Abortion | Oct. 23 2020

Polish high court declares congenital defects abortion provision unconstitutional

In Poland, the nation’s top court ruled Oct. 22 that a law allowing the abortion of fetuses with congenital defects is unconstitutional. The... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jul. 30 2020

Church fire in France raises alarms about intolerance toward Christians

In the wake of another destructive fire at a cathedral in France, a watchdog group is sounding the alarm on the rise of anti-Christian acts in... [READ MORE]

Europe | Apr. 15 2019

Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris ravaged by fire

A massive fire engulfed the 850-year-old Notre Dame Cathedral in the heart of Paris Monday evening (April 15), destroying the entire wooden frame... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jan. 28 2019

Officials in Belarus continue to deny church registrations

MINSK, Belarus — The Pentecostal Your Will Be Done Church has felt unable to meet for worship for fear of punishment, as officials have rejected... [READ MORE]

Europe | Nov. 14 2018

Bishops call for more female voices in church

VATICAN CITY — A report approved Oct. 27 at the Catholic Church’s Synod of Bishops on Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment... [READ MORE]

Europe | Oct. 24 2018

Christian bakers win UK ‘gay’ cake case

LONDON — In a case very similar to one in the United States, the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom has ruled in favor of a Northern Ireland... [READ MORE]

Europe | Oct. 24 2018

More Catholic bishops defrocked for abuse

VATICAN CITY — On Oct. 13, Pope Francis defrocked two more Chilean clergy accused of sexually abusing minors and signaled more openness concerning... [READ MORE]

Europe | Sep. 19 2018

Franklin Graham to preach despite protests

BLACKPOOL, England — Franklin Graham will be preaching at the three-night Lancashire Festival of Hope on Sept. 21–23 at the Winter Gardens... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jul. 15 2018

British officials affirm single-sex spaces

LONDON — British officials said in June that some single-sex spaces, including toilets, changing rooms and some single-sex activities will... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jul. 9 2018

Survey identifies Christian faithful in Europe

PARIS — A new survey by the Pew Research Center suggests the future of the church in Europe is not as bleak as it might look. The region has... [READ MORE]