Two suicide bombers have attacked a church in the Pakistani city of Quetta, killing eight people and wounding 42 others.
Christian founder of The Entertainer wants his staff to spend Christmas Eve with their families.
A safeguarding expert who wrote a review of sex abuse within the Church of England said his recommendations for better practice to protect survivors have been ignored.
Pope Francis has said fake and sensationalised news a sin.
In excess of 30 priests who were singing Christmas carols in a village in India were arrested on Thursday after a Hindu nationalist group accused them of forcibly converting Hindus.
A poster depicts Washington Cathedral in flames with a machine-gun clad man in the foreground.
The Archbishop of Canterbury has been criticised for not fully apologising for the judgement of the church against Bishop Bell.
The Chief Inspector of the UK’s school regulator, Ofsted, has received threats of abuse after criticising some faiths schools for not teaching British values.
International pop star Justin Bieber has posted a photo on Instagram of a white board with a Christian message on it.
Christian campaigners have given their backing to a new initiative aimed at ending loneliness and have encouraged everyone to do their part in tackling the issue.
A greetings card showing a vicar sat on the toilet has been pulled from shop shelves after complaints from customers.
The leader of Catholics in England and Wales says those without faith who "pick up stones to throw at things they don't understand" are a bigger obstacle to social cohesion than people of faith.
The Salvation Army raised £209.008 million last year from a combination of fundraising and government sources.
A Church of England inquiry into child abuse allegations against one of its most respected bishops almost 60 years after his death has been criticised as deficient by an independent review.
Catholic aid charity CAFOD has expressed deep concern at the escalation in violence in South Sudan, as the conflict entered its fifth year on Friday.
The number of people who say they will attend a Christmas carol service this year is 25 per cent lower than it was a few years ago, new research has found.
An Australian inquiry into child abuse has recommended the Catholic Church lift its demand of celibacy from clergy and clarify the extent that the seal of the confession conceals evidence of child abuse.
A review into the Church of England's handling of the case of the late bishop George Bell will reportedly criticise the inquiry that led to him being named as a paedophile as inadequate.
It was a difficult time to be a journalist in 2017 reporting news of war, mass-shootings, persecution and terror attacks.However, over the year Premier was able to cover stories that made people hopeful, chuckle and even praise the Lord!