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After Pope Francis blessed an icon depicting the Flight of the Holy Family to Egypt in a holy mass in the Vatican, encouraging Christians from all over the world to visit the journey path in Egypt, Egyptian Minister of Tourism Yaḥīyā Rāshid returned from the Vatican to discuss a mechanism of...
Egyptian writer and columnist Muntaṣir Saʿd writes this week: Whoever follows closely the current events of the Arab region will find them associated to conspiracies and plots that occurred in the past. Three major schemes plotted recently are the following: first scheme, the Kurds of Iraq vote in...
Leaders of the Coptic Orthodox and Coptic Catholic churches in Egypt denied receiving any financial aid from the USA. According to media reports, the United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson had declared that $1.4 billion of the US aid allocated to Iraq and Egypt have been redirected to...
Arab women have shown that women play a decisive role in revolutionary events. In Egypt women have been participating actively in the revolution, in the same way that they played an active role in the revolutions of January 25 and June 30, winning great respect because of the wonderful model they...
A social study recently released by Maydān al-Janūb Foundation for Development and Media states that the phenomenon of avenging crimes widespread in Upper Egypt has taken on new dimensions that are uncommon to tribal traditions adopted for centuries in such incidents.
In a new report, Dār al-Iftā’’s Observatory for takfīrī fatwas and militant views says that the Ḥasm terrorist group is evidence that violence in the Muslim Brotherhood’s chronology is not accidental, and rather a strategy established and nurtured by its founder, Ḥasan al- Bannā. 
Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawāḍrūs received Monday a number of ambassadors and diplomats in Egypt, including the newly-appointed French Ambassador Stephane Roumtier, Argentinian Ambassador Sergio Alberto Baur and Ethiopian Ambassador Taye Atske-Selassie Amde.
During his reception to a delegation of African journalists and media professionals at the papal headquarters, Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawādrūs talked about Egypt's long history, the good relationship between al-Azhar and the church and the role of the church in the development of society. 
During his reception to a delegation of African journalists and media professionals at the papal headquarters, Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawādrūs talked about Egypt's long history, the good relationship between al-Azhar and the Church, and the role of the latter in promoting the development of society. 
In his speech in the opening session of the “Together for Egypt” conference organized today morning in Sayid Darwīsh Hall in al-Haram district north of Cairo, Professor Of Coptic Canon Code, Fr. Būlus `Uwaydah, stressed that Copts will stay in Egypt among their fellow Muslims and will never leave...
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...
In the “Ma`ann fī khidmat al-watan” (Serving the Homeland Together) Conference organized by the National Council for Women (NCW) to open an interactive dialogue with Muslim women preachers and Christian nuns who can play a role in raising the awareness of women in Egypt, Dr. Māya Mursī, president...
When culture meets tolerance and knowledge and a light spirit, then we are in front of Rev. Dr. Ikrām Lamʿī, the official spokesman of the Evangelical Church and Professor of Theology. He spoke with us about his memories and rituals during the month of Ramadan, breaking several religious...
Dr Rev. Andrea Zakī, head of the Coptic Evangelical Congregation, said that the terrorist explosion, which hit the Church of St. George in Ṭanṭā this morning, was a “cowardly and despicable act as the intimidation of worshipers is contrary to religious and human values.” 
The bombings of several churches yesterday raised a few important questions about the lives of Christians in Egypt… How do they live?... How do they perform their rituals? How do they celebrate their holidays?... What is the nature of the societal relationship between the two wings of the Egyptian...
Diplomats described the European Union's statement that " the Egyptian judiciary’s freezing of the human rights organizations' fund stands against the work of civil society" as an insult to the Egyptian authority and against the international rules and laws. The Diplomats claim that there are...
Watch...Naguib Jibra’el: “Rami Jan” does not represent Copts The counselor Naguib Jibra’el [Najīb Jibrāʾīl], head of the organization of Egyptian union for human rights, has emphasized that the fugitive Journalist Rami Jan [Rāmī Jān] , who  frequently appears the Muslim Brotherhood’s Media channels...
Sectarian fitnah ignited anew on Monday (January 30) in the village of Sharbāt, al-Nahdah district, western Alexandria, where young men attacked several houses and stores owned by Christians, started fire and pelted stones, leaving three stores ablaze   The second conciliatory session, held on...
The area of al-'Āmirīyah, west of the Mediterranean port city of Alexandria, has been the scene of deplorable incidents when Muslims and Christians exchanged fire, leaving three wounded and setting some stores on fire, after a young man saved the images of a young girl on his cell phone and showed...
Once again heated arguments surface between young Christians and the Coptic Orthodox Church over the list of appointed figures in the post-revolution parliament after the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) and the Muslim Brotherhood were invited to attend the Coptic Christmas earlier this...
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