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Coptic priests in Beni Suef [Banī Suwayf], Upper Egypt, shared Muslim imams and leaders of al-Awqāf Ministry the inauguration of a mosque and a library in Nāsir Center, Beni Suef . 
Member of Egypt’s House of Representatives, Mārgrit ‘Āzir, said on a TV show, that churches are not adequately protected and security authorities fail to perform their duty in this regard. 
Ibrāhīm al-Jawharī was born in the city of Qaliyūb in the second half of the 18th century. In the small city’s kuttāb, he learned writing and arithmetic, in which he excelled. He used to trans-scribe the religion books, and distribute them to the church at his own expense. He cared to present the...
In the Egyptian-American relations, Washington is waving the Copts' paper to exert pressure on Egypt, ostensibly to defend the partners of the homeland, while the hidden purpose behind it is rather political. The evidence is that during the Muslim Brotherhood, the Copts were subjected to...
Tomorrow (Tuesday) marks the first day of the Dutch Coptic Organization’s Annual Conference, in the Dutch capital of Amsterdam. The conference is titled “Modern Egypt Under the Shadow of the Contempt of Religions Law.” The conference will be attended by a selection of thinkers and...
Rev. Dr Andrea Zakī, President of the Coptic Evangelical Church, said that the visit conducted by President al-Sīsī yesterday to the Cathedral hailed in a new history of Islamic-Christian relations in Egypt. He said that the president is establishing a new notion of citizenship as a behavior...
Bishop Cyril of Najaʿ Ḥammādī praised the annual visit conducted by the governorate’s executive leadership, headed by the Governor of the territory, to the Archbishopric to present their well-wishes for the feast.
Pope Tawādrūs II, Pope of Alexandria, and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, confirmed that Egypt is completed by its Muslims and Christians, adding that the airstrikes launched by the Army on the terrorists’ camp in Libya have avenged the victims.
In an act of political stupidity and arrogance, Republican representative Dave Trott presented a piece of draft legislation titled “The Issue Concerning Coptic Churches in Egypt,” which was discussed during the 114th session of Congress. It was then referred to the Committee on Foreign...
Dr. Elizabeth ʿAbd al-Masīḥ Shākir, member of the House of Representatives, said that there is no interference by the judicial or legislative powers, highlighting that “Parliament can not interfere in the judiciary’s work.”
The unfortunate terrorist incidents that have recently occurred in Egypt are condemned by all religions, said Dr. ‘Abbās Shūmān, deputy of al-Azhar, in his reception to a delegation of the council of bishops of Eastern Apostolic Churches of Australia and New Zealand.
King Ḥamd bin Khalīfa al-Thānī has sent his condolences to His Holiness, Pope Tawādrūs II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, in which he expressed his deepest condolences to the victims of the armed terrorist attack that targeted a bus carrying a number of Christians in...
Pope Tawādrūs II, Pope of Alexandria, and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark, has commented on the terrorist attack that took place in Minya, describing it “a despicable act of terrorism devoid of humanity”. “The incident is tragic and painful in a way that words cannot describe.” 
Dr. Shawqī `Allām, Egypt’s Grand Mufti, has strongly condemned the despicable terrorist incident carried out by extremists targeting a bus full of Christians in the Minya governorate, killing 26 people and injuring 24 others.
In a celebration held on the anniversary of consecration of St. Dimyāna’s Church in presence of official and religious leaders in the governorate of Daqahlīya, Egypt, Governor of Daqahlīya, Dr. Aḥmad al-Sha’rāwī said that remembering sacrifices of St. Dimyāna on this occasion reflects the authentic...
Egyptian MP, Sa`īd Hasāsīn, described the Copts' contribution in the 5-million EGP construction costs of a mosque in Zaqāzīq as ‘historic’.
Dr. Muḥammad Mukhtār al-Jumaʿa of the Ministry of Religious Endowments employed two imams who speak foreign languages during the past two years .
The Coptic Orthodox Church has made a statement illustrating the incident that took place in Najʿa al- Mahīdāt in Luxor. 
The Muftī of the Republic, Dr. Shawqī Allām, said that divisions between Muslims and Christians in Egypt is not likely to occur, and the probability of having failed efforts is assured. He is demanding to propose a solid resolution in which citizens peacefully interact.
Before the bombing of the two churches in Ṭanṭa and al-Iskandariyya, there was a rising of the group Jamāʻa al-Islāmiyya al-Takfīriyya that is known as “al-Ṣaʿadūn Bil-Ḥaq”. Due to the political vacuum in Islamic organizations, a new organization has publicly appeared with an Islamic unification...
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