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Christian denominations behind the controversy over the "personal status" law We do not want a slanderous or offensive media. We will raise a case to appeal on the investigation of the "Lady of the Vineyard" case Christian students are forced to memorize Qur'an and prophetic traditions I agree to...
  In spite of the recent affinity between Muslims and Christians, as well as the previous rapprochement between the Egyptian Christian communities, the recent dispute between Egyptian churches raised questions about Christian fundamentalism and its negative impact as a stumbling block in the face...
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. 
Dr. Rev. Andre Zaki head of the Egyptian Evangelical Church will lead a Church delegation tomorrow, Wednesday, to meet Pope Tawadros II in the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral.
The German Catholic organization Missio asked Arab-West Report about Migration, dialogue and socio-pastoral challenges for Christians in Egypt. Father Douglas May, MM, A U. S. Catholic priest’s perspective based on 18 of the last 30 years in Egypt.
Coptic Orthodox Pope Shenouda III is often praised, in particular by his own followers, for his ecumenical stances. The reality is, however, somewhat different, as the decisions of the Coptic Orthodox Holy Synod show. All synod meetings were presided over by Pope Shenouda, a strong and charismatic...
Pope Shenouda, the controversial yet beloved head of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt, passed away on Saturday after 40 years of leading and reforming the ancient Christian communion. His death complicates the uncertain position of Orthodox believers—who represent 90 percent of Egyptian...
President Mubarak resigned today. We have witnessed much of the events leading up to his resignation showing that reporting in the West provided a biased image. Images of Tahrir Square dominated most media since January 25 but little was reported about other parts of the country.   Foreigners...
The key to encouraging people to respect other’s beliefs is education, believes Dr. Amīn Makram ‘Ubayd. According to him, state schools should promote the brotherhood of all citizens, not the followers of one religion above the others.   An ideal state school system should be non religious, but...
’The Copts, Christianity in the Shadows of Pyramids and Minarets’ was the name of a conference that was held at the Evangelical academy in Hofgeismar. During the conference participants discussed Copts’ history in Egypt and the current situation.
Lutfī al-Numayrī criticizes the attitude of the Coptic Orthodox church towards other Christian denominations.
The article explains to Bishop Bīshūy that the doors of heaven are open only to those who are kindhearted, and advises him to follow the steps of Father Mattá al- Maskīn.
The author, the head of the Evangelical church in Ard Sharīf, Shubrā, replies to an article reviewing a book by Metropolitan Bīshouy in which the leading clergyman severely criticized the Protestants and accuses them of having destroyed Christianity.
The article reviews the autobiography of Father Matta al- Maskīn, one of the founders of modern monasticism in the Coptic Christian faith, in which he mentioned his intervention to reconcile late President Anwar al-Sadāt and Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria in their crisis.
The author investigates the apparitions of the Virgin Mary in Egypt throughout the last 20 years. He interviews many priests to report the reasons why the apparitions were all recorded in Coptic Orthodox churches only.
In an interview with Rose al-Yousuf, head of the Protestant Majlis al-Mīllī or Community Council in Egypt, Rev. Safwat al-Bayyādī speaks about freedom of expression, Coptic marriage, divorce, U.S. Copts’ conferences, etc…
The American University in Cairo (AUC) is believed to marginalize the Coptic Orthodox Church and ignore its ancient history and pure Egyptian identity and nationalism. It is believed to search for a substitute for the Coptic Orthodox Church to replace its viewpoints in some social issues that are...
Publications that reach the hands of Orthodox Copts from other different denominations became a noticeable phenomenon to which the Coptic Orthodox Church gave its attention some time ago, considering them to be one of the attempts of other denominations to practice missionary activities among its...
The author answers the comments he received on his article in which he explained his view on Christian faith towards homosexuality.
The article is the sixth in a series in which the author comments on the beliefs of Protestant Churches. It is the second part of his presentation of the story of Martin Luther.

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