The former Zimbabwean archbishop of Bulawayo, Pius Ncube, who recently resigned amid allegations of adultery, is reportedly preparing to run for the presidency to overthrow current president Robert Mugabe.
An ecumenical church leader from the Pacific region urged representatives at the 9th Assembly of the Pacific Conference of Churches (PCC) to be assertive in bringing Pacific perspectives and experience into international forums.
Pope Benedict XVI led the Catholic Church's first eco-friendly youth rally over the weekend, telling half a million people that world leaders must make courageous decisions to save the planet "before it is too late."
The co-owner of the Utah mine that collapsed more than a week ago praised the families of the six men still trapped, saying that "their strength has come from their belief in their God."
The head of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Benedict XVI, has urged the international community to provide immediate assistance to the millions of people displaced by South Asia's worst flooding in decades.Tags Relief
A network of conservative U.S. Anglicans has praised a recent statement from Anglican leaders in the Global South that urged The Episcopal Church to repent and change to restore true communion to the worldwide Anglican churches.Tags Denomination
More than three months after an Ethiopian evangelist was killed by Muslim militants in March, there are still no signs of movement on bringing those responsible to justice, reports International Christian Concern (ICC).
Christian representatives in Pakistan are calling for urgent prayer to prevent a feared backlash against Christians following clashes between security forces and Islamist militants in Pakistans capital, Islamabad.
A new report from U.K.-based Christian Aid predicts that up to 1 billion people between now and 2050 will be forced from their homes due to climate change in a migration crisis greater than that seen at the end of the Second World War.
The Presbyterian Mehret Yesus Church in Asmara, Eritrea, was raided by government forces during a church service last week, according to sources close to human rights NGO Release Eritrea-UK.
A British woman has lost her appeal to the European Court of Human Rights to have children using frozen embryos fertilized by her former partner, who no longer wants her to have his baby.
In a message to the Palestinian people, Jerusalem church leaders have expressed their alarm at worsening relations between two main political parties, and are calling for an end to violence and an urgent return to the "real priorities" of Palestinians.Tags Ecumenical
Christian Aid has received unconfirmed reports of shocking atrocities being committed by Ethiopian soldiers occupying Somalia this week.
London is set to become home to the largest mosque outside the Middle East, as controversial plans continue to move forward for a huge development in East London.
A Protestant Cuban pastor imprisoned for four months earlier this year is scheduled to go on trial Monday in Havana, Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) reported.