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A stampede at a church gathering in Liberia's capital Monrovia killed 29 people overnight, the deputy information minister told state radio on Thursday. The incident occurred during an all-night C...

Former Pope Benedict XVI failed to take action against clerics in four cases of alleged sexual abuse in his archdiocese when he was Archbishop of Munich, a report found on Thursday. Munich law firm We...

Religious freedom charity Open Doors has revealed how the emboldening of Islamic extremists has led to a rise in global Christian persecution. The annual World Watch List, which records the top 50 cou...

Afghanistan is now the most dangerous place in the world to be a Christian, according to a new report. Christian charity Open Doors has ranked the Muslim country at the top of its 2022 World Watch Lis...

Persecution charity Open Doors has warned that more Christians around the world are suffering for their faith than ever before.  Latest figures reveal that over 360 million Christians now experie...

The Supreme Court will debate whether Boston may stop a Christian Flag from flying over City Hall. For years, the city of Boston rotates dozens of flags on a pole outside City Hall, some flags have ce...

Research has found that almost two million children in the UK are living in deep poverty. The Joseph Rowntree Foundation has found an increase of almost half a million people experiencing poverty in t...

Pope Francis and the Archbishops of Canterbury and York are among church leaders encouraging people to get involved with the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.  Resources for the week, whic...

A pastor in the United States has apologised after he received backlash for rubbing saliva in his brother’s eyes during a sermon. Mike Todd was trying to explain how difficult it is to...

A pastor in the US state of Oklahoma has gone viral after spitting on his hands and rubbing it in the face of a churchgoer during a sermon on Sunday. Leader of Transformation Church, Pastor Michael To...

Christian Aid is warning Westminster against making new restrictions on peaceful protests, ahead of today's Police, Crime and Sentencing Bill vote. On Monday the House of Lords will conclude its d...

The Red Cross says the Pacific Island of Tonga has been cut off from the rest of the world after an enormous volcanic eruption and subsequent tsunami hit the country on Saturday. All communication lin...

Pope Francis has congratulated the reporter who caught him visiting old friends who run a Rome record shop this week, joking that it was his "bad luck" that the news got out. The visit on Tu...

The Office of the Serbian Orthodox Bishop of Australia and New Zealand has issued a statement condemning Australia’s decision to deport tennis star Novak Djokovic over his Covid-19 vaccination s...

A member of the Finnish Parliament has called police interrogations a “privilege” as she stands trial for tweeting a Bible verse on homosexuality, later this month. Päivi Räs&aum...

The granddaughter of the late evangelist Billy Graham, Rachel-Ruth Lotz, has been discharged from hospital after suffering two heart attacks for unknown reasons. Together with a picture of Rachel-Ruth...

A leader of the right-wing Proud Boys group, Enrique Tarrio, was released from jail on Friday after serving four months and a week for burning a Black Lives Matter banner at a historic African America...

Australian megachurch Hillsong has avoided being fined by police over a potential breach of Covid rules during a three-day youth camp in New South Wales on Friday. Videos and pictures emerged of ...

Spain's Catholic Church is to set up local commissions to hear complaints from victims of abuse after holding talks with Pope Francis on Friday about allegations over eight decades detailed in a S...

Three priests from the Diocese of Southwark have resigned as honorary canons of a Ghanaian cathedral in response to the Ghanaian bishops’ apparent support for criminalisation of L...