Middle East Christians Association issued statistics on the number of churches and mosques in Egypt.
Kamāl Zākhir Mūsá, coordinator of the laymen’s conference, has reportedly criticized the Secretary of the Holy Synod Bishop Bīshūy for exploiting the ongoing church’s conference on doctrine in al-Fayyūm to settle old scores.
‘Amr Bayyūmī reports on the statements of Bishop Bīshūy, secretary-general of the Coptic Orthodox Holy Synod and bishop of Damietta, about Israel’s policies towards Christianity and Islam.
In his weekly sermon at al-‘Abbāsīyah Cathedral, Pope Shenouda advised the Coptic youth to avoid discussing matters of creed because it causes many problems and creates intolerance.
The following presents a report on poverty in Egypt, and specifically how this issue is being addressed by the Coptic Orthodox Church in an attempt to alleviate the suffering of Egyptians.
Pope Shenouda issued a document in which he called for innovation in the clerical discourse in the Coptic Orthodox Church. While the document could gain the appreciation of the Coptic Orthodox clergymen and a considerable number of activist laymen, another group of the laymen considers it both a...
Dr. Murād Wahbah writes about his personal experience in the dispute between late Pope Kyrillos VI and late Father Mattá al-Miskīn.
Pope Shenouda criticizes the recent Vatican Document that was released last month, believing that the document, which attacked the Protestant and Orthodox churches, contradicts the spirit of love and unity.
Kamīl Ḥalīm, head of the Coptic Community in the United States, denies that the system governing the distribution of U.S. aid and funding has been directed at the Coptic community in Egypt.
Further incidents of sectarian sedition arise in al-Fayyūm following the destruction of a wall. Debates have been raised as to if the original building at the center of the controversy had been a church, or a school.