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Pope Francis has dismissed Bishop Joseph E. Strickland of Tyler, Texas, one of his fiercest critics among U.S. Catholic conservatives, a Vatican statement said on Saturday. It is very rare for a Roman...

As the Israeli military pushes deeper into Gaza City in its battle to obliterate Hamas, there are fears that the Christian presence there could disappear altogether. Increasing numbers of Ga...

The Church of England has seen a marked increase in people attending weekly services but that number remains significantly down on pre-pandemic levels. The stats for 2022 have just been published show...

Multi award winning rapper Sean Combs has said God told him to get back to music. The 54-year-old, formerly known as Puff Daddy and later P Diddy, is a guest on this week's The Graham Norton Show ...

The Head of the Christian Medical Fellowship has praised the "humanity" of Mr. Justice Robert Peel's judgment, preventing critically ill baby Indi Gregory from leaving Nottingham fo...

Matt Damon is the latest celebrity to back a campaign to stop a New York church in need of major repairs from being demolished. The Hollywood actor will be part of an upcoming performance which serves...

Thirteen days after his kidnap, the father of Liverpool footballer Luiz Díaz has been released unharmed by his kidnappers.  Luis Manuel Díaz was handed over to United Nati...

A former Met Police Superintendent has called Suella Braverman "dangerous" and claims she is "trying to set up the Met's comissioner and the police service to fail&qu...

A charity which partners with churches to transform the lives of children and teenagers through God’s love, says it fears a culture of violent crime is becoming the norm for many young people. S...

Transgender people can be godparents at Roman Catholic baptisms, witnesses at religious weddings and receive baptism themselves, the Vatican's doctrinal office said on Wednesday, responding to que...

Every minute, enough plastic waste to cover a football pitch is openly dumped or burnt in Sub Saharan Africa.  That's the finding in new analysis by relief agency Tearfund.  The charity ...

A new study has revealed that Christianity is continuing to spread across the globe despite believers facing extreme persecution for their faith. The 2023 “Persecutors of the Year” report ...

A Christian woman, sexually assaulted by a group of men during the ongoing attacks in Manipur, India has shared how the events have left her struggling with shame and fear. Three women were attac...

A fresh eruption of fighting in northern Ethiopia has raised concerns among residents about the safety of rock-hewn churches in the town of Lalibela dating back to the 12th and 13th centuries. Fano mi...

Jordan's Council of Churches has called off Christmas festivities to stand in solidarity with the people of Gaza as the humanitarian crisis there continues to escalate. The council announced on 5t...

A Catholic church in Brooklyn has been ordered to have its altar re-blessed after a popstar was given permission to film a provocative music video in front of it. The Annunciation of the Blessed Virgi...

The Italian government has given Italian citizenship to 8-month old Indi Gregory, as her family's lawyers make an urgent application to the High Court to prevent NHS doctors removing her life...

A pastor and mayor in Alabama has been found dead by suicide after a news outlet shared photos of his transgender alter ego found online. The report exposed the 49-year-old’s “secret life&...

As the violence in the Holy Land continues to escalate, Israel says it has cut the Gaza Strip in two, hitting 450 targets in the last day, in its attempt to flush Hamas out of the region. Thousands of...

The charity Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) is warning that churches and Christian institutions in Sudan may face further attacks after the country’s largest church was completely destroyed...