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A Ukrainian American pastor is reported to have been abducted in the southern city of Melitopol. About 10 Russian soldiers are said to have arrived at the home of 50 year old Dmitry Bodyu, bishop of t...

A court has ruled that a retired vicar had a ‘lawful excuse’ for a peaceful protest which obstructed a highway as part of climate change action last Summer. 80-year old Rev Sue Parfitt, wa...

Pope Francis led the world's Catholic bishops on Friday (March 25) in praying for peace between Russia and Ukraine, saying the world had forgotten the tragedies of the 20th century and was st...

Truro Cathedral choir has recorded a fundraising anthem for Ukrainian children, to be released on Mothering Sunday. The recording of Ave Maria, by Ukrainian contemporary composer Valentin Silvestrov, ...

Brutalities continue to escalate towards Christian communities in Nigeria. The recent reign of terror inflicted by Boko Haram and Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) is well-documented.&nbsp...

A US missionary has been allegedly kidnapped by Russian forces, according to his family.  Helen Bodyu, the wife of pastor Dmitry Bodyu, told NBC News her husband was taken by a group of eight to ...

The pastor of Hillsong Atlanta - in the US state of Georgia - has decided to step down following a successive stream of scandals hitting the megachurch. "It is with great sadness that I inform yo...

The US Supreme Court has granted a death row inmate the right to have a priest at his side as he is executed.  John Ramirez, who is currently imprisoned in Texas, had his initial request denied b...

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's tour of the Caribbean has been marred by protests calling for independence.  The Prime Minister of Jamaica told the royal couple that the nation intends to...

The wife of megachurch founder Brian Houston has spoken out in support of her husband.  Bobbie Houston took to social media to say she will "forever stand alongside him" amid allegation...

Scot Morrison 'shocked and disappointed' by accusations against friend and mentor Brian Houston Australia's Prime Minister, Scot Morrison has shared his "disappointment and shock&quot...

Founder of Hillsong Brian Houston has resigned as global senior pastor.  In a statement, Hillsong Church has said the board has accepted his resignation and are 'grateful for all that Brian a...

A report published by Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) on freedom of religion or belief (FoRB) in Cuba has found that the number of documented violations increased in 2021 amidst a crackdown on un...

The Patriarch of Moscow is backing Vladimir Putin's claims that Ukraine is not independent.  Patriarch Kirill spoke of those 'who inhabit Russian land' in Ukraine and Belarus during h...

Donald Trump once threatened to blow up Russia's churches, claims Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of New York. The aid appeared on Newsmax  - a right-wing television network - where he shared a b...

A priest in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv says there is an increased need for blood plasma as the conflict nears the end of its fourth week.  Father Mateusz Adamski of Kyiv-Zhytomyr Diocese, which c...

The current global leader of Hillsong church has referenced Brian Houston's misconduct allegations during his Sunday sermon.  Last week, Hillsong Church issued a formal apology after allegati...

A pastor from a church in Poland has told Premier how he and other fellow pastors in the country are helping refugees who have fled from Ukraine.  Tomasz Adler from Church of God in Krakow said t...

The CEO of the global prayer movement 24-7 Prayer International has been asked to step down from his role.  It's after a four-month-long investigation concluded that Mike Andrea's behavio...

A school in Australia warned staff that they may lose their jobs if they admit to being homosexual.  Citipointe - a Christian school in Queensland - was already in hot water after sparking intern...