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CPS statement on the sentencing of Warwickshire vicar Christopher Goble

Warwickshire vicar Christopher Goble was sentenced yesterday (11 December) to 20 months' imprisonment for making indecent images of children. He pleaded guilty to...

Pet Owners Want to Take Pets to Midnight Mass

Nearly a third (30%) of pet owners would take their pets to church with them, for Midnight Mass this Christmas, if they...

US Govt condemns arrest of Coptic activist

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) strongly condemns Egypt’s recent arrest of Coptic activist Ramy Kamel. Mr. Kamel...

Burundi drive to combat violence against women

Several hundred men, women and young girls and boys mobilized on Saturday 30 November 2019 in the commune of Buhiga to demonstrate...

Sudan repeals repressive “Public Order Laws”

CSW welcomes the repeal of Sudan’s repressive Public Order Laws, announced on 29 November, but remains concerned that the country's Criminal Code...

St John’s College Nottingham to close

At a meeting of the Council of St John’s Nottingham on 11 November 2019, future options were prayerfully considered and it was...

Lessons learnt review concerning Jonathan Fletcher and Emmanuel Church Wimbledon underway

Thirtyone:eight has been commissioned by Emmanuel Church, Wimbledon to undertake an independent lessons learnt review concerning Jonathan Fletcher and Emmanuel Church to...

Truro rector resigns

6 December 2019 Dear Truro Family & Friends, Following on from last week’s announcement of Tory’s departure we have further information to share with...

Bulgarian Orthodox church leader backs Kiev over Moscow in dispute over Ukrainian autocephaly

Interfax - The name of the head of Ukraine's new church, the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, (OCU) Metropolitan Yepifaniy Dumenko was for...

Jamaica reports the death of Bishop Alfred Reid

The 13th Bishop of Jamaica, the Rt. Rev. Alfred Charles Reid died at his home in Manchester December 2, 2019.  The Bishop, was...

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Indian bishop cleared by court of abuse charges

A court in the Southern Indian city of Bangalore has dismissed charges of sexual harassment and intimidation lodged against the bishop in...

Pet Owners Want to Take Pets to Midnight Mass

Nearly a third (30%) of pet owners would take their pets to church with them, for Midnight Mass this Christmas, if they...

Reflections on leaving the Church of England

Having served for 23 years as an ordained minister in the Church of England, I was recently licensed as minister of Emmanuel, Morecambe in...

US Govt condemns arrest of Coptic activist

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) strongly condemns Egypt’s recent arrest of Coptic activist Ramy Kamel. Mr. Kamel...