Faith Leaders Urge Europe to Return to Christian Roots

Catholic and Orthodox leaders gathered in Paris last month to talk about the threat of terrorism and the value of religious freedom. During the 5th European Catholic-Orthodox Forum, 12 delegates...

Church of England to Place a Church on Every UK Estate

In a move to revitalize Christianity in the UK, the Church of England (CoE) plans to build a church on every estate in the country, reports UK news magazine,...

Rwandan Bishops Apologize for Catholic Role in Genocide

The Catholic bishops in Rwanda have issued an apology for Christians' role in the 1994 genocide, National Catholic Reporter said. The apology was read November 20 in the parishes...

Japanese Samurai May Have Been Secret Christians

Researchers have discovered that hundreds of Japanese Samurai may have been secret Christians who expressed their faith with codes hidden in their sword hilts, Daily Mail UK reports. History suggests...

In Germany, Muslim Refugees are Converting to Christianity

Churches in Germany said there is a notable increase in the number of refugees converting from Islam to Christianity, Agence France-Presse reported. Asylum seekers Saeed, Veronica, Farida and Matin recently...

A Papal Allegation with Hellish Implications

Last week, several news sources, including The Guardian, reported a shocking comment allegedly made by Pope Francis. The Vatican quickly shifted into full-blown crisis management and scrambled to contain the fallout and take counteractive measures (see article in the National Catholic Reporter).

UK Cathedrals Face a Financial Crisis

Ancient cathedrals in the UK are struggling to finance the growing costs of maintaining the old buildings.

London Churches Retract Policy Following Row with Musicians

The Diocese of London has launched on November 1, 2017 a website to cater to musicians looking for church facilities for hire in the city.

Christian Group Banned from Oxford’s Freshman Fair

A student Christian group was banned from a freshman fair at an Oxford University college amid fears of "alienating" other students," reports The Christian Institute. Members of Christian Union (CU)...

French Bishops Devote a Day of Prayer for Sex Abuse Victims

The Catholic bishops of France held a day of prayer and fasting for sex abuse victims within the Catholic Church, Crux reports. The French bishops gathered in the city of...