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At least five people were killed in a suspected terror attack at church in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Sunday. According to army spokesman Anthony Mualushay, 15 people were also wounded ...

The US Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by a former mail carrier who has accused the US Postal Service (USPS) of religious bias after being reprimanded for refusing to deliver packages on Su...

Pope Francis gave a funeral blessing to Cardinal George Pell on Saturday as revelations that he wrote an anonymous memo branding the current papacy a "catastrophe" hung in the air along with...

Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), has distributed a new translation of its Child’s Bible to the Amazonian Sateré-Mawé people, enabling them to learn scripture in their own language....

A church in China is now without a building after authorities secretly demolished it at night. According to Christian persecution watchdog, China Aid, Ruin County government in Wenzhou City, Zhejiang ...

US President Joe Biden will be the first sitting president to deliver a Sunday sermon at Martin Luther King Jr.'s church in Atlanta, as he marks a national holiday celebrating the c...

The leader of Sri Lanka's Catholic Church has commended a Supreme Court decision to order the former president and four officials to pay compensation for the 2019 Easter Sunday bombings that ...

An off-duty ambulance worker in the US is being honoured for saving the life of pastor at a wedding. Valeria Franco was catering at the wedding in Paterson City, New Jersey when Rev Anthony Palmer col...

A Church of England working party is to consider whether the Seal of the Confessional, which maintains confidential disclosures made to a priest during sacramental confession, should be amended, uphel...

  Australian Cardinal George Pell was lying in state on Friday, with funeral preparations overshadowed by revelations that he was the author of an anonymous memo that branded Pope Francis' po...

NHS workers are turning to hospital chaplains to support them as they struggle with the impact of staff shortages, Winter illnesses and the cost of living crisis. The mental health charity Doctor...

A woman in Mexico has gone viral after spraying “holy water” on a gay couple who were hugging each other outside a church. The woman, who claimed to be a member of the church’s congr...

The Catholic Church in Scotland is calling on people to prioritise giving to the church over things like Netflix subscriptions and football matches. It comes as the church says it's facing a perfe...

A Scottish bishop has appealed to Amazon to reconsider its plan to close down a local warehouse, which could result in job losses. Last week, the online retail giant said it opened a consultation to c...

The manager of Southampton Football Club Nathan Jones has said "God's will" has spurred him on to meet the challenges of managing his team into the future. Jones has faced criticism afte...

Pope Francis on Wednesday praised late Australian Cardinal George Pell for persevering in trying times, a reference to when he spent more than a year in prison on child sexual abuse accusati...

Concern is growing for three church leaders in China currently detained in prison. Pastor Lian Changnian, his son Pastor Lian Xuliang and co-worker Ms Fu Juan have been held over allegations of f...

A prominent Catholic bishop in Nicaragua who has sharply criticized authoritarian President Daniel Ortega will go to trial while under house arrest, a judge ruled on Tuesday, in the latest clamp down ...

Australian Cardinal George Pell, a leading Roman Catholic conservative and former top Vatican official who in 2020 was acquitted of sexual abuse allegations, died on Tuesday at the age of 81, his...

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on two Christian villages in Mozambique, which left two dead and four injured. The terrorist organisation has posted pictures on social media...