WA’s first female Anglican archbishop Kay Goldsworthy seems to have a side gig — that of landlord.
Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has stressed in an interview that he stepped down knowingly and that "there is only one pope".
The traditional Anzac Day parade in Melbourne will go ahead following a Friday meeting between RSL Victoria and the state government.
Another Liberal candidate is embroiled in pre-election controversy, with revelations a church she co-founded with her husband is telling followers COVID-19 was ‘God’s power at work’.
The 2021 Sydney Mardi Gras season has begun and will culminate in the famous parade being held in a different way this year at the SCG.
Bishop Porfirije Peric has been elected to lead a church of 12 million people in the former Yugoslavia and dioceses in Australia, the US and western Europe.
Bishops want more Catholic students and staff in their schools, as the church marks 200 years of Catholic education in Australia.
A Perth pastor has defended his ultra-conservative church, assuring his congregation that ‘everyone’ is welcome to come to the services that it holds in a public school auditorium.
An ultra-conservative church that denounces homosexuality and same-sex marriage, and demands women are subservient is preaching its gospel in a public school auditorium.
A performance featuring dancers made up to look African during the Chinese state broadcaster's Lunar New Year gala show has come under fire.
The coronavirus pandemic looms large over lunar new year celebrations in China, with strict instructions used to persuade many millions not to travel.
The Funeral Mass for former Catholic Archbishop of Adelaide Philip Wilson has been told he felt no self-pity over facing legal issues in his final years.
Tapping into the mastery of centuries-old design, a renovated Hindu temple has opened to members of one of Australia's fastest-growing religions.
Canberra doctor Clara Tuck Meng Soo has sensationally returned her Order of Australia Medal, a protest to the decision to award tennis great Margaret Court the highest possible Australia Day honour.
Pope Francis has sent a message of support to Joe Biden, as a leading US Catholic has condemned the new President's pro-choice stand on abortion.
Perth’s Catholic Archbishop has apologised for the “horror” of the sexual abuse inflicted by a priest on an altar boy — who more than 40 years on received a record $2.45 million compensation payment.
A former altar boy abused by a paedophile priest will receive $2.5 million in compensation — the highest known sum the Church in Australia has been forced to pay a survivor of historic sex abuse.
Philip Wilson, a former Archbishop of Adelaide who was convicted but later acquitted on charges of covering up child sex abuse, has died suddenly aged 70.
A report has revealed the grim infant death toll and cruelty at Catholic Church-run homes for unwed mothers in Ireland, with about 9000 children dying in all.
Pope Francis has reaffirmed that women cannot be priests but changed church law to explicitly allow them to do more things during Mass.
A celebration of the woman on the path to becoming Australia's second saint has been held in a Sydney church one hundred years after she died.
The Summernats car festival has shifted from Canberra to Sydney due to the COVID-19 pandemic but will still host plenty of events for car lovers.
NSW has recorded zero new local COVID-19 cases over its 24-hour reporting window but a northern beaches case after the cut-off time has sparked concern.
Jehovah’s Witnesses will be stripped of their charity tax exemptions after failing to sign up to the national redress scheme to pay compensation to child sexual abuse survivors.
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