The ministry also suspended Friday prayer and other congregational prayers.
Five days ago, the Grand Imam issued a fatwa [Islamic decision] saying that the cancellation Friday prayer and all congregational prayers are permissible amid the current health crisis.
Kazakhstan's Ambassador in Cairo Arman Isagaliev has hailed initiatives launched by Al Azhar to strengthen dialogue among religions and civilizations, as well as to qualify Kazakh religious cadres.
St. Catherine Airport received Friday delegations participating in the Interfaith Forum, hosted in the South Sinai city with sites holy to the three Abrahamic religions.
who commit such heinous acts are fanatical terrorists who do not represent their religions but rather represent the logic of ideological and spiritual distortion.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi delivered a speech at the end of the first session of the World Youth Forum's second day which came under the title, “The Role of World Leaders in Building and Sustaining Peace.”
Nadia Abdo welcomed the first delegation from Vatican City in Wadi El Natrun in Beheira governorate.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese received Sunday Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Ahmed el-Tayyib, who extended his Easter greetings and spoke about religious unity.
Potential cooperation to be held with the Egyptian Arts academy based in Rome and an Italian religious institution