4th April, 2016

Children in the middle income South East Asian countries of Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand are facing simultaneous crises in over and under-nutrition, according to a new joint report from UNICEF, WHO and ASEAN.


1st April, 2016

The head of the Orthodox Church in Greece has appealed for help from international churches and the global community to "join forces" to help handle the refugee crisis besetting the country.

In a translation of

31st March, 2016

Mother Angelica, the founder of the global Roman Catholic media network, EWTN, has died at the age of 92.

Mother Mary Angelica, a member of the Poor Clares, founded the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) in

30th March, 2016

As many as one in 10 of those who have fled Syria due to the conflict there will need to be permanently resettled, the UN refugee agency has said.

UNHCR said in a statement issued on

29th March, 2016

The percentage of Americans who pray or believe in God reached a record low during 2014, according to new research published last week.

Led by San Diego State University psychology professor, Jean M Lange, the

29th March, 2016

CELEBRATING CHRIST AT EASTER: Wesley Mission's Rev Keith Garne with Lindt Cafe siege survivor Louisa Hope at Wesley

28th March, 2016

Unidentified assailants on 21st March kidnapped three church leaders at gunpoint in northern Nigeria, Christian leaders said.

The armed men stormed a church prayer camp site in the city of Kaduna, where the

24th March, 2016


WHO'S ATTENDING? A Pew survey has found women are more likely

23rd March, 2016



Tunisia, Paris and, yesterday morning, Brussels. There can be no doubt that Europe and Europeans are now the objects of consistent threats from terror cells.

23rd March, 2016

People with albinism continue to be hunted for witchcraft rituals, spawning a lucrative market in their body parts, according to a new UN report.

In her first report to the UN Human Rights Council, Ikponwosa Ero,

22nd March, 2016

American evangelist Will Graham will join with a number of other international and Australian evangelists in a one-day seminar in Sydney this May.

Mr Graham, the grandson of Billy Graham, has preached at a number of

22nd March, 2016

Pope Francis opened his own Instagram account last weekend and, as of Tuesday morning, has already gained 1.6 million followers.

The pope, who is using the username @Franciscus, Latin for Francis, had only made six posts

21st March, 2016

More than 250,000 children have had their lives disrupted Colombia thanks to the ongoing conflict there in the three years since peace talks began, according to UNICEF.

The organisation said that of that figure, 230,000 have

21st March, 2016

Four Bible translators have recently been murdered by militants in an unnamed location in the Middle East, Bible translating ministry Wycliffe Associates reports.

According to Wycliffe, a raid took place on the translators’ office. Two of

18th March, 2016

US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday that the so-called Islamic State has committed genocide against Christians and other minority groups in the Middle East.

In a press conference at the State Department, Mr




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