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As astronomers say they've detected chemical compounds on a distant planet that are said to be the “biggest hint of alien life discovered so far", Christian thinkers have been...

The pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship Dr Tony Evans announced his engagement to his fiancé Dr Carla Crummie to his congregation, with family members joining him on stage. The 74-year-ol...

A Catholic group will be allowed to post religious displays along a privately owned “prayer trail” depicting the last day of Jesus's life on earth, after a zoning fight with a local go...

A year-long pilot study into sexual abuse within the Catholic Church in Switzerland has revealed over 1,000 cases since the mid-20th century. Swiss Catholic authorities commissioned the independent st...

An investigation has been launched into the Swiss Bishops' Conference (SBC) following allegations of the mishandling of sexual abuse cases by several of its members. Six bishops were accused of co...

Peter and Laura Toganivalu have announced they're launching a new church in Sydney – the city which is home to Hillsong, the church founded by her father Brian Houston. The couple, who had p...

Pope Francis on Monday blamed accidents at work on excessive profit-seeking and the "idolatry of the market," in a fresh swipe at unbridled capitalism that has led some right-wing critics to...

Christian climate pilgrimages have been taking place across the UK this weekend with the aim of highlighting concern about climate change. The pilgrimages have been designed around points of reflectio...

A Methodist Chapel in North Cornwall is fighting for its survival, having to find thousands of pounds for vital roof repairs - despite being surrounded by multi-million pound homes. The church congreg...

The Catholic Church beatified on Sunday a Polish family of nine, including a new-born baby, who died at the hands of Nazi Germans during World War Two for sheltering a Jewish family from the Holocaust...

Durham Cathedral is inviting the public to show support for victims and survivors of abuse as part of Pillars of Hope, a week of activities which begins on Monday 11 September. To show support, Durham...

A 25 year old seminarian has died in Nigeria after extremists torched his presbytery. The Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) says it happened on Thursday evening when Fulani bandits atta...

Search and rescue teams in Morocco are continuing to look for survivors of Friday's earthquake which has left more than two thousand people dead. Thousands of others have been injured. Premier&rsq...

Tributes are being paid to the Bishop of Woolwich Rt Rev Dr Karowei Dorgu who has died at the age of 65 after a long struggle with his health. In a statement, the Archbishop of Canterbury Most Re...

The Prince and Princess of Wales visited St David's Cathedral on Friday to commemorate the life of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the first anniversary of her death. They took part in a sh...

A Christian journalist who has recently returned from travelling in the Atlas Mountains is urging people to pray for everyone affected by the earthquake in the region. At least 820 people are now know...

Six Quakers were among nine people arrested as they sat in silent protest outside an arms fair in east London yesterday (Friday). Truckloads of military equipment arriving at the ExCel Centr...

A church in Uganda has set a new Guinness World Record for the longest applause. Nearly a thousand members of Phaneroo Ministries church in Kampala clapped for a total of 3 hours 16 minutes,...

Pope Francis playfully pretended to box with Sylvester Stallone during a meeting with the "Rocky" star at the Vatican on Friday. Introduced to Stallone and his family, the Pope said how much...

A Biblical site where Jesus healed a blind man has been unearthed in a new excavation led by the Israel Antiquities Authority, Israel National Parks Authority, and the City of David Foundation. A smal...