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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,...
The Ethiopian State Minister for Foreign Affairs, ambassador Berhane Gebre-Christos held a meeting with Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the St. Mark See on September 26, 2015. Abune Mathias, the Patriarch of the Ethiopian Coptic Church, Egypt's ambassador to Ethiopia Abu-Bakr...
Amid a warm reception on the official and public levels, Pope Tawadros II arrived in Ethiopia on a four-day visit, Saturday. The Coptic Orthodox Patriarch will participate in the ceremonies of the Feast of the Holy Cross.
Nilewater is becoming scarce and it is clear that a cooperative agreement among Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt is needed to avoid conflict and downstream harm.  In May 2015, the three countries engaged technical consultants to assist with these problems, but that arrangement has since collapsed over...
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...
Coptic Orthodox Pope Shenouda III is holding extensive contacts with the Ethiopian Church in a bid to intervene to resolve the River Nile water crisis which recently erupted after Addis Ababa embarked on its Great Millennium Dam project, according to Egyptian Church sources. The pope's visit to...
American resident and Egyptian geologist Rushdi Sa<sup>c</sup>īd said Egypt is in a “degraded” state. He pointed to the water crisis, education, health care and lack of democracy. Sa<sup>c</sup>īd claims that religious tension dominates society and that Al-fitnah al-tā’...
In spite of the different churches inaugurated in different parts of the world, the Coptic Orthodox Church witnessed serious challenges in 2007.
The author has conducted an interview with Pope Shenouda III on the occasion of Coptic Easter.

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