Dublin News

Large Dublin church to be demolished

High running costs and falling attendance lead to demolition of Finglas church. The Church of the Annunciation in the north Dublin suburb Finglas is to demolished to make way for a smaller church a...
Copenhagen News

Home burials in Denmark

Burials on private property are creeping up in Denmark, according to a report in the English language paper The Copenhagen Post. Last year 52 families were granted permission to bury urns on their...
Copenhagen News

Copenhagen gets first minaret

Denmark's first mosque with a minaret and dome is nearing completion in Copenhagen on the corner of Rovsingsgade and Vingelodden in outer Nørrebro. The Sunni mosque also has classrooms, a re...
Copenhagen News

Churches to close in Copenhagen

Fourteen churches are to close in Copenhagen because of decreasing Church of Denmark congregations and declining population in some city areas. There are another two possible closures on the list of 1...
Jersey News

Jersey’s Odeon cinema bought by Freedom Church

The aging and problematic site of Jersey
Oxford News

Sikh temple contested in east Oxford

Neighbours are objecting to requests for planning permission for a Sikh temple in Marston in east Oxford. The house has been used unofficially as a temple since 2006 but repeated complaints about nois...
Oxford News

Campaign to re-open Bath Street mosque

An Oxford mosque, which was the first to open in the city but has been closed since 2004, has been under pressure to reopen. The Bath Street mosque, which opened in 1968, has stood empty for five year...
Brussels News

Proposals for new mosque

The Union des Centres Islamiques de Belgique has put forward proposals for a new seven-storey mosque to be built in the heart of Brussels' Turkish community on rue de Saint-Josse. The 11,000 sqm b...
Berlin News

First Imam training school opens in Berlin

The Institut Buhara, Germany
Oxford News

Oxford Sikhs to lose place of worship.

The Sikh community in Oxford is to lose the right to worship in a private residence in Cherwell Drive which has been home to its Gurdwara (
Jersey News

St Helier church appeals for funds.

The town church, the historic parish church of Jersey capital, St Helier, could close if the dean of the island does not get
Copenhagen News

Ten churches to close in Copenhagen.

Dwindling attendances and falling revenues are behind the probable closure of ten churches in the diocese of Copenhagen. The diocese
Madrid News

Madrid churches:

The Catholic archbishop of Madrid Antonio M
Berlin News

Hindus in Berlin: Berlin park to house Hindu temple.

The 50-hectare Hasenheide park in the Berlin suburb of Neukoelln is soon to be home to the largest Hindu temple in continental Europe. Serving the German capital
Jersey News

Latin Mass returns to Jersey.

The traditional Latin Mass is being celebrated regularly once again in a Jersey Roman Catholic church. This traditional (