Radio star Merrick Watts and his wife Georgina buy $3.75 million converted CHURCH in Maroubra

Radio star Merrick Watts and his wife Georgina buy $3.75 million converted 100-year-old CHURCH in Maroubra By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 10:44 BST, 24 April 2021 | Updated: 10:44 BST, 24 April 2021 Merrick Watts and his wife Georgina are moving to a fascinating new home.  The comedian and radio star, 47, … Read more

Church signs go viral and rack up 18,000 likes on Facebook

Amen to that! Pastor who leaves VERY powerful signs addressing social issues outside his church gains 18,000 likes on Facebook after they go viral Clackamas United Church of Christ in Milwaukie has gone viral on social media Church has gained a reputation for signs showing acceptance to all people  Over 18,000 people have liked the church’s … Read more

Church of England’s first black female bishop says race report was wrong

The Church of England’s first black female bishop has criticised the conclusions of a government report on race and said Britain is not yet ‘a model for other white-majority countries’. The Rt Rev Rose Hudson-Wilkin, who became the Church of England’s first black female bishop in 2019, voiced her concerns following the release of a 250-page report by … Read more

Boris Johnson pays tribute to the army of church volunteers in vaccine rollout

Boris Johnson pays tribute to the army of church volunteers who have helped Britain’s remarkable vaccination effort in his Easter message Boris Johnson thanks ‘millions of Good Samaritans’ in Britain’s vaccination effort The PM expresses sympathy for Christians who can’t celebrate Easter as normal He noted that churches across the UK are opening their doors … Read more

Moment police shut down Good Friday service at Polish church in London for breaching Covid rules

Moment police shut down Good Friday service at Polish church in south London for breaching Covid rules as worshippers are threatened with £200 fines Officers shut down the religious ceremony in Balham High Street at around 5pm  Worshippers were told the gathering was ‘unlawful’ and threatened £200 fines Guidance states communal worship is legal as … Read more

Pictured: The most miraculous and marvellous English church treasures from Warwick to Yorkshire

Explore England’s places of worship and you’ll find masterpieces of design, some of the world’s most beautiful stained-glass windows and a host of astonishing murals, monuments and carvings spanning over a thousand years of turbulent history – as a fascinating new book reveals. The National Churches Trust teamed up with prolific church photographer Matthew Byrne … Read more

Two suicide bombers with allegiances to Islamic State blow themselves up outside Indonesian church

Two suicide bombers believed to be members of a militant network with Islamic State allegiances have blown themselves up outside a church packed with Palm Sunday Mass parishioners in Indonesia. At least 20 church parishioners and security guards were injured in the blast outside the Sacred Heart of Jesus Cathedral in Makassar on the island … Read more

Sam Burgess visits an evangelical church as he tries to turn around his troubled personal life

Retired NRL star Sam Burgess has been photographed at an evangelical church on Queensland‘s Gold Coast as he tries to turn his troubled personal life around.  Burgess was spotted in Metro Church on Sunday, two days after he was cleared by a judge of intimidating his former father-in-law Mitch Hooke.  ‘I just met this legend … Read more

Sam Burgess spotted at Pentecostal church ahead of drug driving charge hearing

Retired NRL star Sam Burgess has been photographed at an evangelical church on Queensland‘s Gold Coast as he tries to turn his troubled personal life around.  Burgess was spotted in Metro Church on Sunday, two days after he was cleared by a judge of intimidating his former father-in-law Mitch Hooke.  ‘I just met this legend … Read more

Church of England will order 30% quota for BAME candidates on its leadership programme

Church of England will order 30% quota for BAME candidates on its leadership programme as leaked report demands ‘repentance’ for historic links to the slave trade and anti-racism training Church of England to introduce 30 per cent quota for ethnic minority candidates on its leadership programme  Currently, only one of 42 diocesan bishops come from … Read more