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     Poll finds children are "bewildered" by Easter Audio
The Bible Society study's revealed a quarter of children believe the Golden Goose features in the Easter story. 

Events taking place across the UK as the Easter Weekend begins in earnest with Christians distributing 7,500 free Easter Eggs to communities over the weekend. 

The Queen begins Easter presenting coins to pensioners at the traditional Maundy Thursday service.
Poll finds Brits are sceptical over merits of Religion Audio
Just a third of those polled in the UK think religion has a positive role to play in their daily lives.
Tory MP defend PM's views on Christianity Audio
Writing in a Christian newspaper for Easter, David Cameron says he's experienced the "healing power" of religion.
Church leaders blast government on food poverty as figures soar Audio
Forty bishops and hundreds of church leaders have called on the government to tackle food poverty - as new figures show the numbers using foodbanks has trebled in 12 months.
The Church of England launches Easter twitter campaign Audio

It wants users to tweet about the meaning of Easter.

Ukraine on the brink of civil war, warns Russian PM Audio
Up to 11 people are reported dead in clashes at an air base in eastern Ukraine amid warnings the country is on the brink of war.
Christian scholar claims Virgin Mary was source for Gospel of Luke Audio

Dr Adam Bradford claims Jesus' mother wrote parts of the text because it's full of feminine words.

Ukraine president calls for UN peacekeepers to help the country regain control Audio
Armed separatists have been seizing and occupying key buildings in the east of the country.
Former Co-op Bank chairman and Methodist minister Paul Flowers charged over drug offences
He stepped down as its chairman last year following claims of illegal drug use and inappropriate expenses payments.
Hillsborough: Liverpool Cathedral marks 25th anniversary Audio
Church bell chimes across Liverpool marking the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster which claimed 96 lives.
Calls for Nigerian preacher to be banned from the UK Audio

Critics say Helen Ukpabio's reportedly used Christian prayer meetings in the UK to tell parents they're children could be servants of Satan.

Christian groups want CofE bishops to take action over marriage of gay priest Audio
There are calls for an Anglican priest who's entered into a same-sex marriage to be stripped of his title.
Busy lifestyles are bringing about 'mobile' Christianity, says study Audio

A survey by the Evangelical Alliance finds 90% of evangelicals regularly read the Bible, with many doing so on the move via apps on their phones.