News by Religion and Belief

Religion news 16 September 2021

September 15, 2021

Pope unequivocal - abortion is homicide and a pastoral not political problem; Justin Welby says women pioneers build bridges across faith differences; BBC former religious affairs editor Martin Bashir will not be prosecuted over Diana interview
Religion news 14 September 2021

September 13, 2021

Church of England archbishops clash over assisted suicide; Global religious leaders consider response to impact of pandemic; Animal welfare food labelling must not disparage religion; Thieves make off with grapes intended for communion wine in Kansas City
Factsheet: Islam in Britain

September 13, 2021

There are at least 3.3m Muslims living in the UK, and British Islam is home to a wide variety of traditions, streams, and denominations, many informed by the places where Muslim communities initially emigrated from
We need to have a conversation: how black and Jewish communities are linked in the UK

September 11, 2021

The Jewish museum in London has an exhibition of black Jewish communities in the UK explaining the history of people who have felt marginalised and invisible,
Religion news 10 September 2021

September 9, 2021

New religious alliance in favour of assisted dying; Multi faith climate change pilgrimage to Glasgow; Death threats against organisers of Dismantling Global Hindutva conference
Religion news 9 September 2021

September 8, 2021

The religious credentials of Afghanistan’s new prime minister; Catholic campaigners protest against the arms trade at the Excel Centre; Today is "Buy a Priest a Beer Day”