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Egyptian Christians on Saturday celebrated the birth of Jesus Christ in All Saints Cathedral in Zamalek, West Cairo, amid tight security. Christians, who follow the western calendar, celebrate Christmas Eve 24th December and continue to the next day with prayers, religious ceremonies, exchanging...
After 160 years, the Egyptian House of Representatives finally passed the new law that sets new rules for the construction and restoration of churches in Egypt. However, further draft laws concerning Copts are now discussed between the parliament and the Egyptian churches. 
Bishop Gabriel, head of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Beni Suef and Bahnasa announced that the visit of Pope Tawadros II has been postponed to an undetermined date due to health problems preventing the pontiff from traveling long distances.  
The Central Committee of the Council of Churches (which contains Orthodox, Catholic, Evangelical, Episcopal and Greek Orthodox) will hold a joint prayer for Egypt at the beginning of the first meeting held by the Council for priests and pastors in the regions. The meeting is to be hosted by the...
At least 5,000 Coptic Orthodox Christians plan to travel to Jerusalem this year to undertake a pilgrimage to the Holy places, despite the unchanged declared position of the Egyptian Orthodox Church that rejects any form of normalization with Israel.
On February 27, Pope Tawadros II, Coptic Orthodox Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark, will disclose the name of the new metropolitan archbishop of Jerusalem, and enthrone him on the same day.
On March 28, 2010, I wrote an article on the importance of unity among Egypt's Christian communities, and called for the establishment of a local council for the churches of Egypt. Despite the fears of failure in the implementation, the responses to this call came positive and contrary to...
Dr. Rev. Andre Zaki head of the Egyptian Evangelical Church will lead a Church delegation tomorrow, Wednesday, to meet Pope Tawadros II in the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral.
The Evangelical General Congregation Council decided to hold another meeting on 20th January, to discuss the Personal Status Law for Coptic Evangelicals. The decision came after the meeting held today, led by Rev. Dr. Andrea Zaki, head of the Denomination.
Egyptian Churches dealt with the predicament of the simultaneity of the Western Christian on 25th December and the Eastern Christian 7th January with the grief of the Orthodox Church, after the death of 26 victims and injuring more than 40 others in the explosion in St Peter’s Church two Sundays...
The Coptic Orthodox Church has voiced its dismay at amendments to a draft law after two-week long discussions to reach agreement on its text formulation and meetings held between President Al-Sisi and Pope Tawadros II and members of the Holy Synod.
Egyptian MP `Abd Al-Rahīm `Ali praised the Egyptian Church for  its positive and effective cooperation with all of the African countries in general and with the Nile Basin countries in particular. 
Led by Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark, Egyptian bishops and priests from congregations in the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Oman and Qatar have held their first conference entitled "Challenges facing Gulf priests and their wives”.  The three-day...
In a message addressed to Egyptian Christian Expats, Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark, denounced protests planned to take place in front of the White House, U.S.A. over sectarian attacks in Egypt.  
Margaret `Āzer, deputy chairperson of the parliament human rights committee, commended Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark for the message he addressed to Egyptian Christian in the U.S. urging them not to demonstrate in front of the White House over sectarian attacks...
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark, received on Monday an Ethiopian church delegation headed by Bishop Lucās secretary of the Ethiopian Holy Synod, who was accompanied by Fathers Abraham and Desaglen. Both priests serve the Ehtiopian community living in Egypt.  
While Copts await the issuance of a church-building law before the end of this year, discussions have continued for a year and a half during which 13 drafts have been considered by the State and the church in an attempt to achieve consensus over its articles.  The law to be made, and which the...
It was in 1918, that the idea of Sunday schools first emerged in the Egyptian Orthodox Church. In commemoration of the Sunday School's 100th anniversary, Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St.Mark, assigned Anba Daniāl bishop of Al-Maadi diocese to administer a...
Heading a delegation from Egypt's Coptic Church, Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of Saint Mark, paid a visit on Wednesday, August 31 to the headquarters of Al-Azhar Al-Sharīf to extend good wishes to Grand Imam Dr. Ahmad al-Tayeb for the Feast of the Sacrifice....
Indeed, I do despise posters of laments and complaints, and all those who raise them in shame and humiliation. I hate to stand on the sidewalks of whining to view the suffering of weakness and submissiveness, requesting to lift the injustice done to individuals or groups for factional reasons or...
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