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Nadīr Shukrī, Spokesman of the Copts Front for Support of Egypt, warned of the development of a situation on Friday in Al-Hūsainiyya city in Al-Sharqiyya Governorate.  After a Christian man killed a Muslim girl, incitement erupted against the Copts and the incident was exploited by terrorist groups...
Coptic Catholic Bishop of Guīza, Antonios `Azīz said that Corporate Prayers for the Unity Of Churches is an annual liturgy that is overseen by the Middle East Churches Council beside the Egyptian Churches Council.
Pope Tawadros II, Patriarch of The Holy See of St. Marc emphasized that all Christians are complied to fulfill unity among them, as this is Jesus Christ's wish to be united into one body.
Church sources confirmed that Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Marc has pledged his weekly sermon scheduled for tomorrow for the unity among churches of all Christian denominations in accordance with the framework set by the Egyptian Churches Council.
The Egyptian Episcopal celebrated the funeral ceremony of her former Bishop Ghais `Abd al-Malek1, in the All-Saints Cathedral, Zamalek, Cairo.  Died at the age of 85 years, Bishop Ghais presided the Episcopal Church in the Middle East and Jerusalem from 1984 to 2000.   1Bishop Ghais `Abd al-Malek...
The Coptic Church considers people who lost their lives on account of being Christian as "martyrs", hence, bury them in a collective grave. Long is the list of names of Egyptian Christians who were target of recent terror attacks, and became the 'martyrs' of modern time.
Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, launched yesterday, Sunday, the dialogue between the Eastern Orthodox and Catholic Churches.
The Middle East Churches and the Egyptian Churches Council organize a conference in Cairo, Egypt from February 13-20, 2016 to affirm their unity under the slogan “We are called to roll together the stone away!”1 1referring to the hope for a better life (Gospel of Mark the Evangelist, Chapter 16,...
Cairo - A widespread debate between the three Egyptian Churches (Orthodox, Evangelical, and Catholic) has ensued around the preparations of the Personal Status Law draft for Egyptian Christians, in the hope to present it to Parliament during the new session and have it officially passed, in the...
The Coptic Evangelical Church, speaking through its media spokesman, Dr. Rev. Ikrām Lam`ī, stated that it met to discuss points of agreement and disagreement in the draft Personal Status Law proposed by the Coptic Orthodox Church.  Lam`ī confirmed to Sada al-Balad that among points of...
Despite the similarity of the ecclesiastical rituals and traditions of the Easter celebration and prayer between the late Coptic Orthodox Patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church, Pope Kyrillos IV and his successors, Pope Shenouda III and Pope Tawadros II, the circumstances that have changed over...
Coptic thinker Jamal Asʿad said that the number of Copts who traveled to Israel doubled during the year 2015, pointing out that the exceptional visit of Pope Tawadros II to lead the funeral prayer for Bishop Abraham, the Metropolitan Archbishop of Jerusalem and the Near East played a role in this...
The historical ban of the Coptic Orthodox Church on its followers from visiting the holy sites in Jerusalem has recently witnessed a significant change, as Copts continue to visit and defy the ban which includes excommunication and thousands of annual trips are made during Easter holiday from Cairo...
Dr. Rev. Andre Zaki, head of the Anglican Communion in Egypt, announced that Egyptian Churches do not accept any foreign intervention in Egyptian issues.
The Supreme Administrative Court headed by Counselor Dr. ‘Abd al- Fattaḥ  Abū al-Layl,  Deputy  Chairman of the State Council, adjourned yesterday, the lawsuit filed by Archbishop Munīr Anīs;  to overrule the Supreme Administrative Ruling of denying to recognize the Anglican community in Egypt, to...
Father Bimen, coordinator of the relations between the Egyptian and Ethiopian churches confirmed that cooperation between the two churches is not affected by politics. 
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and the Patriarch of the Saint Mark , said  that the Coptic Orthodox Church has cordially welcome the historic visit of the Saudi King, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salmān bin ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz Āl Saʿūd.
  The Egyptian Churches Council issued a statement in response to the interference of the United States Department in Egyptian internal affairs and the proposal submitted by a US congressman on restoring Churches in Egypt.  
Rev. Būlus Halīm, the Spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church, reaffirmed the Church’s opposing position on Copts trips to Jerusalem, reiterating that the ban has not changed over the course of time. 
Commenting on the refusal of the Coptic Orthodox Church to pray over the body of a dead protestant bridegroom in Atildam village in Minya, head of the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR), Najīb Jubra'īl, said: “The Church does not refuse praying over the body of dead Christians,...
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