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Thumbnail st matthews church rastrick which is shared by anglicans and methodists credit tim green via flickr cc by 20 cna Anglicans, Methodists in UK consider sharing ministers

London, England, Jun 29, 2017 / 06:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Methodist Church in Britain and the Church of England announced Sunday that each...

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Thumbnail british prime minister david cameron credit number 10 via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna 4 7 15jpg Britain stands with persecuted Christians, prime minister affirms

Easter is a perfect time to take note of all that Christianity has done for Great Britain and to support those persecuted for their faith, UK prime...

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Thumbnail candles credit unsplash cna 1 Cardinal Nichols decries London terror attack, offers prayers

After a terrorist attack on a commuter train left more than 20 people injured in London on Friday, Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster decried...

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Thumbnail charlie gard  photo charlie gards gofundme page cna Charlie Gard raises questions of parents' rights, government limits

London, England, Jul 25, 2017 / 03:18 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- For the past few months the world has watched closely as the parents of a gravely ill...

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Thumbnail charliegard facebookcharliegardcharliesfight 040717 cna Charlie Gard will not be transferred to Vatican Hospital

Vatican City, Jul 4, 2017 / 03:22 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The London hospital where Charlie Gard is living his last days has refused a transfer...

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Thumbnail prescription pills credit 18percentgrey shutterstock cna Christians and Muslims are both concerned for the future of UK pharmacists

London, England, Jan 26, 2017 / 04:37 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Proposed standards for U.K. medical professionals could force them to violate their...

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Thumbnail nun 2 at the prayer vigil for consecrated life in st peters square jan 28 2016 credit alexey gotovskiy cna Contemplative religious sisters are coming to this English diocese

The Diocese of Lancaster announced Friday that the Sisters Adorers of the Royal Heart of Jesus Christ Sovereign Priest, an order of contemplative...

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Thumbnail london credit jacob surland via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 10 6 15 Could 'British values' anti-extremism push jeopardize Catholics?

A government proposal in the United Kingdom to set up an anti-extremism commission could unjustly affect faithful Christians, Bishop Mark Davies of...

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Thumbnail by photographeeeu via shutterstock cna size 'Extreme' abortion push in UK prompts outcry from doctors

London, England, Jun 30, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In response to an ongoing effort in the U.K. to allow abortions to take place up to...

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Thumbnail cardinal vincent nichols speaks with journalists about the human trafficking conference held at the vatican april 9 10 2014 credit andreas dueren cna cna 4 11 14 Faith leaders join in condemnation of UK assisted dying bill

Various religious leaders have joined their voices to denounce a bill seeking to legalize assisted suicide for the terminally ill in parts of the...

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Thumbnail charlie gard  photo charlie gards gofundme page cna Gard family announces that Charlie has died

A spokesperson for the parents of terminally ill British infant Charlie Gard has reported that their “beautiful boy” has died. Gard, 11 months-old,...

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Thumbnail pregnant credit unsplash cna In UK, abortion clinic inspections have consequences

London, England, Aug 24, 2016 / 12:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- British inspectors have barred some abortions at Marie Stopes International due to...

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Thumbnail charlie gard cna London hospital seeks another hearing in Charlie Gard case

London, England, Jul 7, 2017 / 04:46 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Great Ormond Street Hospital in London is applying for a new hearing with the high court...

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Thumbnail father martin xavier vazhachira Mystery surrounds death of priest who went missing in UK

Edinburgh, Scotland, Jun 26, 2017 / 03:23 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A priest who was reported missing last week from his parish in Edinburgh, Scotland...

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Thumbnail wedding rings credit tekke via flickr cc by nd 20 03 05 2015 cna N. Ireland high court: No European right to 'gay marriage'

Northern Ireland’s High Court has rejected two legal challenges that sought to recognize same-sex unions as marriages, saying it is a matter for...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on may 28 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 7 cna 5 28 14 Pope asks for parents' wishes to be respected in Charlie Gard case

Vatican City, Jul 2, 2017 / 01:41 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Stepping into a tumultuous legal battle involving a UK couple's push for a say in the...

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Thumbnail pope francis speaks to journalists on the flight from rome to armenia june 24 2016 credit edward pentin cna Pope Francis: Europe must ensure peaceful coexistence after Brexit

Pope Francis has said the result of the U.K.’s referendum to leave the European Union reflects the “will of the people” and that there is now a...

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Thumbnail flag of scotland credit james stringer via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 9 3 14 1 Scottish bishops encourage cooperation, involvement in wake of vote

Following a historic vote in which Scotland rejected independence from the U.K., the Bishop’s Conference of Scotland recognized the decision and...

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