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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.
It must have been more than ten years ago now, that my friend, the Egyptologist Zāhi Hawwās and myself watched the movie The Last Temptations of Christ in Washington DC.  Entirely shot in Morocco, the film depicts Jesus Christ having given up his life of celibacy, married Maria Magdalena, and had...
Bishāy calls for unity and liberty in the church in order to avoid division.
Kamāl Zākhir M?s? writes on the trend that has been increasing inside the Coptic Orthodox Church. It is heading toward a clash with enlightened laymen, instead of seeking ways of working together constructively.
The increasing ‘Ch’ phenomenon spreading throughout universities is worrying a number of Coptic clergymen, who believe that inter-mingling is the solution to furthering Muslim-Christian relations.
In an interview with al- Ahrām, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark congratulates Muslims on ‘Īd al-Adh? and wishes Egypt all prosperity and welfare.
Muslim holidays coincide with Coptic feasts this year. In an interview with al-Ahrām, Dr. ‘Alī Jum‘ah, the Egyptian Muftī, speaks about the miracle of the birth of Jesus Christ from a Muslim perspective. Demonstrating the status of Christ in Islām, the grand Muftī explains that Islām holds...
Nabīl Zakī reports about how the issue of human rights is being tackled in educational religious curricula.
Father Zakarīyā Butrus, the controversial priest who foments anger of Muslims, of Egypt in particular and the Arab world in general, through his programs which launched a no-holds-barred attack on the Islamic faith on ‘al-Hayāt’satellite channel, appears for the first time in Arab media.
October presents the opinion of Uri Avnery, an Israeli author, writing about the “conflict of civilizations.” October writes that Avnery has shown support to the Prophet of Islām and Muslims against false accusations and mistrust promoted by the head of the Catholic Church.
On Tuesday, thousands of Copts and 80 bishops converged in St. Mark’s Cathedral in al-‘Abbāsīyah to celebrate the 35th anniversary of Pope Shenouda’s consecration as the pope of Alexandria. The celebration was marked by speeches from bishops from the Coptic Orthodox Church, and...
Citing a number of Biblical verses, Lutfī al-Numayrī, a member of the Egyptian Writers’ Union, argues that the ordination of women as priests runs contrary to the teachings of Jesus Christ.
Michael ‘Ādil ‘Ajāyibī highlights the equal status of men and women in Christianity.
Mājid al-Rāhib writes about the superior status of women in Christianity.
The author discusses his own opinions regarding ‘inter-religious dialogue,’ and how the ways in which individual religion view themselves will hinder this dialogue.
The author of the article argues that interfaith dialogue is not the solution for followers of different religions to overcome fanaticism, but rather that co-existence and respecting different beliefs are required.
Al- Maydān publishes the Supreme Council of Antiquities’ resolution no. 2129, dated July 18, 2006, which calls for immediate restoration of the Hanging Church in Old Cairo.
The author continues his series of articles in the Sawt al-Azhar newspaper to reply to Archpriest Zakarīyā Butrus’s opinions about Islam in his appearances on the Christian TV channel al- Hayāt. In this article God’s justice and mercy is debated between the two parties.
At the Ibn Khaldoun Research center, Mr. Magdi Khaliel, an emigrant Copt, gave a lecture trying to justify the attempts of some emigrant Copts and even those of some foreign countries to intervene in Egyptian affairs under the pretext of protecting Copts from what they claim is persecution in...
Subtitle:- Some monks in Saint Samuel’s Monastery broke into the room of a fellow monk and took everything.- Did one of the monks say to the bishop "I will tie you up and send you to the pope with my thanks"The case of Monk Gawargius al-Sa’omuli and goings-on at Saint Samuel’s Monastery.


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