Pope Francis arrived in the Mozambique capital of Maputo on Thursday on the first leg of his three-nation visit.
Some 2,500 followers of a spiritual society gathered next to a glacial lake high in Bulgaria's Rila Mountains to celebrate their divine new year.
It wasn't just his "irresponsible", "reckless" and "alarming" behaviour as a politician that earned Matteo Salvini the ire of Giuseppe Conte in his resignation speech Tuesday.
The challenge of involving younger people is a common concern for many churches, mosques, temples and other places of worship.
The Latin word “sinister” is originally said to have meant “of the left side” only later becoming “evil”.
[Chris Arnade] spent much of 2015 and 2016 talking to countless individuals throughout the country who haven’t traditionally been included in the cultural conversation — the “back row,” as he dubbed them.
On Wednesday morning, priests conducted a ceremony to temporarily remove the Buddha's soul from the statue
The "play and pray" initiative is aimed at attracting a younger audience.
The nave of Rochester Cathedral is home to a nine-hole course each including a model of a different type of bridge
Mass baptism rituals took place across Russia on Sunday to recall the introduction of Christianity as a state religion in ancient Russia more than a thousand years ago.
Other folktales say that the town was plagued by attacks from the indigenous Guarani people, who resisted the settlers' occupation of the land.
The Pew Research Centre highlighted that although religious restrictions remain higher in the Middle East-North Africa region, the biggest increases over the last decade have been in Europe and sub-Saharan Africa.
Venezuela's Instagram priest Luis Antonio Salazar not only delivers fun explanations about the Gospel on social media, but he's also declared himself against Maduro's government.
Thousands of people scrambled to Dhaka's train stations on Tuesday (June 4) in hopes of returning home for Eid
Tens of thousands of Muslims descended on the Old City of Jerusalem for the last Friday prayers of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month and Hundreds of Bangladeshi Muslims packed one of the mosques in Dhaka to join the special prayers on the last Friday (May 31) of Ramadan.
Ramadan is a time of reflection and communion for the estimated 1.8 billion Muslims worldwide.
A group of Muslims and Christians have come together in Egypt to give their time to help the needy of society.
The report comes days after a 19-year-old man opened fire in a synagogue in California, killing one.
The 21-year-old was also the first person to wear a hijab at the Miss Minnesota USA pageant in 2016.
Russian Orthodox believers came to Vysokopetrovsky Monastery in Moscow on Saturday on the eve of Easter to prepare for the holiest day in the Orthodox church calendar.
The church stands on the site where Jesus’s tomb is believed to have been located and the event attracts thousands of pilgrims each year.
Queen celebrates 93rd birthday at Easter service
People living in Petare - one of the poorest neighbourhoods of the capital of Venezuela, came together on Friday (April 19) to watch a re-enactment of the Passion of Christ.
Hundreds of male Catholic devotees in the Philippines marked Maundy Thursday, a Christian holy day, with a bloody ritual that involves self-flagellating to honour the suffering of Jesus Christ on the cross.
Here's a look at other European churches who have been hit by disaster... and survived.
The faithful got on their knees on Thursday to crawl up newly-unveiled marble steps, also known as Scala Sancta, at the Vatican.