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 Egypt’s President al-Sīsī has just visited the Papal Headquarters in the Cathedral of St. Mark in ʿAbāsiyya, and was received by His Holiness Pope Tawāḍrūs II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark.
Dr. Bakr Zakī ʿAwaḍ, former Dean of the Cairo Faculty of Fundamentals of Islam and member of the Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs, confirmed that there is nothing in the Qurʾān that states that congratulating Christians or building churches is ḥarām. “Whoever can find a clear text forbidding this...
Many Alexandrians gathered today in a scene that demonstrates the extent of national unity between the two wings of the Nation. Groups of young people of the Mediterranean city took a large Egyptian flag and hang it between the church and the mosque amid chants of the crowd, and the Army and the...
ʿAbd al-Ḥāfiẓ Ruwīshīd al-Maṭīrī, the vice president of the Egyptian Council for Egyptian and Arabic Tribes, congratulated Pope Tawāḍrūs II on Christmas.
The engineering commission has completed the reconstruction of 56 churches subjected to destruction following the 30th of June revolution.
The Egyptian armed forces have completed the reconstruction of St Peter’s Church in only 15 days. This comes after President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi [ʿAbd al-Fattāḥ al-Sīsī] promised to repair the church following the terroristic attack that targeted the Mass of December 11, 2016. The attack resulted...
Is the country serious about combating terrorism? I don't think so, it's like a country whose fiercely fighting its atonement, but the cost of this is paid by Christians, and intellectuals.
The cameras of Ṣadā al-Balad at Cairo’s Taḥrīr Square captured Egypt’s flag flying at half-mast in mourning for the victims who died in the explosions of the two churches of St. George in Ṭanṭa and St. Mark in Alexandria.
The so-called Islamic State, which had previously claimed responsibility for the bombings of the Church of St George in Ṭanṭa, and the Church of St. Mark in Alexandria, announced that they were specifically carried out by two of its followers, Abū al-Barāʿ al-Miṣrī, and Abū Isḥāq al-Miṣrī.
General Yāsīn Tāhīr, Governor of Ismāʿīliyya, and General Khālid Mujāwir, Commander of The Second Field Army, and leaders from the Egyptian armed forces and police visited the Coptic Catholic Diocese of Ismaʿīliya, where they were received by Archbishop Makārius Tawfīq of the Coptic Catholic...
The Church of St. Mark in the Alexandria Massalat al-‘Attarīn district, and one of the oldest churches of Egypt,  has been the target of a terrorist attack today. The Church has two entrances, the first on Kanīsat al-Aqbāt St., and the second on al-Nabī Danyāl St., near to al-Raml tram station and...
From time to time, Egypt experiences crimes of forced displacement committed against individual citizens or their family in accordance with tribal tradition. These crimes are often committed in the presence of Egyptian state institutions' representatives, and sometimes, local members of parliament...
Christian denominations behind the controversy over the "personal status" law We do not want a slanderous or offensive media. We will raise a case to appeal on the investigation of the "Lady of the Vineyard" case Christian students are forced to memorize Qur'an and prophetic traditions I agree to...
The Coptic immigrant, Majdī Khalīl [Magdy Khalil], continues to incite against Egypt. He is very active in organizing conferences, seminars and workshops aiming to attack his compatriots, arguing that there is systematic persecution of the Copts.
The Minyā Governorate continued the activities of "Together against Violence and Terrorism" in Dayr Mawās [Deir Mawas], in order to raise the awareness of young people about the dangers of terrorism. Increased public awareness of terrorism being necessary to protect the homeland and ensure its...
Mona Abu Senna [Munā Abū Sanna]: Fighting corruption requires tackling the economy Mona Abu Senna: Political leadership is not solely responsible for high prices Mona Abu Senna: Economic measures are right so as to prevent the collapse of the state Murad Wehbe [Murād Wahiba] : Fundamentalism...
Māyā Mursī, president of the National Council for Women, said that the council called on the Orthodox, Evangelical and Catholic churches to nominate nuns and servants of the church from their part.
  Dr. Aḥmad al-Ṭayyib, shaykh of al-Azhar, said that [any] talk of Christian persecution in Egypt is completely false.
The Church of Egypt issued a press release on Friday in the wake of the incident that killed at least 28 Copts and injured 24 [others] when a bus on its way to the Saint Samwell the Confessor Monastery was attacked.
Media presenter Majdī Ṭanṭāwī attacked the Minister of Religious Endowments, Muḥammad Mukhtār Jumʿa, for his decision to ban loudspeakers in tarāwīḥ prayers so as to respect Christians’ feelings. 
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