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Pope Francis' 2nd-7th July trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan has been indefinitely postponed because of the 85-year-old pontiff's knee ailment, the Vatican sai...

Holly Marie Clouse' has been found alive 40 years after she was left at an Arizona church by two 'nomadic religious cult' members wearing white robes. Her parents - newlyweds at the time- ...

Nigerian authorities suspect the insurgent group Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) carried out a massacre in a Catholic church on Sunday in which 40 people were killed, Interior Minister Ogbe...

A South American megachurch says it's standing by its leader,  Naasón Joaquín García, who has been jailed for 16 years and eight months in the United States for sexually ...

Theresa Ogbu took two of her five children to mass on Sunday to celebrate Pentecost, a joyful occasion for a devout Catholic, but the boys came home without a mother. Ogbu, 51, was shot in the head as...

Russia's Orthodox Church has ousted its second most powerful bishop from his role in charge of foreign relations and sent him to Budapest, an abrupt decision indicating discord at the top of the M...

Christian charities and human rights defenders across the world have expressed anger and disappointment claiming the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights failed to condemn violations of human rights ...

A group of American baseball players have declined to wear customized uniforms for the annual LGBT pride night, stating the celebration conflicts with their Christian faith. The Tampa Bay Rays held an...

A church in the US city of Chicago has just finished a five week series of sermons based on Dolly Parton's faith. The Rev. Britt Cox, lead pastor at the Church of the Three Crosses in Chicago'...

Survivors of an attack by unknown assailants on a Catholic church in Nigeria lay weeping and writhing in pain at a local hospital on Monday after suffering what a doctor described as lacerat...

The Helsinki Court of Appeals in Finland has accepted the complaint of the Finnish state prosecutor and will reopen the case against Christian Finnish MP Päivi Räsänen and Bishop Pohjol...

Gunmen attacked a Catholic church in southwest Nigeria during mass on Sunday, killing at least 50 people including women and children, according to a hospital doctor and media reports. The g...

Pope Francis said on Saturday he would meet soon with Ukrainian officials to discuss the possibility of a visit to their country. Francis disclosed the coming meeting in a question-and-answer session ...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has paid tribute to the Queen, her strong Christian faith and her role as Supreme Governor of the Church of England. In a video posted online to mark Pentecost Sunday, Mos...

Prayers of thanksgiving are being said across Ireland for the largest ever consultation to take place in the Catholic Church. The consultation is part of the Synodal Pathway process of renewal which t...

The Ukraine President Volodomyr Zelensky has accused Russian artillery of shelling an early 17th Century Orthodox monastery in the east of the country. Video footage shows the wooden Svyatohirsk Lavra...

A key conference on Christian persecution is being held this week in Cornwall.  Charities including CSW, Aid to the Church in Need, HART (Humanitarian Aid Relief Trust) and Release International ...

  India, China and Hong Kong are among countries which have hit back at the United States' International Religious Freedom Report. The 2021 report, which was published in full this week, desc...

As celebrations for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee are held across the UK, the British Consulate in Jerusalem is marking the Queen’s reign and her faith with a special event.  Diane Corne...

The head of a Mexico-based evangelical megachurch that claims about 5 million followers worldwide pleaded guilty on Friday to felony counts of sexually abusing three children, California state pr...