In a preliminary hearing today at the Royal Courts of Justice, Ben Emmerson QC updated Justice Goddard, who is chairing the inquiry which could last at least another five years. He said that 114 sources of information were being considered, along with case studies relating to church abuse, including in the Chichester Diocese.
The French Catholic Bishops have called for a day of fasting on Friday in response to the murder yesterday of the 86-year-old priest Jacques Hamel in Normandy
Beneath the surface, there is a tension between this Pope and a country which has veered towards a hard-right approach to immigration and which still sees John Paul II as "the Pope"
The Archbishop of York and four bishops have been accused of misconduct by a Church of England priest who claims they failed to act on allegations that he was repeatedly raped by another vicar in 1984, when he was 16
LaHaye was a prominent figure in conservative evangelical circles for most of his life, and his views were rarely uncontroversial.
"All the false god of this world has to offer is a pile of crap disguised as pleasure for a season that leads to death in the end."
If people could not come to the church, the church will come to them to bring them the Good News.
The evangelist and author best known for the "Left Behind' series Tim LaHaye has passed away at the age of 90.
Here is the pontiff's full itinerary for World Youth Day 2016 celebrations from 27-31 July.
The new Bishop of Tewkesbury has been announced as the Venerable Robert Springett, current Archdeacon of Cheltenham.
A pastor in Nigeria who chained up and starved his nine-year-old son has been arrested after the boy was rescued in a police raid.
A gay Church of England priest has quit in order to marry his long-term male partner.
The Roman Catholic Church—the world's largest Christian church with over 1.27 billion members—is now the "church in the wilderness" in the Philippines, the third biggest Catholic nation in the world with some 84 million Catholics, next only to Brazil (125 million) and Mexico (98.8 million).
She's been called many names: apostle to the apostles, a sinner turned saint, feminist icon, Jesus' disciple and Jesus' wife.
This ancient Christian country coveted by major powers is showing the world how a nation can survive by never relenting in its defence of its faith.