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New research by Church Action on Poverty has found people who use a network of church-run food pantries in the UK are saving up to £1,000 a year on groceries. Around 35,000 people use the pantri...

The former chair of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA), Professor Alexis Jay, is to develop proposals for a fully independent structure to provide scrutiny of safeguarding in the ...

There is a call for an Egyptian Christian human rights defender to be given a pardon after being jailed for allegedly "spreading fake news". Patrick George Zaki was sentenced to three years ...

A Christian financial commentator says the Bank of England and government are too reactive and should be “more considered” over the economy. Arwyn Bailey was speaking after figures showed ...

Churches across Europe are looking at how to best support communities struggling in extreme temperatures. The UN weather agency claims temperatures in parts of Spain and Italy this week may break the ...

The Chosen – an award-winning television show about the life and ministry of Jesus Christ – has been given permission to continue filming as strikes rattle Hollywood. This weekend, Hollywo...

Christian churches and charities say the government’s Illegal Migration Bill is ‘senselessly cruel’ and will have a ‘devastating impact’ on lives. Almost 300 civil societ...

Tributes are being paid to Stuart Epperson, an evangelical Christian and pioneer of Christian radio in the United States. Epperson, who was 86, founded Salem Communications, now Salem Media Group in 1...

Italian Cardinal Matteo Zuppi, tasked by Pope Francis to help bring peace to Ukraine, was heading to Washington on Monday to meet U.S. officials as a follow up to his talks in Kyiv and Moscow, the Vat...

An Anglican priest on the island of Tenerife made the tough decision that her church service would go ahead, despite record temperatures and a forest fire which threatened her own home. Rev ...

Russia on Saturday demanded the immediate release of a senior Orthodox cleric detained in Kyiv on suspicion of inflaming religious hatred and justifying Russia's invasion of Ukraine. A Kyiv court ...

Christians are being urged to pray for a Catholic priest who was left in critical condition after being attacked with a machete on church grounds. The incident occurred at St John the Evangelist Catho...

The Vatican and Vietnam are due to take a major step towards improving their long strained relations by finalising a deal in which Hanoi will allow the Holy See to have a resident representative in th...

Pope Francis has approved a new bishop of Shanghai as the Vatican chided China for transferring him there without consultation, in violation of bi-lateral accords. A Vatican statement on Saturday said...

A Kyiv court on Friday ordered pre-trial detention for a senior cleric of a branch of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church with historic links to Moscow on suspicion of sympathising with Russia's invasio...

More than 160 faith leaders worldwide have written a letter to European Union lawmakers urging them to establish a robust legal framework that ensures companies are held accountable for environmental ...

A review of all faith-based programming in Alaska’s Department of Corrections has led to an interim ban on the use of alcoholic communion wine in the state’s prisons. As Catholic doctrine ...

A Finnish politician at the centre of a four year legal battle after tweeting a Bible verse says she would do it all again. Päivi Räsänen is a member of the Christian Democrats, and was...

The first timber truss has been lifted into place at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris. The iconic building is being lovingly restored after it was partially destroyed by fire in 2019. Eight oak trees wer...

A Christian nurse has spoken of her “joy” after escaping perilous danger in Pakistan over blasphemy charges, and starting her new life in North America. Tabitha Nazir Gill, aged 32, made h...