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Dr Rev. Andrea Zakī, head of the Coptic Evangelical Congregation, said that the terrorist explosion, which hit the Church of St. George in Ṭanṭā this morning, was a “cowardly and despicable act as the intimidation of worshipers is contrary to religious and human values.” 
A Coptic Church source has said that there is a general trend towards unifying the personal status law valid for all the Christian denominations by taking into consideration their differences on what concerns marriage and divorce. 
Ashraf Anīs, founder of the “Right to Life” movement, demanding the right to divorce and remarriage for Copts, considers the new draft law settled on by the Evangelical congregation, discussed with the other Christian denominations in Egypt, and presented to the House of Representatives, as blatant...
Head of the Coptic Evangelical Church rejects the conspiracy theory some are propagating on what concern the law on church construction, commenting that the three major Churches of Egypt had introduced amendments to the draft law that was eventually submitted to the Cabinet for approval last May.
Pastor of the Nasr City Coptic Evangelical Church, Fr. `Ezzat Shāker, is to hold the annual charitable Īftār on June 6 on the occasion of the Muslim fasting Ramadan, which is expected to start on May 26 this year.
Dr. Rev. André Zakī, head of the Coptic Evangelical Church of Egypt, stressed that the Copts of Egypt unanimously reject all forms of foreign interference in Egypt's internal affairs, despite the events Copts were subjected to, following the dispersal of the Rabʿa sit-in, in August 2013.  
Dr. Rev. Mūnīr Hanna, head of the Episcopal/Anglican Church in Egypt, said that his Church will initiate legal procedures to maintain its affiliation to the Mother Church in England, after the Egyptian Administrative Court had rejected the claim it had previously from affiliation to the Coptic...
For the first time in Egypt, civil marriage is recognized by the church, and is included in the draft law on personal status for the Coptic Evangelical denomination. For many years, the churches have rejected civil marriage on the ground that it is a marriage that does not obtain the blessings of...
“The Council is the first historical institution to bring together all the Egyptian Churches under one umbrella,” said Rev. Ref`at Fat'hī, the new Secretary-General of the Egyptian Churches Council (ECC) and secretary of the Evangelical Holy Synod, stressing that the Council is taking decisive...
The occasion was marked by a ceremony at the headquarters of the Coptic Evangelical Church, and was attended by Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, with the participation of the Heads of the other member churches of the Council: Rev. André Zaki, head of...

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