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Living in Love and Faith: ‘What it means to be human’

The Church of England has published its long- awaited resource, Living in Love and Faith, aimed at enabling Christians to explore issues of identity, sexuality, relationships and marriage. The timetable for considering the documents and deciding on policy could be as swift as two years.

Religion news 6 November

Cardinal predicts government U-turn on public worship as Health Secretary says conversations continue Cardinal Vincent Nichols, leader of the Catholic Church in […]

Colourful festival to celebrate marriage and sisterhood

Understanding the Hindu festival of Karva Chauth, when wives celebrate their marriage by dressing again as brides, feasting with each other before dawn, and then staying with the sisterhood while fasting for a day.

Religion news 2 November

Faith groups resist government’s plan to ban public worship; Greek Orthodox priest shot and critically injured in France; Sikh charity offers help for 10,000 homeless in London alone