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'I cannot remember peace': One Iraqi priest's hopes for Christians in the Middle East
At the age of 27 Father Daniel says he cannot remember any point in his life where there was peace.
#GodWithUs: How Christingle services can bring communities together
The Church of England's second #GodWithUs Christmas film focuses on the Christingle service used in many churches to support the work of The Children's Society.
Christian charities warn Rohingya face more violence if they're returned to Myanmar
Around 626,000 Rohinghas have been driven out of Myanmar's Rakhine State since August by a campaign against them by the military involving murder and rape.
Pope Francis accused of failing to uphold Church teaching on abortion by 13 pro-life leaders
Pope Francis is among Catholic Church leaders accused by heads of pro-life organisations from 13 countries around the world of undermining their movement through ambiguous statements and doctrines 'directly contrary to the teaching of Christ'.
Theresa May under pressure as MPs back petition urging protection for Christians in Middle East
Theresa May is under pressure to protect persecuted religious minorities in the Middle East today as a report warns around 80 per cent of Christians are being driven out of Iraq alone.
Have the Wise Men got lost? Researchers find they've nearly disappeared from Christmas cards
In the original Gospel story the number of Magi is not given, but they have been depicted as a trio because they brought three gifts, of gold, frankincense and myrrh.
Alabama's evangelicals left reeling: Reaction to Doug Jones' victory
Evangelical voters in the US reeled in shock as their chosen candidate lost in Alabama, handing the state to a Democrat for the first time in 25 years.
Defining unity: What makes Anglicans Anglican anyway?
The ordination of nine men into the new 'Anglican Mission in England' (AMiE) has highlighted divisions not only over sexuality but also different ideas of what it means to be genuinely 'Anglican'.
What does Roy Moore's defeat say to evangelicals?
In the normal way of things, an election for a random US Senate seat would be of very little interest in the UK.
The 8 things you need to know about the 8 days of Chanukah
The moral of Chanukah is that, ironically, sometimes you have to be prepared to fight in order to obtain genuine peace.
Ofsted demands new power to clamp down on illegal faith schools
School inspectors are demanding new powers to tackle conservative faith schools accused of 'spreading beliefs that clash with British values'.
How Martin Luther changed our Christmas show, and what he can do for you too
For seven years in a row, my wife Kristyn and I have had the privilege of touring the country with our Irish Christmas concert...But this year, a very unexpected guest has been added to the talented lineup: Martin Luther.
Why it's time to put 'We Three Kings' (and some other carols) in the bin
What a load of nonsense is written in some Christmas carols.
Israeli man jailed for attack on Galilee church where Jesus multiplied loaves and fish
An Israeli man has been jailed for four years after being found guilty of an arson attack on the church where it is thought Jesus performed the miracle of feeding the 5,000.
Church office Christmas party: how to have fun without breaking the photocopier
I'm here with a foolproof office party planning guide that will help you put the 'fun' back into Christian Fundamentalism.
Blow to Trump as Doug Jones beats Christian conservative Roy Moore in Alabama
Democrat Doug Jones won a bitter fight for a US Senate seat in deeply conservative Alabama on Tuesday.
Financial problems and Christmas: how Christ's birth helps us find hope in our poverty
Christ's coming to earth gives us hope, especially in the midst of poverty.
3 reasons we can still rejoice despite all the turmoil in the world
Here are some reasons for us to rejoice despite and in spite of the turmoil and problems we face in the world.
'Who is My mother and who are My brothers?' A message to those who are alone this Christmas
Here's a message of encouragement to all who feel lonely this Christmas
3 kinds of people to avoid in the coming year
Here are some kinds of people we have to be careful with.