News by Religion and Belief

An abiding interest in religion shared with popes and cardinals

April 9, 2021

Prince Philip, although not a religious leader, maintained an abiding interest in religion which he shared with popes and catholic cardinals he met throughout his time as consort.
The duke listened quietly as faith leaders and scientists made sense of the world

April 9, 2021

Prince Philip co-founded St George’s House Windsor, where he would quietly listen as scientists and senior clergy spoke on equal terms to make sense of the world
Prince Philip’s pivotal role in inspiring faith action on the environment

April 9, 2021

Prince Philip saw that working with the major faiths around the world would bring new partners to the struggle to protect people and planet.
Prince Philip has died after a life of service

April 9, 2021

The husband of Queen Elizabeth II had a life interwoven with religion, as Rosie Dawson explores in her obituary
Religion news 9 April

April 8, 2021

Northern Ireland church leaders appeal for calm; Archbishop of Canterbury admits mistakes in first lockdown that closed churches; Church leaders stage debate on government racism report titled: A Moment of Dishonour
Religion news 8 April

April 7, 2021

Starmer’s apology for visiting Jesus House provokes backlash Sir Keir Starmer’s apology for visiting the majority black church Jesus House has provoked a furious response from conservative Christians. The Labour leader visited the church on Good Friday to see a vaccination centre, meet NHS frontline workers and young black church members. But after the church’s views on LGBTQ+ issues were...