News by email Donate

Suggestions

Top Stories

Most Read

Popular Videos

There are renewed questions regarding the current status of Patriarch Antonios of the Eritrean Orthodox Church, after he failed to deliver the traditional telev Geez New Year is marked by the Eritrea...

A prominent civic leader in Essex has accused the county council of censoring Christian artwork in a public library. Sir Bob Russell, the town's High Steward, was speaking after the council decided t...

The 2019 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in recognition of his peace efforts with Eritrea. The evangelical PM facilitated a peace agreement with neighbouring...

A bishop in Ethiopia has been expressing his horror after a church compound was looted and razed to the ground. Speaking to charity Aid to the Church in Need, Bishop Abraham Desta described how Gighe...

A study has found that Orthodox Ethiopians have much higher levels of religious commitment than Orthodox Christians in Central and Eastern Europe. Data from the Pew Research Center revealed that near...

An Ethiopian police officer has been arrested, sacked and forced to relocate after talking about his faith with colleagues. The 25-year-old man (given the protective alias Adane) was reported to the ...

Three teenage girls in Ethiopia have been detained for two weeks after handing out books about the Christian faith, according to World Watch Monitor working in The school girls were arrested east of...

The Pope has called for "much broader involvement" for European countries as migrants flee home countries. The Independent has reported that since Italy ended search-and-rescue missions, known as Mar...

The European Union has said the renewal of a trade deal with Pakistan will be dependent on the release of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman on death row. Asia Bibi was sentenced to death for blasphemy in ...

Church of England congregations in continental Europe are facing a drop in disposable income, under a new shake-up of finances and staffing. The Diocese of Europe warned a reliance on reserve funds i...

European church leaders have called for better "safe and legal" routes into Europe for refugees during a meeting in Brussels. The Conference of European Churches (CEC) and the Commission of Bishops' ...

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that employers can ban workers from wearing religious symbols at work.  Workplaces that prohibit the wearing of visible political, philosophical or ...

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled against the deportation of an Afghan Christian convert from Switzerland on the grounds that they would be in seriou Christian legal group ADF Internationa...

Russian MP Vitaly Milonov has called for a Russian boycott of Eurovision, describing it as 'anti-Christian'. His comments were made even before the Russian contestant was banned from this year's comp...

More than four out of five evangelicals think greed for material possessions is one of the greatest sins of our time.  Amaris Cole, from the Evangelical Alliance, told Premier's News Hour: "81% ...

A Christian in Taiwan has said the "church will do something" to help the hundreds of people injured in an explosion at a concert. Li Liathan, a Filipino worshipper at Taipei International Church in ...

Anglican leaders from around the globe are being urged not to shun a gathering of bishops next year but to come and "express your difference". The Archbishop of Cape Town's plea comes as a conservati...

Deliberations have been taking place about whether a service of thanksgiving should be held in the UK to remember the late Rev Billy Graham, Premier has learned In the same interview, a former collea...

The Bishop of Dover has told Premier the migrant situation in Calais is a "crisis" and called for a "multi-agency" response. Rt Revd Trevor Willmott said the needs of migrants in Calais had to be add...

An Indian priest who was abducted by gunmen in Yemen in March is safe, and could soon be released, according to a Catholic aid group in the country.  Fr Tom Uzhunnalil was captured Aden, a city ...