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Security agencies in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Qena deactivated a decision by Governor ‘Ādil Labīb to embark on works to refurbish the Anba Antonius and Virgin Mary Church in the village of Abū Shūshah.
The Egyptian Cabinet approved a draft resolution submitted by the presidency on what concerns the memorandum of understanding with the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development.
On November 18, Egypt inaugurates the restoration of the Cathedral of St. Mark in ‘Abbassiyah. In June this year, the Coptic Orthodox Church celebrated its golden jubilee since its foundation that was laid down in 1965 by President Jamāl ʿAbd al-Nāṣir in 1965 and under the papacy of Pope Kirillus (...
Since her first day as MP in the Egyptian House Of Representatives, Deputy Evelyn [Ivlīn] Mattā, attracted the attention, as one of the first issues she took up was the reconstruction of local mosques, providing a further exampleof the unique strength of Egypt’s national fabric, and the devotion to...
The author points out that the Tulunid Dynasty, established by Ahmad Ibn Tulun [Tulūn] in 868 AD, can be regarded as the actual start of the history of Islamic Egypt. Ibn Tulun, who was sent to Egypt as a resident governor, defied the weak authority of the Abbasid Caliphate at the time and broke...
Controversy generated after the announcement made by the Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, Pope Tawadrūs II, to dedicate the award prize he received during his Russia visit from The Orthodox Unity Fund, to build a mosque and a church in the new administrative capital of...
In a rare humanitarian gesture, an Egyptian Christian refused to take the State compensation for his father who was killed when terrorists killed him and 28 others and injuring further 20 in the bus heading in late May to the monastery of Anba Samū`īl near the town of al-'Adwa, north of Minya.
Pope Tawadros II, who is currently on a visit to Moscow, announced that he donates the award he received from Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and all Russia to build a new mosque and a new church in the new administrative capital east of Cairo.
In efforts to promote national unity and societal cohesion among the residents of the Awlād Elias village, in the Upper-Egyptian governorate of Assiūt, the Coptic journalist, Samuel al-`Ashāi, deputy chief editor of al-Bashāyer newspaper, submitted a memorandum to the Minister of Endowments, Dr....
Although the first Coptic church built on the land of one of the Gulf states is over 80 years old, the construction of churches in the gulf and the service of the Christian clergy there is a dilemma that requires continuous understanding.

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