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  Egyptian media articles released this morning tackled many issues, some of which are reviewed below:
Following what was written about the assassination of Bishop Epiphanius, the abbot of the St. Makarius Monastery on one hand, and what is happening in the corridors of that monastery on the other, some important remarks can be made, although there are to now no official information disclosed: 
Egyptian journalist Mufīd Fawzī said that the Egyptian Church is going through the most critical time in its history after the killing of the abbot of the monastery Abu Maqār, pointing out that Egypt has been exposed to too many blows for its national unity, but it could overcome all these attempts...
The killing of ʿImād Kamāl and his son in Minya a few days ago still overshadows the scene, leading to a reverberation of the celebrations of this year’s Christmas. 
For two hours, the Egyptian TV Channel TEN, aired on Wednesday the interview Pope Tawāḍrūs II gave to media anchor ʿAmrū ʿAbd al-Ḥamīd during his program al-Raʾyu al-ʿĀm (the public opinion).
Coptic Sources stated that the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church is witnessing a state of division.
In a statement to the press, Pope Tawāḍurūs II, pope and patriarch of Alexandria of Egypt, said that the Church considers the killing of the Abbot of the Anba Maqār Monastery ‘a criminal offense’ which has been properly investigated by the relevant and competent legal authorities. “More than 400...
On July 29, an unprecedented and heinous murder occurred inside a monastery in Egypt, the St. Makarius the Great Monastery or best known as Deir Anba Maqār in al-Bihīra, when its abbot, Bishop Epiphaniyūs, was found dead killed near his cell. The assassinated Bishop was renowned for his devoutness...
The Egyptian Church decided not to accept any new monks in monasteries and churches for one year, after the killing of Bishop Ipiphāniyūs (Epiphanius), Abbot of the Abu Maqār Monastery (Saint Makarius the Great) days ago.
The Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, Pope Tawāḍrūs delivered three important messages in his speech to the monks of Abu Maqār Monastery at the funeral of Bishop Epiphaniyūs, who was found dead at his monastery on Sunday morning.
The Orthodox Coptic Church will this week carry out the largest reshuffle of its internal administration since Pope Tawāḍrūs II, Pope of Alexandria and the Patriarch of all Africa on the Holy See of St. Mark,assumed office, involving senior figures in the Holy Synod and regional clerical councils....
In his column this week, Egyptian Christian political activist Jirjis Bushrā criticized the civil divorce ceremony the Victims of the Personal status law Group celebrated in one of Cairo’s hotels few weeks ago.
In his speech in the opening session of the “Together for Egypt” conference organized today morning in Sayid Darwīsh Hall in al-Haram district north of Cairo, Professor Of Coptic Canon Code, Fr. Būlus `Uwaydah, stressed that Copts will stay in Egypt among their fellow Muslims and will never leave...
The equation between the state and the church began to change in the final year of Mubārak’s rule, which was also roughly the last year of Pope Shenūda’s. In this year, the Church’s grip on the youth began to weaken, and the youth began to transcend the church and its leader. This equation began to...
Based on the method of "Murder the Victim and Attend his Funeral", the American congress is drafting a new project proposal on "Constitution for Church Reconstruction in Egypt". The new project is designed to address the churches that were burnt and destroyed during the Brotherhood ruling period...
The Copts United group received a notice issued by the head church of the village of Manāhra, stating that the presence of Coptic salesmen in front of the Church of the Virgin Mary and Father ʿAbd al-Masīḥ is permitted by the Church.
Dr. Najīb Jibrā`īl, president of the Egyptian Union for Human Rights (EUHR), praised the Supreme Constitutional Court’s decision on the rights of Christian employees to receive a paid month’s leave to visit Jerusalem, stressing that this provision is based on the principle of equality and...
The structure of the Egyptian Church, especially the Orthodox Church, depends on the Patriarch or the Pope serving the Holy See. He is the principal representative of the entire Church. All Egyptians, who adhere to the Orthodox faith, obey him and abide by his decisions. The Patriarch assigns each...
The Coptic Orthodox Church has denied the allegations of requiring from its members residing and working in Qatar to leave Qatar and return back to Egypt. The allegations further claimed that the Church would assist the returnees in facing living requirements.
Fādī Yūsuf, coordinator of Egypt's Copts Coalition, said that the new personal status clauses, which were unanimously approved by the Coptic Orthodox Holy Synod led by Pope Tawadros II, provide solutions to most of the issues related to Christian families.  

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