- Conscience and the Commons
Following his election as Lib Dem leader, Tim Farron was grilled by the media about his beliefs as an evangelical Christian. Has the focus on faith, which began with Tony Blair, reached the point where it is harder than ever to hold religious beliefs and play an active role in political life?
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The Bishop of Lancaster has revealed plans to hand over the running of dwindling parishes to religious communities after similar groups rescued two historic churches in his diocese.
America is yet to realise Dr Martin Luther King’s dream of racial equality, a senior US cleric has said.
Fatherhood is in crisis because of gender warfare and the degradation of the family, the Bishop of Portsmouth has warned.
The proportion of Britons who believe in the core tenets of Christianity has risen despite a decline in Church attendance, new research has revealed.
Plans are under way for Pope Francis to address Congress and the United Nations during his trip to the US in September, a member of the visit’s organising committee has revealed.
Pope Francis has stressed that, despite church doctrine against contraception, Catholics fail to practice "responsible parenthood" when they have too many children.
Russia’s Orthodox Church has unveiled a new “Orthodox financial system” to counteract Western sanctions, as Patriarch Kirill appealed to citizens not to “dramatise” the current decline of the rouble.
A fund-raising campaign by the Archdiocese of Westminster has raised almost £40 million in gifts and pledges.
The Prime Minister has said there is a right to offend someone’s religious faith – disagreeing with Pope Francis’ comments on freedom of speech.
Hundreds of thousands of Filipinos lined the streets of Manila this morning to catch a final glimpse of the Pope Francis as he travelled to the airport to fly home from a week-long trip to Asia which culminated in a Mass that drew more than 6 million people.