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The founding pastor of Hillsong Church Brian Houston has stepped down from his position on the board of the megachurch after being charged with concealing his late father's sex offences.&nbsp...

Michael D Higgins, President of Ireland, will not be attending a church service to mark the centenary of the partition of Ireland as he says it has been 'politicised'. Higgins, who has been Pr...

An MP has used the example of a vicar who was so distressed by the poverty in 1930s Leeds that he set up a foodbank, to argue that the Government should be ashamed of current poverty levels. Hilary Be...

A member of the evangelical megachurch Hillsong has won this year's edition of the singing competition 'The Voice Australia'.  Bella Taylor Smith, 23, became the competition's win...

Author and pastor Max Lucado is asking for prayers after being diagnosed with an ascending aortic aneurysm. Lucado, the author of Anxious for Nothing and the pastor of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio,...

A collection of schools, churches and book clubs are uniting to read Dante's Inferno in honor of the 700th anniversary of his death. September 14 is considered the anniversary of Dante Alighi...

The Church in Wales, part of the Anglican Communion, has decided to offer services of blessing to same sex couples.  The Church in Wales' Governing Body, its legislature of three groups which...

The current campus minister for Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at Harvard University reveals that he voted for the controversial atheist president of chaplains. Last week, Harvard University a...

An inquiry into current child protection policies in religious institutions, such as Baptist, Methodist, Afro-Caribbean Churches and other non-conformist churches, as well as other religions, has foun...

A new nature documentary with Christian themes has received support from several celebrity names, including Kanye West and Kirk Cameron. "The Riot and the Dance" is a nature documentary that...

Pope Francis on Sunday called on the world's Christians to pray and carry out fasting to ask God to bring about peace and coexistence in Afghanistan. Speaking to pilgrims and tourists in St. Peter...

Harvard University has appointed its Atheist chaplain to be the President of its chaplaincy. Greg Epstein, 44, who already worked as a Humanist chaplain at the college, will organize the other 40 or s...

Clergy in the Church of England from a UK minority ethnic background can now join others in a group that aims to encourage each other's vocation and support them.  The group has been set...

32 students from a Baptist school in Nigeria have been freed following their kidnap in July.  Authorities in northern Nigeria have announced that three groups of students have been released withi...

Several Christian worship musicians have partnered together to create an album reflecting concerns about climate change.  The organizations involved have started the #ClimateVigil campaign. ...

President Biden has quoted the Bible when referencing the willingness of American military personnel to go to Afghanistan.  During a press conference following the attacks at Hamid Karzai Interna...

A recently successful competitor on America's Got Talent expressed that he intends to use the stage to celebrate God's role in his life. Dustin Tavella is a magician, who earlier this mon...

A CNN clip featured a fairly notable Freudian slip by an anti-vaccine supporter involving a comparison with Jesus' analogy of sheep and goats. In a clip posted to Twitter, a woman named Vickey Sim...

A fugitive drug cartel has been arrested at a church in Colombia as he was about to tie the knot. Video footage of the incident shows the police detaining a smiling Luis 'Machete' Sa...

The Archbishop of Canterbury has spoken about Afghan refugees in the House of Lords, asking: "Will the Government confirm that their policy will reflect moral obligation and not be controlled by ...