A great celebration took place on June 1st, in Saint Mary’s
Coptic Church in Ma’adi, to commemorate the
2000th anniversary of the coming of the Holy Family to Egypt.
The participation of Prime Minister Atef Ebeid and many other
ministers, as well as Pope Shenouda III, The
Sheikh of Azhar, Dr. Safwat al-Bayadi and Catholic Patriarch Estaphanos II
marked this historical event,
which was covered by the Egyptian and foreign media.