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A Baptist pastor who works with the vulnerable in Argentina has literally dodged a bullet. Marcelo Nieva from Río Tercero, Cordoba Province, was shot at multiple times, along with church member Dani...

The president of Argentina has cancelled a planned trip to the Vatican next month after fracturing her ankle. Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was due to meet Pope Francis along with her Chilean count...

A number of churches in Arizona are offering refuge to migrants in the region after a crackdown was launched to deport people who entered the United States ille The Department of Homeland Security ha...

A group of physics students are claiming they've proved Noah's Ark would have floated with all the animals on board. A group of physics students are claiming they've proved Noah's Ark would have floa...

Northern Ireland First Minister and Christian Arlene Foster has vowed to meet Pope Francis during an expected trip to the region. Arlene Foster's welcome (the politician, above) has paved the way for...

An American pastor in Paris has told Premier that having armed guards in the French capital keeps reminding them the city is at war. Robert Baxter, pastor of the Good Shepard Church by the Stade de F...

A renowned Armenian Catholic Patriarch has died in Lebanon. Nerses Bedros XIX was widely known for serving the Armenian community and promoting the interests of local people.He was ordained as a prie...

Pope Francis has described the killings of up to 1.5 million Armenians by the Ottoman Empire as "genocide", in a move that has enraged Turkey. The country, formally the main part of the Ottoman Empir...

Nigerian police have made an arrest after hundreds of Muslim extremists ransacked a church in the country. According to the Vicar-General of St Phillip's Parish in Baki Iku near the capital city Abuj...

A man has been arrested after a woman was killed in a retirement home for Catholic missionaries in southern France after a vast manhunt, authorities said. On Friday police arrested a suspect followin...

Indian police have arrested a suspect accused of making a death threat against Cardinal Telesphore Toppo of Ranchi, in the north east of the country. Cardinal Toppo received a letter demanding the pa...

It's thought a recently arrested Chinese bishop may have been taken to a labour camp. Bishop Peter Shao Zhumin was set to succeed Bishop Vincent Zhu Weifang after his recent death in the western city...

Two people have been arrested by police in India in connection with the gang rape of an elderly nun at a school and convent. The woman in her 70s was seriously injured in the attack at the Convent of...

Sudanese authorities have reportedly arrested 37 Christians while they prayed inside Khartoum Bahri Evangelical Church, as the building was being demolished, sp Police and security officers are said ...

Italian police have arrested four people suspected of plotting an attack on the Vatican in Rome.  Reports suggest that a man named Abderrahim Moutahrrick, a Morrocan living in Italy, had been to...

An African American church in Mississippi was set on fire on Tuesday night in an apparent political motivated crime.  Graffiti reading "Vote Trump" was also sprayed on the side of Hopewell MB Ch...

Two churches in Pakistan have been attacked by arsonists amid increasing violence against Christians. New Apostolic church in Batth village, 80km away from Lahore, was targeted on January 6 after a n...

Up to 30 fire fighters tackled a blaze ignited by arsonists at a Syrian Orthodox church in Sweden. Saint Mary Syrian Orthodox Church in the Swedish city of Norrköping was made entirely of&...

Artefacts from one of the most important abbeys destroyed by Henry VIII have gone on display for the first time in nearly 500 years in a new museum. Rievaulx Abbey, near Helmsley in North Yorkshire, ...

The Cuban government has withdrawn permission for the Catholic Church to hold public activities for National Youth Day - an event in which the Pope encourages y Father Jorge Luis Pérez of the Havana...