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Bethel Church addresses scepticism around prayers to resurrect 2-year-old girl
by email@example.com (Tola Mbakwe) on 19/12/2019 at 8:41 am
Pastor of Bethel Church, Bill Johnson, has answered questions about holding prayer and worship services to resurrect a toddler.
Charles condemns 'assault on religious freedom' in service at Tamil church
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Ryan Lee) on 19/12/2019 at 7:07 am
The Prince of Wales has denounced the Easter suicide bombings in Sri Lanka as an "utterly barbaric attack", as he attended a Tamil Christian church service.
Trump asks for prayer for future presidents as impeachment process moves to Senate
by email@example.com (Ryan Lee) on 18/12/2019 at 5:58 pm
The US President has tweeted asking for prayer for future Presidents as he faces trial in the Senate over his conduct in office.
'Our society has a responsibility to protect': Christians urged to remember the persecuted on International Migrants Day
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Ryan Lee) on 18/12/2019 at 4:34 pm
Christians have been encouraged to remember persecuted believers who've fled their homes in the past 12 months.
Northern Ireland healthcare at 'breaking point', says Christian NI doctor as thousands of nurses strike
by email@example.com (Premier Journalist) on 18/12/2019 at 2:33 pm
For the first time, nurses have gone on strike in Northern Ireland.
Harry Dunn's parents cancel meeting with Archbishop of Canterbury
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Tola Mbakwe) on 18/12/2019 at 2:05 pm
A meeting between the parents of Harry Dunn and the Archbishop of Canterbury has been cancelled because they are "struggling emotionally".
Church of Scotland calls for Christmas celebration ban to be lifted for Gaza's Christians
by email@example.com (Tola Mbakwe) on 18/12/2019 at 1:48 pm
The Church Scotland has urged for Israeli authorities to get rid of a ban that prevents Christians in the Gaza Strip from visiting Bethlehem and Jerusalem for Christmas celebrations.
Stormzy to recite Bible passage on BBC
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Tola Mbakwe) on 18/12/2019 at 10:42 am
It's been announced that grime artist Stormzy will recite a passage from Luke's Gospel as Christmas Day draws to a close on BBC One.
Pope presses anti-nuclear call in annual peace message
by email@example.com (Premier Journalist) on 18/12/2019 at 9:44 am
Pope Francis has pressed his anti-nuclear campaign in his annual peace message.
'He's fantastic, genuine': Joel Osteen discusses new friendship with Kanye West
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Tola Mbakwe) on 18/12/2019 at 8:38 am
Pastor Joel Osteen has opened up about his new friendship with Kanye West.
Christ's manger included in Christmas treasures gifted to abbey, medieval manuscript reveals
by email@example.com (Tola Mbakwe) on 18/12/2019 at 7:28 am
Christmas treasures including pieces of Christ's manger were among a host of precious objects gifted to one favoured English abbey, new analysis has revealed.
Former Queen's chaplain explains conversion to Catholicism
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Cara Bentley) on 17/12/2019 at 5:09 pm
'Church of England is continuing to pursue a progressive agenda which I think it will sincerely regret,' says former Queen's chaplain as he converts to Catholicism.
Prayer for MPs as new parliament assembles
by email@example.com (Premier Journalist) on 17/12/2019 at 5:03 pm
Christians are being encouraged to pray for the new MPs entering Parliament.
Netflix defends comedy which depicts Jesus as gay
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Marcus Jones) on 17/12/2019 at 4:14 pm
Online streaming service Netflix has defended a comedy on its platform which depicts Jesus as gay, telling Premier that subscribers can choose what they watch.
Christian charities warn PM not to scrap International Development Department
by email@example.com (Premier Journalist) on 17/12/2019 at 3:46 pm
The leaders of 115 organisations - including Christian Aid, Tearfund, Unicef and World Vision UK - have released a statement calling the Prime Minister not to scrap the Department for International Development (DfID) following speculation it is set to be merged with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).
Pope abolishes 'pontifical secret' code in clergy sex abuse cases
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Marcus Jones) on 17/12/2019 at 3:04 pm
Pope Francis has abolished the "pontifical secret" code of confidentiality used in clergy sexual abuse cases, after mounting criticism that the obligation has been used to protect paedophiles, silence victims and keep authorities from investigating crimes.
Rev Richard Coles announces death of partner
by email@example.com (Premier Journalist) on 17/12/2019 at 1:29 pm
Broadcaster Rev Richard Coles has announced the death of his partner.
Next Archbishop of York announced
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Sam Hailes) on 17/12/2019 at 9:44 am
The next Archbishop of York will be Stephen Cottrell, the current Bishop of Chelmsford.
Boris Johnson must 'deliver on pledge to protect persecuted Christians' says Christian charity
by email@example.com (Cara Bentley) on 16/12/2019 at 4:32 pm
Religious freedom charity Release International is calling on the Prime Minister to stand by what he says now he has a majority in the Commons.
Homosexuality, science and #metoo 'have their roots in Christianity claims best selling historian
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Marcus Jones) on 16/12/2019 at 3:52 pm
Tom Holland, the best selling author of In the Shadow of the Sword and the recently-released Dominion has claimed that the categories of homosexuality and heterosexuality, science, as well as the high profile #metoo campaign, each find their origins in the Christian faith. T