Methodist church to allow same-sex marriage in the UK

July 5, 2021 News Room SA 0

The Methodist Church has become the largest religious denomination in the United Kingdom (UK) to allow same-sex marriage. The proposal to allow same-sex marriages was […]

Ethiopian Orthodox Church head says Tigray conflict is genocide

May 25, 2021 News Room SA 0

The head of the Ethopian Orthodox Church, Abune Mathias, has accused the government of wanting to destroy Tigray. “They are working day and night to […]

Religious sector gears up to challenge possible restrictions over Easter weekend

March 26, 2021 News Room SA 0

Johannesburg – Leaders in the religious sector want East worship services to go ahead, despite concerns over the third wave of increased Covid-19 infections. Churches […]

Muslim worship helps quell South African ganglands

March 2, 2021 News Room SA 0

Cape Town – A group of Islamic scholars in Cape Town has been on a mission for the past three years to bring peace to […]

Tanzania church warns of Covid despite president’s denial

January 27, 2021 News Room SA 0

The Catholic church in Tanzania has warned of a surge in Covid-19 infections and fatalities in the country, contradicting President John Magufuli’s narrative that “there […]

Serbian Orthodox Patriarch Irinej dies

November 20, 2020 News Room SA 0

Serbia’s leading religious figure has died after contracting coronavirus, the country’s president has confirmed. Patriarch Irinej, the 90-year-old head of the Serbian Orthodox Church, tested […]

Bishop Zondo is a murderer who also raped many kids in church, CRL commission hears

November 12, 2020 News Room SA 0

Johannesburg – Allegations of sexual abuse, rape, money laundering and exploitation against Bishop Bafana Stephen Zondo of Rivers of Living Waters Church were laid bare […]

Religious leaders pushing for Malaria elimination in Western province, Zambia

November 10, 2020 News Room SA 0

Over 35 religious leaders from seven different church mother bodies in Zambia pledged to support the country’s goal to eliminate malaria through advocacy and resource […]

KwaSizabantu: Boys sodomised and girls forced to reveal thighs for beatings, CRL commission hears

November 4, 2020 News Room SA 0

Durban – Allegations of severe abuse, torture, sodomy, rape and virginity testing at KwaSizabantu Mission’s Domino Servite School (DSS) have been outlined by a witness […]

At least seven killed in blast at Pakistan religious school

October 27, 2020 News Room SA 0

Peshawar – At least seven students were killed and scores more wounded on Tuesday in a bomb attack on a Koran study class at a […]