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Dr. Andrīyya Zakī, president of the Protestant Community of Egypt, and General Director of the Coptic Evangelical Organization for Social Services, inaugurated, on Thursday, the new headquarters of TCEgypt in Heliopolis.
In a statement disclosed by the Archbishop of Egypt’s Episcopal Church, Dr. Munīr Ḥanna Anīs said that the Egyptian Episcopal church is affiliated to the ministry of the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Anglican Communion Fund in the U.K., and not to the St. Francis Episcopal Church of The U. S. A. as...
The Episcopal Church of Egypt stated, on Sunday, that a meeting has been held between Lord George Carey, Former Archbishop of Canterbury, and Dr. Aḥmad al-Ṭayyib, Grand Imam of al-Azhar. The meeting was attended by Dr. Munīr Ḥannā Anīs, President Bishop of the Episcopal Church in Egypt.
Bishop Munīr Ḥannā Anīs, the Archbishop of the Episcopal Church in Egypt, North Africa and Horn of Africa, sent a cable to President ʿAbd al-Fattāḥ al-Sīsī, to congratulate him on the 45th anniversary of October victory.
On Tuesday, Miṣr al-Khayr Foundation signed a partnership protocol with the Episcopalian church to complete a project titled “Together to Develop Egypt” to train and qualify youth by a number of imāms and priests on the skills of accepting the other, connecting with youth, and spreading love...
High-ranking religious leaders have ruled out that the scenario of the expulsion of Christians from some Arab countries such as Iraq and Syria will be repeated in Egypt, stressing that the Christian presence in Egypt will remain strong.
The Coptic woman's ambition never ends; she is tireless, and never gives up trying to get her rights, especially in facing the church’s legacy of dominance over women’s affairs.
Ann Emil Zakī, a 35-year-old mother of four, adamantly insisted to become the first Egyptian woman to be ordained as priest right after she finished her theological studies.   Zakī, married to an American with all her four kids carrying U.S. passports, believes that the Cairo Evangelical seminary...
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...
The Egyptian Episcopal celebrated the funeral ceremony of her former Bishop Ghais `Abd al-Malek1, in the All-Saints Cathedral, Zamalek, Cairo.  Died at the age of 85 years, Bishop Ghais presided the Episcopal Church in the Middle East and Jerusalem from 1984 to 2000.   1Bishop Ghais `Abd al-Malek...
The Supreme Administrative Court headed by Counselor Dr. ‘Abd al- Fattaḥ  Abū al-Layl,  Deputy  Chairman of the State Council, adjourned yesterday, the lawsuit filed by Archbishop Munīr Anīs;  to overrule the Supreme Administrative Ruling of denying to recognize the Anglican community in Egypt, to...
Egypt's Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki `Allām met on Wednesday a delegation of American Anglican churches. Dr. Rev. Andre Zaki, head of the Egyptian Evangelical Church attended the meeting. According to the statement released by Egypt's Evangelical Church, the Grand Mufti hailed the relations between...
Note of AWR editor in italics: On October 3, some 35 archbishops and bishops of the Anglican Communion gathered in Cairo, Egypt, to attend the 6th Trumpet of the Global South. The Bishops of the Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East are challenging a court ruling that states that the...
Background: The Dutch radio show ‘Tijdsein’ of the Evangelical Broadcasting Company (EO) reports on the freedom of religion in the Islamic world. It mainly focuses on the position of Christians in Iran, Pakistan, Malaysia and Ghana and the freedom of religion in Islamic countries such as Iran and...
Background:  Young Sudanese graduates from the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ATBS) in Lebanon, which educates its students in Christian worshipping and missionary work are interviewed. They want to serve their own churches back in Sudan as missionaries and talk about their path to Christianity...
Background: Cornelis Hulsman was invited by Rev. Dr. Patrick Sookhdeo of the Barnabas Fund in the U.K. to attend a Christian conference in Cyprus that dealt with the position of Christians in various predominantly Muslim countries. The countries in focus are Algeria, Uganda, Malaysia, Nigeria,...
Hānī Shukr Allāh, the press secretary for the Episcopal Church in Egypt, announced the convening of a second conference for the “Together for the Sake of Egypt” project. The conference includes representatives from al-Azhar, Orthodox and Episcopal Churches, as well as several intellectuals and...
Head of the Episcopal Church in Egypt, North Africa and the African Horn, Bishop Munīr Hanna, offered his condolences to the Coptic Catholic Church on the killing of four sisters of Mother Teresa Congregation by extremists in the Yemenite city, Aden. The Bishop said that the four missionary sisters...
Christianity in the Arab World was flourishing in relative terms prior to the First World War and consequent break-up of the Ottoman Empire.
Rose al-Yousuf magazine has recently been astonished by two successive statements: the first by the Jihād organization issuing a death threat to writer Sayyid al-Qimnī if he does not renounce his thoughts and writings, and the second by al-Qimnī himself announcing his renunciation of all the...

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