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 A book from Egypt that was written at the dawn of Christianity and is considered one of the oldest books in existence will go up for auction in June in London. The Crosby-Schoyen Codex - written...

A Christian missionary in Taiwan has pleaded for prayers after the country experienced the worst earthquake it’s had in 25 years. Some buildings tilted at precarious angles in the mountainous co...

The Bishop of Winchester is among UK Parliamentarians and Christians who are warning of a clampdown on democracy in Nicaragua. The Nicaragua Inquiry included leading parliamentarians working on human ...

An armed gang has attacked a seminary in Haiti’s capital, Port-au-Prince. It happened on Easter Monday and staff were forced to hide for six hours while the premises were ransacked. The gunmen d...

Pope Francis has called for the global abolition of laws that discriminate against women, emphasising the need for societies to recognise and uphold women's human rights. In his prayer intention f...

Pope Francis on Wednesday issued a fresh appeal for peace in Gaza and Ukraine, deploring the killing of aid workers in an Israeli airstrike and paying tribute to a Ukrainian soldier who died in t...

Multiple religious freedom advocates and religious broadcasters in the US have shown their support for lawsuit challenging discrimination in the industry. They have rallied behind the National Religio...

In India, the Christian community is facing an escalating threat, with 161 incidents of discrimination and persecution reported within the first 75 days of 2024. This trend, documented by the United C...

 Pope Francis found an ally in his predecessor Benedict XVI when he spoke in favour of civil partnerships for same-sex couples, the pontiff said in a new book published in Spain on Tuesday. Franc...

Tammy Peterson, wife of renowned Canadian author and psychologist Jordan Peterson, has converted to Catholicism, attributing her recovery from terminal cancer to the power of praying the rosary and ot...

Police in the US state of Tennessee are investigating after a trailer containing hundreds of burnt Bibles was left outside a church on Easter Sunday. The Wilson County Sheriff's Office said the tr...

Easter Sunday is among the highest-attended services for most churches in the United States, according to a new report. LifeWay Research has found that 90 per cent of surveyed Protestant pastors ident...

Pope Francis called for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza and the release of all Israeli hostages in an Easter Sunday address that marked the most important day on the Christian calendar by  deplori...

An animal rights group has launched a petition urging the Vatican to condemn bullfighting. Organised by PETA, the petition has garnered over 52,000 signatures so far. They believe that because bullfig...

Easter commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. It symbolises hope, renewal, and the triumph of life over death. For believers, it represents the promise of salvation and eternal l...

An Italian artist, who recently stirred controversy with a painting depicting Jesus that some deemed "blasphemous," has been stabbed in the neck. The attack occurred at the Museo Diocesano i...

Cuban Roman Catholics held public processions across the Communist-run country on Friday to mark Good Friday, but there was at least one exception in Havana where 150 of the faithful were relegated to...

The bishop who delivered the sermon at Prince Harry and Meghan's wedding has shared the Bible verse that has been a source of comfort for him during his recent health challenges. The Presiding Bis...

Catholic devotees were nailed to crosses in sweltering heat north of the Philippines capital Manila on Good Friday in a re-enactment of Jesus Christ's crucifixion. Around 20,000 Filipino and forei...

Christians are being urged to pray for the families of 45 people who have lost their lives in a bus crash in South Africa. The group was en route from Botswana to attend an Easter conference hosted by...