Unification Church says it accepted ‘excessive’ donations from mother of suspect in Abe killing

The Unification Church, whose close ties with Japan’s governing party have emerged after the assassination of former prime minister Shinzo Abe, has acknowledged it accepted “excessive” donations from the suspect’s mother, and that it would need to seriously consider if… Read More »Unification Church says it accepted ‘excessive’ donations from mother of suspect in Abe killing

Australian Anglican church states it ‘declined to affirm same-sex marriage’ as conservatives break away

The senior bishop of the Anglican church in Australia says a breakaway diocese has been founded on “perplexing” beliefs and could confuse congregations in a “tragically divided world”. The Diocese of the Southern Cross was launched this week with the… Read More »Australian Anglican church states it ‘declined to affirm same-sex marriage’ as conservatives break away