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4 better things to pin to a church door than an anti-gay manifesto

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 3:10pm
Apparently some wags with a working knowledge of church history have been pinning up notices on the doors of English cathedrals which list the apparent sins of the modern Anglican Church.

Archbishop of Canterbury urged to abandon Church insurers over 'derisory' settlements to abuse victims

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 2:36pm
The Archbishop of Canterbury is being urged by a clerical abuse survivor to abandon the Church's insurer in the wake of a scandal over its 'derisory and heartless' treatment of victims.

Pope's emotional anti-war plea at US military cemetery

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 2:27pm
Francis walked slowly and alone amid the rows of low white headstones in the shape of crosses and Stars of David,.

Anglicans and Oriental Orthodox agree on doctrine of Holy Spirit

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 2:10pm
Anglican and Oriental Orthodox theologians have signed a historic agreement on the doctrine of the Holy Spirit.

Trump releases plan to repeal Johnson Amendment and allow churches to endorse political candidates

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 1:44pm
Donald Trump's tax-reform bill will allow church leaders to endorse political candidates in a reversal of a 63-year-old separation of church and state in American law.

500 years after Martin Luther, is the internet creating a new Reformation?

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 12:00pm
In bringing about such mighty shifts in our manner of public and private trafficking, the internet presents our churches, religious communities, faiths and all of us with a magnificent if problematic gift.

Why you need your church building much less than you think

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 10:19am
When we read about the ministry of Jesus in the New Testament we are led to the inevitable conclusion that buildings matter much less than we often think.

More questions over priestly celibacy: Make your case, Pope tells Amazon diocese struggling with clergy shortage

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 10:14am
Pope Francis is making the first steps towards allowing married men to become priests in the Amazon jungle.

How Jewish and Christian students are learning to listen to each other

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 9:47am
How often do we hear the same old stereotypes about students? That they are lazy or delicate 'snowflakes'? Aside from being untrue these stereotypes are frustrating because they stop the real story being heard.

Archbishop of Canterbury: We pray for a Palestinian state

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 8:42am
The Archbishop of Canterbury is calling for Palestinian independence as he warns Britain's commitment to the Holy Land remains incomplete 100 years after the initial promise of an Israeli state.

Two former trans men explain why they now regret having their sex change

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 10:24pm
Society might say there is nothing wrong with being gay or transgender, but two former trans men would beg to differ.

Britain is lobbying for pregnant women to be called 'pregnant people' in case they offend pregnant transgender men

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 10:14pm
Britain has recommended to the UN that those carrying babies now be called "pregnant people" instead of pregnant women in order to avoid making transgender people feel excluded.

Man sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing woman of prayer while driving his Maserati drunk at 134mph

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 8:01pm
Her heartbroken sister Rebecca said mother of 2 Rhonda Williams was her prayer partner and a 'kind and loving' woman.

Muslim widow was heartbroken after ISIS killed her children but everything changed when she started going to church

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 7:43pm
Amal's husband was shot dead by a sniper. Then her children were killed by ISIS militants. But God entered into her life at the point of her greatest despair.

Condemning Harvey Weinstein while praising Hugh Hefner is hypocritical, says Hillsong pastor

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 5:59pm
Hillsong pastor Carl Lentz said honoring Hefner while demonizing Weinstein was a sign that our culture is confused about sexual morality.

Exorcism consultant recalls 'creepiest' case he ever worked on involving a Satanic high priestess who levitated

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 5:27pm
'Julia' also knew things about the team of exorcists she couldn't have known.

Former child soldier in Lord's Resistance Army receives peace award

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 3:19pm
A former child soldier who was sexually assaulted and forced into Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army will be awarded for her role in peace building in Uganda this week.

Who was the selfless, blind author of 8,000 hymns who lived in not much more than a slum?

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 3:18pm
Fanny Crosby (1820-1915) was a wonderful Christian woman who probably wrote more hymns than anyone else in history.

BBC confirms that 'important' religion slot Thought for the Day will remain on Radio 4's 'Today' programme

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 3:06pm
The BBC has said that the religious slot 'Thought for the Day' (TFTD) is an 'important part' of Radio 4's 'Today' programme and reiterated that it will not be axed after the slot was heavily criticised by the programme's presenters.

Forget Russia collusion claims – Trump's presidency is 'God giving the US a chance' says evangelical leader Robert Jeffress

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 2:41pm
The senior evangelical leader and backer of Donald Trump, Robert Jeffress, has vigorously defended the US President following growing claims of collusion over Russian meddling in last year's presidential election.