Wadi El Natrun

In Pics: Acquaint yourself with the Nativity Scenes in Egypt

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 - 12:24 GMT

Egypt acquires unique carved and painted representations of the nativity in churches and monasteries nationwide.

Bishop Epiphanius’s death under investigation due to mystery

Sun, 29 Jul 2018 - 10:07 GMT

The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria announced Sunday the death of the head of Monastery of St. Macarius in Wadi El Natrun, Bishop Epiphanius.

Pope Tawadros leads eve prayer prior to ordination of bishops

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 06:34 GMT

Pope Tawadros II led the eve prayer prior to the ordination and inauguration of three bishops and priests at the Monastery of Saint Pishoy.

Ep. 6: Holy Family visits Wadi el-Naturn, monasticism founded

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 - 02:00 GMT

On their way out of the Nile Delta, the holy family boarded a boat to cross the Nile River towards the west.

Pope Tawadros ordains 2 priests for churches in US, Canada

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 - 07:33 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Marks Diocese on Sunday ordained two new priests for churches in the US and Canada's Ontario.