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A Church in Cuba has been demolished by government officials and its Reverend threatened with seven years imprisonment for speaking publicly.  The Strong Winds Ministry Church in Las Tunas, eastern ...

A Christian anti-persecution charity has received reports that government officials in Cuba have issued an order to demolish all churches in one city Christian Solidarity Worldwide says authoritie...

The Cuban government has told a church that it is going to review an order from local authorities to confiscate church property. Officials took property from Maranatha First Baptist Church, in Holgui...

Pope Francis has met the Cuban President Raul Castro at the Vatican. Mr Castro is said to have wanted to visit the pontiff to thank him for his work restoring relations between Cuba and the United St...

A pastor in Cuba is set to testify about ongoing violations of freedom of religion or belief at a hearing by US House of Representatives on Friday. The Baptist pastor and religious freedom activist, ...

A pastor in Cuba is waiting to hear the outcome of his appeal against a sentence of one year under house arrest.  Rev Juan Carlos Núñez Velázquez, from eastern Cuba, was found guilty last month o...

A north Cumbrian church has been identified as being on the site of the first ever recorded settlement of African people in Britain. It follows the discovery in 1934 of a stone in Beaumont which reco...

A church group in India have issued instructions to parish priests and councils to ensure that new churches are built without overly lavish luxuries.  The New Indian Express reported that the Syro M...

Cyclone Idai, one of the most intense tropical cyclones to hit Africa, has left its mark six months on, with 77,000 people still in displacement camps. The storm hit Mozambique, on the south eastern ...

The Cypriot Interior Minister has said the country would prefer it if the 300 refugees it is willing to take in are Christians.  Socratis Hasikos was speaking as hundreds of thousands of refugees fl...

A ten billion Euro bailout has been agreed following marathon talks in Brussels. High savers in Cyprus will pay for the country's financial rescue. A ten billion Euro bailout has been agreed followin...

The Roman Catholic Church in the Czech Republic has offered its help to the government to accept in Christian migrants who've fled persecution. The Czech Bishops' Conference (CBK) agreed to call upon...

The Church of England's governing body is due to hold a vote on a bishops' report saying marriage and sexuality should be between a man and a woman only. Although the vote is non-binding, the upcomin...

A painting by Leonardo Da Vinci of Jesus is being sold after its Russian owner faces a $605 million divorce bill. It was once bought for £45 in 1958. Russian businessman and investor, Dmitry Rybolov...

The pastor of one of Dallas' biggest African-American churches has said the nation is at a "tipping point" when it comes to race relations. Revd Bryan Carter, from Concord Baptist Church which regula...

A video of two American priests dancing has received hundreds of thousands of hits. One of the two dancing priests who became an overnight internet sensation says he wants to perform for Pope.Fr Davi...

Dancing and singing enlivened St Peter's Basilica on Sunday as Pope Francis celebrated a special Mass for Catholics from the violence-wracked African nation of The whoops of joy from the Congolese a...

A priest from Spain who dances in the aisles of his church has gone viral after videos of his moves were posted online. Father Pepe from Nuestra Señora del Carmen church in Malaga has brought many C...

null A Christian contestant on the US show Dancing With The Stars has opened up about why she refused to dance to Jannelle Monae's "Make Me Feel" on last week's episode.According to US Weekly, retire...

Irish singer Daniel O'Donnell surprised his niece with a "Catholic flash mob" at her wedding ceremony. Friends and family members of bride Patricia Doogan brought her to tears as, one by one, they jo...