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Coptic candidates for the Shūrá Council, the Upper House of Egypt's parliament, in al-Minya started an intensive campaign amidst a heated climate of competitiveness among the parties.   The Free Social Constitutional Party fielded a Coptic candidate, Sa'īd Bushrá Sulaymān while famed Coptic lawyer...
During the celebration on the honoring ceremony hosted by the Humanitarian Relief Committee in the Doctors Syndicate families of the Maspero martyrs complained because they were described as being merely “victims”.
 Coptic Orthodox Pope Shenouda III will extend congratulations to the people of Egypt over the first anniversary of the January 24, 2011 revolution during a sermon he will deliver from the United States via satellite on Wednesday, (January 25).   A source in the papal office told the Middle East...
Coptic Orthodox Pope Shenouda III is delivering his weekly sermon on Wednesday (January 25) through videoconference for the first time from Cleveland Clinic in the U.S. state of Ohio, where he is on a treatment trip. [Ashraf Sādiq, al-Ahrām, Jan. 22, p. 4]
According to Akhbār al-Yawm, the Coptic Al-Wasat Movement cited the Holy Synod as saying that terrorism drives us towards loving all.
Father Būlos Halīm, spokesperson and head of the Coptic Orthodox Church media office, has released today on the Church's official website, the fifth graduate retreat activities of the Coptic American Canadian Youth Bishopric (CACYB) that was held from June 2 to 4, this year under the theme “The...
Aiming at raising awareness through public information, the fourth conference of church media coordinators convened on Monday at the Logos Center of Anba Bishoy Monastery in Wādī al-Natrūn.
Head of the Coptic Evangelical Church rejects the conspiracy theory some are propagating on what concern the law on church construction, commenting that the three major Churches of Egypt had introduced amendments to the draft law that was eventually submitted to the Cabinet for approval last May.
President of the Egyptian Union for Human Rights Organization (EUHRO), Najīb Jūbra'īl, raised 21 issues that aim to clarify the scope of freedom Egyptian Christians enjoy in their country.
Pope Tawadros II, who is currently on a visit to Moscow, announced that he donates the award he received from Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and all Russia to build a new mosque and a new church in the new administrative capital east of Cairo.
In an aired TV program, Pope Tawadros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria, said that the Coptic Orthodox Church grants divorce and the right to remarry, only to the innocent party that has been cheated on.  
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, called on the newly formed Parliament to speed up the adoption of a unified law on houses of worship that regulates the construction of churches in Egypt.
A large number of activists and representatives of political movements on Thursday (January 19), started a march demanding the release of blogger Michael Nabīl, chanting slogans rejecting that civilians be brought before military courts. Nabīl's father, who participated in the march that started...
Calm has returned to the area of Ibn al-Hakam, Shubrā al-Khaymah, al-Qalyubia governorate, 30 kilometers north of Cairo, where a rumor on turning warehouses into a church was about to spark confrontations between Muslims and Copts.   Copts wanted to hold the Epiphany Mass inside a warehouse owned...
The Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo approved by majority during its annual meeting on Friday (January 20) on the ordaining of women as priests for the first time in the history of all Christian denomination in Egypt. Pastor Rif'at Fikrī, Chairman of the ETSC's information committee, said...
For the second time, Father Ebrām Emīl, secretary of Council of Priests in Alexandria, represented the Coptic Orthodox Church on behalf of Pope Tawadros II in the Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light, short HWPL, that was launched today in the South Korean capital, Seoul.  
Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury tweeted pictures of the visit of Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II at Evensong at Westminster Abbey on Friday 12th May 2017. Pope Tawadros II had arrived in England on Friday, to resume his first pastoral visit to the UK on Friday, May 5. Bishop Angaelos,...
For the first time since its establishment, the Egyptian Council of Churches (ECC) celebrates the Entry of the Holy Family into Egypt, on June 1, postponing its annual meeting for one day later.  
The Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt called on its diaspora congregations in the United States of America to gather in support of President `Abd al-Fattāh al-Sisi during his visit to New York to attend the UN General Assembly.
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of Saint Mark, delivered his weekly sermon Wednesday from the Church of the Virgin Mary in the Borj al-`Arab of Alexandria, celebrating the Coptic New Year, known as the Nayrūz feast, in commemoration of the era of martyrdom of...
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