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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity concludes with vespers service at the tomb of Paul the Apostle

Representatives from Anglican and Orthodox worlds joined Pope Francis at the tomb of St Paul today to mark the close of the...

Church of Uganda defends Biblical standards defining marriage

The Church of Uganda has issued a statement responding to criticisms issued by a mega-church pastor who charged the church's stance on...

Kenyan diocese commits to day of prayer and fasting

Launch of the 'Diocese in Prayer' Movement in Kirinyaga Diocese by the Diocesan Bishop, Rt. Rev. Joseph Kibucwa. This is a wake...

Islamic State circulates video of militants beheading 11 Christian captives in Nigeria

Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) posted unverified video footage on 26 December of its militants beheading ten Christian men and shooting an...

Rector abruptly resigns cash rich, member poor Trinity Wall Street

The top clergyman at one of the wealthiest parishes in the U.S.-based Episcopal Church has abruptly stepped down. The...

China tightens its grip on religion

China is to ramp up its control of religion with tough new rules to regulate religious activities. New administrative...

Ugandan bishop claims his critics want to kill him

The Bishop of Kinkiizi told the congregation at St Peter’s Cathedral in Nyakatare that his critics in the diocese were plotting his...

A new bishop in Sydney — and a primate who defies his Synod

Yesterday evening saw the consecration of Gary Koo as the new bishop of Western Sydney. The event took place at St John’s Anglican Cathedral,...

Sri Lanka: Churches remain open despite security concerns this Christmas

VIENNA (19 December 2019) – In the build up to Christmas, Christian minority groups all over the world are preparing for one of...

Christians in fear of Pakistan blasphemy laws

Six months since Asia Bibi fled Pakistan, reports highlight the plight of blasphemy accused.

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Bishop Nazir-Ali responds to the bishops’ pastoral statement on...

The clear stating of the Church’s biblical and historic teaching on the nature of marriage;  that marriage between one man and one...

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity concludes with vespers...

Representatives from Anglican and Orthodox worlds joined Pope Francis at the tomb of St Paul today to mark the close of the...

Church Society response to Bishops’ pastoral letter on civil...

Response to the latest statement from the House of Bishops. Church Society welcomes the recent pastoral statement from the House...

Open letter to the Archbishops of Canterbury and York...

Your Graces We write to express our anger and disappointment regarding the recent House of Bishops ‘Pastoral Statement’ concerning Same Sex...