It is a tale of faith under torture, of two Jesuit missionaries journeying to Japan in the seventeenth century in search of their missing mentor.
Lawmakers in the lower house of the Dutch parliament have backed a partial ban on “face-covering clothing”, including Islamic veils and robes such as the burqa and…
A woman has been killed after a man burst into a retirement home for African missionaries near Montpellier in southern France.
Hundreds of Mexican mariachis celebrated on Tuesday the day of the patron saint of music, Saint Cecilia.
Pope Francis has restated that “abortion is a grave sin, since it puts an end to an innocent life” but “there is no sin that God’s mercy cannot reach and wipe away when it finds a repentant heart seek
Pope Francis grants all Roman Catholic priests the power to forgive abortion, but the Church maintains the act of aborting remains a sin.
ISIL claims responsibility for a suicide bomb attack in a mosque in Kabul in which scores are killed and dozens more are injured.
Iraqi Kurdish fighters joined by locals have restored the crucifix above a church in Bashiqa.
Top names from the digital world have been brought together by the Catholic Church to consider the worth of values in this digital age.
Hopes that Donald Trump had changed his tune on Muslims were dashed, as it was revealed that his statement on banning Muslims was taken down from his website by…
At least one person has been killed in Indonesia following violent clashes between police and hardline Muslim protesters in Jakarta.
At least ten people died and four others were injured after a grotto partially collapsed during a religious ceremony in Brazil.
Pope Francis has praised as “blessed” people who take in asylum seekers, as he celebrated Mass with thousands of followers during his visit to Sweden.
In the innermost chamber of the site said to be the tomb of Jesus, a restoration team has peeled away a marble layer for the first time in centuries in an effort to reach what it believes is the origi
Hundreds of costumed revelers joined a parade in Mexico City at the weekend , disguising themselves as the iconic Mexican skeleton figure known as “ La Catrina” or “Elegant…
This is one of numerous places claimed as the final resting place of the biblical prophet Daniel
The Italian authorities have been accused of a crackdown on unofficial sites while regulations restrict the number of registered places of worship.
Christians living in Iraq's Kurdish region are watching events around Mosul closely as coalition forces try to drive the extremists out.
A larger-than-life mural was taken down by Rome’s so-called decorum police (cleaning authorities) on Wednesday (October 19), hours after it went up.
The Catholic Church agrees to pay compensation to victims of abuse spanning decades at a famous boys' choir school in Germany.
The growth of halal food and lifestyle products is a focus of the Global Islamic Economy Summit in Dubai, presents huge business opportunity.