‘Witches’ markings’ are found carved into an ancient English church

Archaeologists are investigating ‘witches’ marks’ found carved into the ruins of a medieval church that stood in England 700 years ago. The crumbled structure was uncovered in Stoke Mandeville during a construction project for a high-speed railway that is set to span across the country. Researchers with HSR, the company involved with the project, spotted … Read more ‘Witches’ markings’ are found carved into an ancient English church

‘Witches’ markings’ are found carved into an ancient English church to ward off evil spirits

Archaeologists are investigating ‘witches’ marks’ found carved into the ruins of a medieval church that stood in England 700 years ago. The crumbled structure was uncovered in Stoke Mandeville during a construction project for a high-speed railway that is set to span across the country. Researchers with HSR, the company involved with the project, spotted … Read more ‘Witches’ markings’ are found carved into an ancient English church to ward off evil spirits

Mother, 30, admits killing church warden, 88, in Co-op during stabbing spree

A 30-year-old mother has pleaded guilty to killing an 88-year-old church warden and stabbing three other shoppers in a frenzied knife attack in a crowded supermarket.     Mother-of-one Zara Anne Radcliffe stabbed John Rees in the face inside a Co-op shop while his 87-year-old dementia-suffering wife Eunice waited in their car in the village of Peygraig in the Rhondda, South Wales, in … Read more Mother, 30, admits killing church warden, 88, in Co-op during stabbing spree

Boris Johnson is set for war with UK’s five Church leaders over Brexit

Boris Johnson was on a collision course with the Church over Brexit tonight. In an extraordinary intervention, the UK’s five Anglican archbishops warned that controversial legislation would set a ‘disastrous precedent’ and undermine Britain’s standing in the world. The group, led by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, said the Internal Market Bill would ride … Read more Boris Johnson is set for war with UK’s five Church leaders over Brexit

Shocking moment man tries to TEAR the cross off the roof of church in east London

Vandal who was caught on camera trying to TEAR a cross off the roof of church in east London is arrested after video provoked fury Footage shows moment a man rips a cross from an east London Baptist church   Police have arrested the suspect on the scene for suspicion of criminal damage  Cross was recovered … Read more Shocking moment man tries to TEAR the cross off the roof of church in east London

Generous Trump puts wad of cash into the collection box at church in Las Vegas

President Donald Trump attended a high energy church service Sunday morning at the International Church of Las Vegas, where he pulled out eight bills – which looked to be $20s – to add to the collection plate.   The service was part concert, part prayer session and even part rally, as the church’s pastor Paul Marc … Read more Generous Trump puts wad of cash into the collection box at church in Las Vegas

Four funerals and a wedding… the yearly total of services for average parish church

Four funerals and a wedding… that’s the yearly total of services for average parish church as worshippers fall to record low Parish churches only held four funerals and one wedding on average last year Figures show that fewer than 700,000 people turned up for Sunday services The Church of England data is based from information … Read more Four funerals and a wedding… the yearly total of services for average parish church

London-born ‘computer genius’ Carlos Acutis is to be beatified by the Catholic Church

A British-born Italian teenager who dedicated his short life to spreading the faith online and helping the poor will be beatified by the Catholic Church today. That leaves him just one miracle away from becoming the world’s first millennial saint. Internet and computer-mad youngster Carlo Acutis, who died of leukaemia in 2006 aged 15, was … Read more London-born ‘computer genius’ Carlos Acutis is to be beatified by the Catholic Church

Pope Francis reassures LGBT people that God loves them. Many felt the church did not accept them

Pope Francis tells parents of LGBT children that ‘God loves them as they are’  Pope Francis reassures the parents of LGBT children that God loves them  Parents of LGBT children felt that some religious figures would not accept them   The Pope met a group seeking greater acceptance from the church to LGBT people  They gave … Read more Pope Francis reassures LGBT people that God loves them. Many felt the church did not accept them

Meet the real life ‘hot priest’: Church appoints ‘handsome’ new Vicar

Meet the real life ‘hot priest’: Church appoints ‘handsome’ new Vicar who is expected to attract huge new congregation and army of admirers Photo of Reverend Dr Matt Davis at local congregation sends online fans wild   The Vicar, originally from Northern Ireland, has been branded ‘gorgeous’ by fans He has been compared to the ‘Hot Priest’ … Read more Meet the real life ‘hot priest’: Church appoints ‘handsome’ new Vicar