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In the years leading up to the June 30 Revolution, Egypt’s Coptic community suffered greatly from the absence of a unified church-building law, a law, which the Copts had been waiting for, was finally passed by the end of 2016.
Church sources said that the Copts living in the United States of America refuse all attempts made to intervene in internal Egyptian affairs, in particular under the pretext of protecting them from alleged persecutions. 
Egyptian church sources confirmed the participation of the three churches of Egypt in the second international conference organized by the Vienna-based King ʿAbdallah bin ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz International Center for Interfaith Dialogue (KAICIID)dubbed this year ‘Interreligious Dialogue for Peace:...
In an interview with al-Dustūr, Priest Rifʿat Fikrī, head of the Evangelical Synod of the Nile, stated that the confusion of religion with politics and science is one of the main reasons that hinder the progress of the Egyptian state, and that no progress will ever be achieved as long as some...
Church sources have revealed that new controversies have generated on what concerns a unified personal status law for non-Muslims. According to the sources, the Coptic Orthodox Church is preparing a new draft. The controversial draft has come about because of the adoption and inheritance clauses,...
Pope Tawāḍrūs II of the Coptic Orthodox Church stated that the Church organized training courses for the first time for the newly ordained priests to be held during the 40-day spiritual retreat after ordination in one of the monasteries in Egypt [according to the church’s tradition].
In July’s edition of al-Kirāzah Magazine, mouthpiece of the Coptic Orthodox Church, Pope Tawāḍrūs II quotes and comments on a selection of proverbs, poetic verses and maxims. 
With the increasing marriage crises among Christians and intense demands for divorce and obtaining permits for re-marriage, the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church decided to obligate those who want to get marriage permits to attend and pass pre-marriage counselling courses. These courses...
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