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Brazil has been mourning the loss of Cardinal Evaristo Arns - famous for defying one of Brazil's military governments - at his funeral in Sao Paolo. Hundreds attended Cardinal Arns' funeral at Sao Pa...

President Michel Temer of Brazil and his family have moved out of the presidential palace over fears it was haunted.  President Temer, 76 and his wife, Marcela, 33, had only stayed in the Alvora...

Jair Bolsonaro has been sworn in as Brazil's president and promised to overhaul several aspects of daily life and put an end to business-as-usual governing. For the former army captain, the New Year'...

Some of Brazil's poorest teenagers have linked up with fans from visiting nations to compete in an alternative World Cup.  Charity Football Beyond Borders arranged the event to bring the excitem...

The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, has escaped injury following an armed car-jacking. According to police, the attacked happened Sunday night when Cardinal Orani Joao Tempesta w...

Brazil's Anglican bishops have expressed their support for President Dilma Rousseff who is facing the possibly of impeachment. They said attempts to remove the president from power are not based on e...

A Brazilian priest faces ex-communication for sending a nude photo to an apparent mistress on his mobile phone. Fr Alfredo Rosa Borges, who's known for conservative views on moral issues and disappro...

A Turkish court has convicted an American pastor of terror charges, but has released him from house arrest and allowed him to leave Turkey. Pastor Andrew Brunson, 50, has been in some form of detenti...

An American breastfeeding mother claims she was asked to cover up and leave her church seat to prevent men feeling 'uncomfortable'. Annie Peguero, a personal trainer and nutrition specialist from Vir...

Catholic bishops in Northern Ireland are warning that a vote for Brexit will further test relations between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.  They are urging the UK to think about t...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has spoken out about a rise in hate crimes recorded since the result of the EU referendum.  Reports to police have risen 60% in the last week.Most Revd Justin Welby ...

A leading Christian activist in America says he is disappointed evangelical Christians are supporting Donald Trump for president.  Brian McLaren, Christian pastor and author, told Premier he is ...

The British Government and the United Nations are being called upon to ensure a woman reportedly kept as a slave wife in Pakistan is brought to safety in The We Fouzia Sadiq was forcible married, cov...

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has said he supports military action against extremist group Islamic State (IS), whose actions have resulted in the displacement of mil The Cardinal was speaking after a two ...

A British Catholic bishop who denied the use of gas chambers by the Nazis during the Holocaust has had his conviction in Germany upheld. The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg reject...

null Archbishop Michael Louis Fitzgerald has been the Vatican's expert on Islam, the papal nuncio - the Pope's diplomat - in Egypt and headed the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue from 2...

The Pope arrived for the week long gathering yesterday as the first ever Latin American pontiff. Eight hundred British Catholics have arrived in Rio in Brazil for World Youth day. The Pope arrived fo...

A Catholic conservative campaigner says her entry to the United States was denied due to action by the LGBT community. Caroline Farrow, the UK campaign director of CitizenGo was en route to Orlando w...

There is speculation Christian who vanished in Israel eight weeks ago may suffer from so-called 'Jerusalem Syndrome' believe he is a Biblical figure. Oliver McAfee from Northern Ireland has...

A British Christian woman who moved to Bulgaria three months ago has been raped and murdered with her body set on fire. Jan Bennett, 67, was attacked while walking her dogs near her home in the villa...