Trevor Grundy | Religion News Service

Stories by Trevor Grundy | Religion News Service
Church of England’s alternative baptism liturgy drops reference to devil

The Church of England de-devils its liturgy.

Fifty years later, C.S. Lewis’ legacy shines in US, not his homeland

CANTERBURY, England ( RNS) When he died on Nov. 22, 1963 hardly a soul blinked in Northern Ireland where he … Continued

Archbishop blasts British energy companies for price hikes

CANTERURY, England — Less than three months after he promised to take on payday lenders and create alternative church credit … Continued

Gender-based abortions spark outrage in England

CANTERBURY, England — A group of Christian lawyers plans to sue two medical doctors who have raised a storm of … Continued

In Scotland, nonreligious surpass the Church of Scotland

CANTERBURY, England — For the first time on record, the number of Scots with no religion outstrips those who belong … Continued

Saint G.K. Chesterton? Some delight, others worry about effort to canonize writer

CANTERBURY, England — Christians and Jews are mounting campaigns for and against a path to sainthood for British writer G.K. Chesterton … Continued

England debates full-face veils in courtrooms

CANTERBURY, England — A senior judge, leading members of Parliament and human rights activists are calling for an urgent debate … Continued

Wales admits women bishops, Church of England lags behind

CANTERBURY, England — The decision by the Church in Wales to consecrate women bishops means the Church of England — … Continued

Richard Dawkins under fire for ‘mild pedophilia’ remarks

CANTERBURY, England — Richard Dawkins, one of the world’s best-known and outspoken atheists, has provoked outrage among child protection agencies … Continued

Prince Charles to attend installation of Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis

CANTERBURY, England — Prince Charles will make history on Sunday (Sept. 1) when he attends the installation of Chief Rabbi … Continued