The clergyman, who is part of the unregistered Catholic Church, was reportedly kidnapped last month.Relations between China and the Vatican have been strained for many years. ...
That's the claim being made by Johnnie Moore (pictured below) - the man who put together Trumps evangelical advisory body. ...
Jeremy Hunt praised the "incredible courage" of Andrew van der Bijl during an event hosted on Wednesday at the Houses of Parliament by Open Doors - the organisation he founded in 1955.He referred to 'God's Smuggler', a book written by John and Elizabeth Sherrill about Brother Andrew's work in...
Following a consultation, draft proposals have been published including measures to give a legal definition of domestic abuse.The definition would mean wider forms of abuse such as financial or controlling behaviour would be included. ...
Amid the sometimes toxic mood of the public debate around Britain leaving the EU, the archbishops have led a last-minute change to the agenda of the Church of England's General Synod in London next month. ...
According to Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW), he was arrested in August 2015 as part of the '709 crackdown,' in which over 300 lawyers, human rights defenders, and their colleagues and family members were detained, interrogated orimprisoned and has already spent three years in detention. ...
Page, who is openly gay, replied to a tweet that said Pratt was about to discuss his "spiritual side" during an appearance on a US talk show.She said: "Oh. K. Um. But his church is infamously anti lgbtq so maybe address that too?" ...
Student Sunday, known internationally as the Universal Day of Prayer for Students, is one of the oldest global ecumenical days of prayer and recognises the contribution of students to the life of the church. It aims to highlight the specific challenges facing students and their need for prayer and practical...
Congregations will be asked to pray for the country as Britain approaches 29th March. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby said "life will go on" after Brexit and the nation must rise to the challenge and unite around a common good that cares for the most vulnerable.A church spokesman said the move would...
The Faculty of Divinity said an initial invitation to the psychology professor had been rescinded following "a further review". Some students had protested against the visiting fellowship.A controversial figure, Prof Peterson has attracted attention for his outspoken views on gender, race, political correctness and climate change.In a response published...
Asia Bibi, a Catholic Pakistani woman, was acquitted of a charge of blasphemy agaisnt Islam last October but was not able to leave the country until this week because the fear of her being killed by Islamist extremists who disagreed with her appeal against the death sentence being granted.Rehman...
The Australian star is hoping to raise three million dollars, having already paid $100,000 of his own money on the internal battle with Rugby Australia.At the time of writing, after just two days, Folau has already raised around $500,000. ...
Thousands of Mauritians waved palm branches as Francis arrived on Monday to celebrate a mass honouring the Reverend Jacques-Desire Laval.While Catholics represent less than a third of Mauritius' 1.3 million people, Father Laval is seen as a unifying figure for all Mauritians, most of whom are Hindu. ...
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