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Discussions have gotten underway as to whether there could be a sequel to The Passion of the Christ.  The film, directed by Mel Gibson and screenwriter Randall Wallace, tells the story of Jesus....

Finding Biblical figures and saints is the challenge posed to users of a new Catholic mobile game which echoes the popular Pokémon Go app. Rather than pursuing Japanese monsters, players of Fol...

Poland has introduced a number of random border controls to ensure security ahead of Pope Francis' visit and a NATO summit in Warsaw.  The pontiff is attending World Youth Day events, a worldwid...

Police are investigating after what was described as a "racist stunt" took place at a church in Australia. Anti-Islam protesters stormed Gosford Anglican Church in response to the church's pro-immigr...

The vice-president of Nigeria has called on Christian leaders in the country to ignore claims of an "Islamic agenda" and instead focus on a "Christian agenda". Yemi Osinbajo addressed attendees ...

Items with crosses on them are being confiscated across North Korea as the secretive state begins its latest crackdown on Christianity. The dictatorship has banned crucifixes and crosses, according t...

North Korea has topped a new ranking of countries where persecution against Christians is worst for the 16th consecutive year. Releasing its latest World Watch List, Open Doors said it believes 70,00...

A robot has been introduced as a priest in a Buddhist temple in Japan, with one Catholic theologian suggesting they could work in churches too. The robot Mindar can recite a pre-programmed sermon but...

An Italian-born nun who confronted notorious outlaw and a folk hero Billy the Kid has been put on a path to possible sainthood. The case for Sister Blandina Segale's canonisation has been presented b...

A former adviser to the US President has said he effectively told Barack Obama not to support gay marriage in 2008, despite the future president being in favour In a new book, "Believer: My Forty...

US President Barak Obama is being urged to raise the issue of religious freedom as he prepares to attend the G20 meeting of global leaders in China.  The rights of religious groups, particularly ...

United States President Barack Obama will tonight attend the funeral of a pastor who was one of nine people shot dead at a black majority church. The president and his wife, First Lady Michelle, will ...

Evangelist Franklin Graham has hit out those who continue to criticise US President Donald Trump, claiming their opposition is 'almost demonic'. The son of the late Billy Graham was speaking o...

Oprah Winfrey shocked fans as a guest on a US daytime talk show by singing the hymn 'I surrender all'. The billionaire megastar opened up in an interview on the Harry Connick Jr show about pra...

Oscar Pistorius has been regularly leading Bible studies and prayer meetings behind bars since he was jailed in South Africa for murdering his girlfriend, the P The 32-year-old has convinced inmates ...

An extremist Muslim group in Pakistan is demanding the immediate execution of a Christian woman on death row. Small groups from the Sunni Tehrik movement held demonstrations in different Pakistani ci...

Pakistani Christians impacted by the suicide bombing in Lahore last Easter have said that it is still difficult to come to terms with what their families have b This week marks the one year anniversa...

A pastor spared the death penalty in Iran after being charged with abandoning Islam is once again facing arrest. Yousef Nadarkhani has now been charged with "acting against national security", Zionis...

US pastor Andrew Brunson, recently freed after nearly two years of detention in Turkey, asked God for "supernatural wisdom" for President Donald Trump and the p President Trump invited Mr Br...

A pastor and three members of his congregation have been arrested by police in China after protesting against the forced removal of a cross from their church's Pastor Li Juncai was charged with "dis...