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A professor of religion has claimed that Christians who refuse to wear face masks reflect the spirit of antichrist. Obery M. Hendricks Jr, a visiting research scholar at Columbia University, was speak...

 Four men went on trial on Monday over the murder of an elderly priest who was knifed to death at his altar in a militant attack that rocked France. Father Jacques Hamel was leading morning mass ...

Concern is growing over the control the government is having on churches in Cuba. Seven months ago, the authorities snuffed nationwide protests, detaining several hundred protestors, including Ch...

Closing arguments have been presented in the trial of Päivi Räsänen, a Christian MP from Finland who's been accused of 'hate speech'. The 62 year old politician ran into tro...

There's a renewed call to ensure the freedom of a missing pastor, five years since he was abducted in broad daylight in Malaysia, as part of a military-style operation.  As an Evangelical Fre...

At a trial underway in Sicily, a 28-year-old Italian is seeking justice against a man he accuses of forcing him to perform sex acts before going on to become a priest.   The victim says the alleg...

A Nigerian Catholic priest who was abducted, in an armed raid in southern Kaduna has regained his freedom. Rev Fr Joseph Danjuma Shekari of St Monica’s Catholic Church, Ikulu Parish was abducted...

Father Antonios - the third patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Tawehedo Church - has died whilst under house arrest.  The patriarch had been held captive for 16 years prior to his death on Wednes...

A US nun has been jailed for a year after being found guilty of stealing hundreds of thousands from a Catholic school.  Mary Margaret Kreuper admitted to stealing $835,000 (£614,000) to fin...

A new report has highlighted the poor situation of religious communities in Nepal.  Released by the UK's All-Party Parliamentary Group for International Freedom of Religion or Belief (APPG Fo...

More than 200 historic sex abuse cases have been unearthed following research conducted by a lay committee in Portugal.  The committee has been assembled to investigate sexual abuse within the Po...

The Passion Bible translation has been removed from Bible Gateway, a US site which hosts over 80 English-language Bible translations and study tools.  Bible Getaway parent company Harper Collins ...

A US pastor has been caught in a whirlwind of controversy after criticising women for posting pictures of themselves in "low-cut shirts, bikinis, bras and underwear".  The tweet - writt...

Pope Francis has called for spiritual and physical accompaniment to the elderly and those who are sick. During his weekly audience, the Pope assured the elderly were a "symbol of w...

The U.S government Air Force have been forced to pay roughly $230 million to the survivors of the 2017 tragic mass shooting at a Texas church and family members of the victims. District U.S Court Jude...

A church in the US state of North Carolina has hosted a "scream night" for members to literally scream about their frustrations regarding the Coronavirus pandemic.  The event, organised...

Christian MP Fiona Bruce has handed a petition to Home Secretary Priti Patel, to raise continued concerns about Pakistan Christian girl Maira Shahbaz. Maria, aged just 14 was kidnapped, forced into ma...

Pope Francis said on Wednesday that war in Ukraine would be "madness" and hoped that tensions between that country and Russia could be overcome through multi-lateral dialogue. Speaking at hi...

A New Zealand inquiry on Wednesday heard harrowing accounts from people who were abused as children while they were under the care of the Catholic Church, one of whom said he was shown a corpse in a h...

Church leaders have joined other religious leaders in urging Meta Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg to permanently stop the company's plan for an Instagram version aimed at young users ...