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July 3, 2009

A 60-year old Church of England vicar, who is accused of carrying out invalid marriages, has appeared in court charged with aiding people unlawfully to enter Britain. The Rev. Alex Brown of St. Peter's and St. Paul's Church at the town...

June 17, 2009

Zimbabwe's prime minister, Morgan Tsvangirai, is to address Zimbabweans living in exile in Britain, including Christian leaders, when he visits London on June 20 to brief them about the situation in the beleaguered southern African state...

June 15, 2009

A Church of England bishop has launched a stinging attack on some members of the middle classes for consuming excessive amounts of alcohol in their comfortable homes and setting a bad example to working class youths roaming the streets of...

March 25, 2009

British church leaders will join campaigners in London on a march for jobs, justice and concern for the climate before an April 2 summit in the British capital of leaders from the Group of 20 leading economies from the developed and...

January 25, 2009

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and Archbishop of York John Sentamu have joined in British condemnation of a decision by their national broadcaster not to air a charity appeal for aid to Gaza. Williams, the spiritual leader of...

November 10, 2008

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has described Bishop Sebastian Bakare of Harare, Zimbabwe as a "deeply respected and courageous leader who has spoken out not only against injustices in his community but also against corruption...

September 24, 2008

Karl Marx, the intellectual father of modern communism, was partly right in his criticism of capitalism, Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has said in an article about the crisis hitting the world's financial markets.   "...

August 27, 2008

A senior African Anglican bishop has issued a plea to the world's media to be more "gracious and balanced" in its reporting about issues facing Christians, particularly those relating to the 77-million-strong Anglican...

June 12, 2008

Two archbishops are to be present at the funeral service at Llandaff Cathedral in Wales for the religious affairs writer and broadcaster Christopher Morgan.   The celebrant at Morgan's funeral on June 20 is to be Archbishop of...

March 9, 2008

Mauled by the media for suggesting aspects of Sharia Law should be incorporated into the British legal system, Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has become something of a hero -- even a Christian legend -- in Muslim-dominated...

February 25, 2008

A 6.5 million British pounds (US$13 million) multi-faith center is to be built in Guildford, southern England with separate worship areas for Christians, Jews, Muslims, Sikhs and a further shared space for Buddhists and Hindus....

February 8, 2008

A suggestion by Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams that certain aspects of Islamic Sharia law be incorporated into the British legal system has triggered a political fury and a heated debate on religious tolerance. Williams, who is...

January 7, 2008

The Muslim Council of Britain has described as "alarming" a statement made by Rochester Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali that some parts of the country have become "no-go" areas for non-Muslims. Writing in the Sunday Telegraph newspaper on...

November 5, 2007

A Church of England bishop has warned that the big supermarket chains in Britain are putting farming livelihoods at risk by forcing down prices through their buying power.   "The business practices of the major food retailers...

October 30, 2007

Teachers and lecturers who do not adhere to a "Christian ethos" could face future employment difficulties at U.K. colleges and universities sponsored by the Church of England.   An October 25 report in the country's Times...

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