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Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has left a South African hospital after receiving treatment, a statement said. The Tutu Foundation, named after Mr Tutu and his wife Leah, said the 83-year-old was rel...

Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu has said he will no longer be a global ambassador for Oxfam after allegations that senior staff members in crisis zones pa A statement from the office of the Sou...

Archbishop Desmond Tutu has been released from hospital in Cape Town. Doctors say the 83-year-old will now recover from a "persistent infection" at home. Archbishop Desmond Tutu - Former Archbishop o...

The Archbishop of Dublin, Diarmuid Martin, has offered his sympathy of the Traveller families who have lost loved ones in a fire in Carrickmines in Dublin. Ten people from two families, including a m...

The leader of the Catholic church in Ireland said he is disappointed that Pope Francis is not visiting Northern Ireland when he travels to the Republic in Augus There was an expectation the Pope woul...

An Iraqi church leader has met the Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt and spoken to MPs, asking them to keep the issue of Christian persecution in public political d Catholic Chaldean Archbishop Bashar Wa...

The incoming Archbishop of Chicago says he doesn't want to move into the mansion his predecessors have lived in. Instead, Most Rev Blase Cupich will stay at the modest living quarters at the Holy Nam...

The Archbishop of Cape Town has suffered minor injuries from a scuffle in a church that was holding hundreds of restless migrants wanting to be relocated from S Most Rev Thabo Makgoba and other churc...

A leading Pakistan bishop has appealed for prayer after Christians in Quetta suffered their third attack in five months.  Two Christians, Rashid Khalid and Azhar Iqbal, and three others were inj...

The Archbishop of Canterbury says he is "heartbroken" at least 28 people died when militants wearing masks opened fire on a bus in Egypt taking Coptic Chri The attack, which happened approximate...

A synagogue mass shooting in which eleven people lost their lives has been condemned by the Archbishop of Canterbury and Pope Francis. Eight men and three women died in the incident which targeted th...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has spoken of his joy at being able to preach in South Africa, during a trip when he was introduced to the "two faces" of the count Most Revd Justin Welby delivered a ser...

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has assured United States president elect Donald Trump of his prayers, but stopped short of congratulating him on his Archbishop Justin has been critical of...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has come away from a visit to the Auschwitz concentration camp with a reflection on the world's "idolatrous and demonic" evil. Most Rev Justin Welby said his trip to the ...

The Archbishop of Canterbury Most Rev Justin Welby summed up his time in the Holy Land as "complicated" today, following a visit to Hebron where he witnessed "e Hebron - the West Bank's largest city ...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has spoken of a "profound sense of grief" as he heard the stories of Palestinian Christians in the West Bank. Most Rev Justin Welby made the comments on Monday after view...

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has warned David Cameron that his refugee policy is discriminating against Christians in Syria facing persecution. He is thought to have had a private meet...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has spoken out against gender-based violence as a Christian charity presented a petition to parliament. Justin Welby offered his support to Mothers' Union as it marched o...

The Archbishop of Canterbury says he is praying for everyone moved to tears by the destruction caused by a major fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Most Rev Justin Welby tweeted his support for t...

A Syrian archbishop has called on the West to put more effort into finding a solution to the conflict in his country instead of taking in refugees. Archbishop of Aleppo Jean-Clement Jeanbart said peo...