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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...
Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Hoexter, North Germany, reiterated that the Coptic Church has a national role that contributes in redressing Egypt's political image, stressing that the current regime is a legitimate condition founded on the will of the Egyptian people, and not a military...
Secretary of the Coptic Orthodox Holy Synod and General Bishop of the Cairo Center Churches, Bishop Rūfa'īl, personally thanked Bishop Makarios, the General Bishop of Minya and Abū Qūrqās, Upper Egypt, for rejecting the customary reconciliation session in relation to the incident of Al-Karma. 
An Egyptian parliamentary and media delegation visited the Egyptian Church in Kuwait on the sidelines of a five-day celebration of the 150th anniversary of parliamentary life in Egypt and the honoring of former Kuwaiti parliamentarians. The celebration ceremony will be from October 30 to November 1...
Pope Tawadros II, the Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark, affirmed that the church is a spiritual and service institution that must keep with the times, stressing the importance of the Church’s media center in communicating with Egyptian society as a whole.
Major General Tāreq Nasr, Governor of Minya, opened Thursday the Church of the Two Martyrs (Mar Guirguis and Abu Saifein in the village of Belhāsa, located in the Maghāgha district in north of the Minya Governorate, which was destroyed by supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood following the...
In his interview with Al-Waṭan, Anbā  Bimen, Bishop of Naqādah and Qūs in Qena and the official on charge of the Crisis Management Committee of the Orthodox Church as well as the ecclesial relations between Egypt and Ethiopia, is celebrating his 25th anniversary of ordination in the next month. He...
In his interview with Al-Waṭan, Anba  Bimen, Bishop of Naqādah and Qūs in Qena and the official on charge of the Crisis Management Committee of the Orthodox Church and the ecclesial relations between Egypt and Ethiopia, is celebrating his 25th anniversary of ordination in the next month. He spoke...
The monastery of Anbā Bula Al-ʿAmer of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the Red Sea, issued a statement on Friday, warning of the production of a film that depicts the life of the deceased monk, Bishop Fānūs of Anbā Bula.
Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, launched yesterday, Sunday, the dialogue between the Eastern Orthodox and Catholic Churches.
Counselor Majdī 'Ajātī, Minister of Legal Affairs and the House of Representatives,  meets on Tuesday, with Bishop Būla of Tanta, the chairman of the Regional Seminary Council of Asia and Australia, at his office in the ministry.
The Central Committee of the Council of Churches (which contains Orthodox, Catholic, Evangelical, Episcopal and Greek Orthodox) will hold a joint prayer for Egypt at the beginning of the first meeting held by the Council for priests and pastors in the regions. The meeting is to be hosted by the...
At least 5,000 Coptic Orthodox Christians plan to travel to Jerusalem this year to undertake a pilgrimage to the Holy places, despite the unchanged declared position of the Egyptian Orthodox Church that rejects any form of normalization with Israel.
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark, received on Monday an Ethiopian church delegation headed by Bishop Lucās secretary of the Ethiopian Holy Synod, who was accompanied by Fathers Abraham and Desaglen. Both priests serve the Ehtiopian community living in Egypt.  
Rev. Būlos Halīm, spokesman of the Coptic Orthodox Church, confirmed that Pope Tawadros, Pope of Alexandria, and Patriarch of the Holy Sea of Saint Mark has visited the presidential headquarters upon an official invitation extended by Egypt's President `Abd al- Fattah al-Sisi to reassure Egyptians...
While Copts await the issuance of a church-building law before the end of this year, discussions have continued for a year and a half during which 13 drafts have been considered by the State and the church in an attempt to achieve consensus over its articles.  The law to be made, and which the...
It was in 1918, that the idea of Sunday schools first emerged in the Egyptian Orthodox Church. In commemoration of the Sunday School's 100th anniversary, Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St.Mark, assigned Anba Daniāl bishop of Al-Maadi diocese to administer a...
Heading a delegation from Egypt's Coptic Church, Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of Saint Mark, paid a visit on Wednesday, August 31 to the headquarters of Al-Azhar Al-Sharīf to extend good wishes to Grand Imam Dr. Ahmad al-Tayeb for the Feast of the Sacrifice. Dr...
The Coptic Orthodox Church commemorates today the relocation of the relics of two of its saints Abakir and Yūhanna. According to the accounts of the Coptic calendar, the bodies of the two saints who, after receiving the crown of martyrdom, had been laid in the church of St.Mark the Evangelist,...
Two members of the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church said in statements to Al-Watan that the Holy Synod agreed to create an inventory of requests to legalise all unlicensed churches and church buildings in all parishes throughout Egypt. Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of...

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