariot racing grounds have been ruled out. According to the Guardian, the decision to forbid the film...

A Christian advocacy group is calling us to pray, as Pakistan's Supreme Court prepares to hear the final appeal of a Christian woman on death row. Asia Bibi was sentenced to death under Pakistan's bl...

There's a final push for funding to finish renovations on the church commemorating where it's believed Jesus was born in Palestine. The Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem is a famous heritage a...

The financial administrator of a church in Ondo State, Nigeria has been shot dead. Local reports indicate Gabriel Kola Abiodun was killed on Thursday morning by gunmen suspected to be armed robbers a...

Nigeria's vice president-elect has said it is his new government's "priority" to find the missing Chibok school girls, who were kidnapped from their school in n Vice President-elect Oluyemi Osinbajo ...

A Finnish Christian MP faced a police interrogation on Friday as part of an investigation launched against her after she posted a Bible verse aimed at Finland's Democratic MP Päivi Räsänen was que...

A Christian Finnish MP is under investigation for criticising the Church for being an official partner of Helsinki Pride. Democratic MP Päivi Räsänen criticised the Evangelical Lutheran Church of ...

Human rights violations must be raised at the Singapore summit, says Christian politician. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are due to meet overnight UK time on Monday and a...

The survival of scores of Bibles following a major fire at a church has left firefighters amazed. Crews said "everything" inside Freedom Ministries Church in Grandview, West Viriginia ought to have b...

A fire has gutted an Orthodox church in New York just hours after worshippers left an Easter service there. Flames struck the Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of Saint Sava on Broadway at around 7pm on Sun...

Fire fighters in France are tackling a huge blaze at a 19th century basilica. Hundreds of worshippers had to flee morning Mass at Saint Donatien in the city of Nantes as the flames took hold.Revd Ben...

It is being reported that dozens of Palestinians have thrown fire bombs at a West Bank site revered by some Jews as the tomb of Biblical patriarch Joseph. Palestinian security forces put out the blaz...

The first ever Anglican choral evensong has been celebrated in St Peter's Basilica in Rome. The service featured an address, prayers and songs from the choir of Merton College, Oxford.It marks closen...

A new children's Bible is aimed at helping tens of thousands of indigenous youngsters in New Zealand read God's Word in their native language. Taku Paipera is the first children's Bible in the Maori ...

Beijing has made an agreement with the Pope to ordain the first Chinese bishop under a new deal to encourage good relations.  Priests and bishops in China need to be approved by the state a...

The Anglican Church of Canada has elected a female archbishop for the first time. The Church's provincial Electoral College selected Melissa Skelton out of three bishops to assume the church's highes...

Cuba's Catholics are to build their first ever church in the communist country since the revolution in 1959. The buidling in Santiago will be constructed as part of a major religious recycling projec...

Canada has elected its first openly gay Anglican bishop to its third-largest church.  Rev Canon Kevin Robertson says he is "overwhelmed" with the appointment.Mr Robertson has two children with h...