The author reviews an old article of Pope Shenouda published
in 1951. The
article expresses the Pope’s opinion on the idea of establishing a churches union.
The author describes his visit to the al-Muqattam Monastry and to the cave of St. Polā.
The author writes about the history and current status of the Coptic
Museum, having been recently
inaugurated by President Mubārak after restoration works.
Mubārak recently inaugurated the Coptic Museum which
reopened its doors after the completion of renovation
works. The museum contains more than 14 thousand rare
Money may push many to commit illegal acts. Here
author explains how many churches were robbed by certain people who managed to deceive Christian religious men,
making use of the “religious bond”.
investigates a visit to Egypt by a delegation
of Israeli students from the University of Ben-Gurion under the
declared objective of letting Israeli
students get closer to Arab and Islamic culture.
The Culture and Media Committee at the
People’s Assembly has
called for launching an Islamic satellite channel so as to defend Islam.
Ashley Makar writes about the concept of martyrdom in Egypt, the Alexandria incidents, where a Muslim man ran amuck with a knife, stabbing worshippers and killing one man and the image Egyptians have of ‘the other.’
The author recounts the history of the Jewish ghetto in Old Cairo and the
synagogues in Egypt, as well as
the activities of Jews who used to inhabit that ghetto.
Old Cairo is one of the most
important places for religious tourism in Egypt, as the Hanging Church, the oldest church in the world and Amr Ibn
Al-A’as mosque, the oldest mosque in Egypt are located there. Both the church and the mosque are restored at the
expenses of the State. There is no...