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New archaeological discovery to be announced in Minya Governorate on Jan. 30

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 - 04:08 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities confirmed its announcement of a new archaeological excavation in Minya Governorate on January 30, during Khaled el-Anani’s inspecting tour of some of the archaeological sites there.

Terrorist cell members accused of planning attack on church sent on 15-day remand

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 - 05:30 GMT

Egypt’s prosecution remanded six defendants believed to have planned the failed terrorist attack targeting the Virgin Mary Church 15 days pending investigations.

Terrorist cell members accused of planning attack on church sent on 15-day remand

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 - 02:10 GMT

Egypt’s prosecution remanded six defendants believed to have planned the failed terrorist attack targeting the Virgin Mary Church 15 days pending investigations.

Copts begin fasting with celebrations in churches

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 - 09:17 GMT

The Coptic Orthodox Church will begin fasting on Tuesday evening and this fasting period will end on Tuesday, August 22.

Egypt celebrates 50th anniversary of Virgin Mary apparition

Thu, 10 May 2018 - 02:32 GMT

Tawadros II of Alexandria said that the historical event was a message of love from God to Egyptians..

Assiut: Holy Family’s last stop on the way back to Palestine

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 02:13 GMT

After staying for more than six months in a cavern, now Muharraq Monastery, Saint Joseph was told in a dream to go back to Palestine.

Ep. 13: Holy Family rest in Minya’s ‘Mountain of Birds’

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 10:00 GMT

The Holy Family visited Gabal et-Tayr village in Minya during their flight into Egypt.

Ep. 11: At Holy Family’s Maadi station to Upper Egypt

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 - 06:23 GMT

The ancient Virgin Mary Church in Maadi is believed to be the Holy Family’s point of departure to Upper Egypt. Our driver took the Nile Corniche Road.

Ep. 10: Holy Family leaves behind Egypt’s most visited church

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 12:00 GMT

It was only normal that the Holy Family visits the area now known as Old Cairo.

Ep. 9: holy family in Egypt - Islamic Cairo

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 - 10:00 GMT

In the heart of a busy Islamic Cairo area, we asked a waiter in a local café for directions to Zuweila alley.

Ep.8: Holy Family in Egypt – Virgin’s Mary Tree in Heliopolis

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 - 02:00 GMT

In their flight to Egypt, the Holy Family always settled next to a spring. They found one in Heliopolis, Northern Cairo.

Ep. 7: Holy Family in Egypt – Prophecies of Syrians in Natrun

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 - 08:28 GMT

After we left Monastery of Parameos in Wadi el-Natrun, we headed to the nearby Monastery of el-Suryan in the footsteps of the Holy Family in Egypt.

Ep. 2: Holy Family in Egypt’s ‘cat house’ met with grain of salt

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 10:06 GMT

The Holy Family’s second stop in Egypt was in the archaeological town of Tel Basta during the harvest month Pashons of the ancient Egyptian calendar.

Things to know before following the steps of the Holy Family in Egypt

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 - 04:29 GMT

Pope Francis just gave his blessings embracing the Holy Family journey through Egypt as an official Christian pilgrimage.

Copts celebrate Queenship of Virgin Mary in High Alert

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 - 04:43 GMT

Thousands of Copts celebrate Queenship of Virgin Mary among high security measures.

Thousands of Copts celebrate birth of Virgin Mary on high alert

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 05:50 GMT

Thousands of Copts celebrate the birth of the Virgin Mary amidst high security measures on Sunday morning.

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