Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez’s Socialist party on Monday asked parliament to set up an expert committee to investigate child sex abuse within the Catholic Church.
The leader of the Cyprus Orthodox Church has warned he would suspend a dozen unvaccinated priests from Tuesday if they continue to defy church rules on Covid-19.
All hell broke loose at a church on Christmas day after one churchgoer attacked another forcing him to retaliate!
An apostle and his accomplice are behind bars for sex trafficking. They targeted poverty-stricken women in King Williams Town.
Sick and poverty-stricken women were brought into the church to be assisted, but instead, they were sexually assaulted.
Prosperity gospel: A pastor from Plumstead in Cape Town made headlines after he handed over a third vehicle to churchgoers in need this past Sunday.
All this comes as Hillsong Church founder Brian Houston stepped down and faces allegations he covered up abuse allegations
Latecomers were refused entry to a church service in the Eastern Cape. A viral video of the scuffle outside has since gone viral.
The church groups are complaining that they were not part of government’s decision to limit the number of people attending services.
The Association of Catholic Priests also expressed dismay, calling on the broadcaster, RTÉ, to commit to a review of their polices and approaches to reporting on the Christian faith, and to submit the findings for public review.
The women, whose identities have been withheld, have told similar stories about their encounters with the pastor
Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary face charges including money laundering, fraud and the contravention of the Prevention of Organised Crime Act (Poca)
Worshippers in Centurion were left shell-shocked when a gang of armed robbers stormed their church – but the situation soon flipped on its head.
Former Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries members have lodged a formal complaint with the Human Rights Commission.
Police are still processing the events that led up to a hostage drama in Zuurbekom on Saturday after arresting around 50 ‘hitmen’.
Police are still on the scene diffusing a hostage situation at the International Pentecost Holiness Church in Zuurbekom, Gauteng.
Some congregants are not ready to return to church under Level 3. They fear that the pandemic may worsen over the winter months.
The EFF MP did not hold back and told Reverend Kenneth Meshoe to stop gambling with people’s lives
Cogta Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said that religious gatherings and counselling is considered an essential service from Level 3.
Bishop Bheki Ngcobo also said that churches should be compensated for the time that it was out of service during lockdown Levels 4 and 5.
Even those politicians advocating for a softer lockdown have questions about the rules of religious gatherings at Level 3, claiming ‘church is not essential’.
The Reformed Churches in South Africa have asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to make an exception for Sunday gatherings during lockdown.
The religious community in Cape Town has been left reeling by acts of mindless vandalism over the weekend, leaving St Mary’s Cathedral in an awful state.
The church is getting a bad wrap during the pandemic, with the pastor gathering congregants despite lockdown measures being in place.
Maranatha Reformed Church of Christ (MRCC) has cancelled the Easter pilgrimage, conferences, and other gatherings until further notice to curb the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).