Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia hosts US evangelical Christians, Israel supporters

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman holds two-hour talks with American Christians and Israel supporters at the palace.

Saudi Arabia hosts US evangelical Christians, Israel supporters

Israel

Israeli police forcibly remove Coptic protesters in Jerusalem

Several monks injured as police end protest against the renovation of Deir as-Sultan monastery in Jerusalem.

Israeli police forcibly remove Coptic protesters in Jerusalem

Religion

Russian Orthodox Church splits from Constantinople over Ukraine

The Constantinople Patriarchate's recognition of Ukraine's Orthodox Church as independent leads to Russia cutting ties.

Russian Orthodox Church splits from Constantinople over Ukraine

Nigeria

Nigeria's undercover atheists: In their words

In a country where religion is the rhythm of life, young atheists share their experiences of violence and ostracisation.

Nigeria's undercover atheists: In their words

Australia

Australian archbishop avoids prison after concealing child abuse

Philip Wilson was sentenced to 12 months for covering up sexual abuse of children by priest from the Catholic Church.

Australian archbishop avoids prison after concealing child abuse

India

'Parliament of religions': Kolkata's multi-faith street

From synagogues with Muslim caretakers to a Chinese temple with an Indian twist, this Kolkata area is a rich hub.

Tales from streets of mosques, synagogues, churches, temples

Opinion

How a letter by a Catholic archbishop incensed India's BJP

Archbishop Couto's letter should be seen in the context of growing anti-minority sentiment in India.

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Cardinal Joseph Zen: Why a Vatican-China deal will harm Catholics

Hong Kong's former bishop warns that a China-Vatican deal on bishops will harm China's Catholics and weaken the church.

Christianity

Prophet Caputa attracts pilgrims to see the Virgin Mary

Some attendees said they had smelled the scent of roses associated with Mary.

Prophet Caputa attracts pilgrims to see the Virgin Mary

Palestine

Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre reopens: 'This is a victory'

Palestinian Christians, pilgrims, celebrate church reopening after three days of closure in protest of Israeli policy.

Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre reopens: 'This is a victory'

Inside Story

Are Christians being targeted in Jerusalem?

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre closed its doors as a proposed law threatened to scrap centuries of precedent.

Jerusalem

Israel freezes tax legislation for Jerusalem churches

Following protests and international pressure, Israeli PM Netanyahu has suspended tax procedures on Jerusalem churches.

Israel suspends taxation legislation for Jerusalem's churches

Palestine

Jordan voices support for closure of Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre

In rare move, church leaders in Jerusalem close off one of Christianity's holiest shrines, citing discriminatory policy.

Jordan voices support for closure of Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre

Holding the Key: Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre

A look at Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre, its turbulent history and the different denominations using it.