Pope Tawadros II to lead Easter Mass at Abbassiya Cathedral amid Covid-19 preventive measures

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 02:43 GMT

The pontiff will receive no worshippers wishing to offer greetings over the occasion to avoid crowds, the spokesman added.

Pope Tawadros to lead Easter Mass Saturday

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 09:58 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Marks Diocese will lead the Easter Mass Saturday at the Church of the Transfiguration at the Monastery of Saint Pishoy in Wady el Natrun, northwest of Cairo.

Legal measures taken against priest over holding mass amid COVID-19 outbreak

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 05:05 GMT

Security officials took legal procedures against a priest who allowed a mass to be held in violation of the government’s decisions to ban gatherings as part of the coronavirus precautionary measures.

Increasing German schools in Egypt discussed by officials

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 - 12:57 GMT

This came during the participation of the ministry's officials in the inauguration of an additional building in the German school in Dokki.

Pope Tawadros leads mass marking entry of Jesus Christ to Egypt

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 - 09:31 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese led on Saturday morning a mass at Saints Sergius and Bacchus Church to mark the entry of the holy family to Egypt.

Christmas mass to be held in New Administrative Capital

Sat, 05 Jan 2019 - 03:46 GMT

Halim added that the mass will take place at 12 p.m. and that buses will leave from agreed-upon spots towards the Cathedral in the New Administrative Capital.

Pope Tawadros leads mass of Virgin Mary apparition in Egypt

Sun, 13 May 2018 - 09:18 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese led on Sunday a mass at Virgin Mary Church in Cairo's el Zaitoun district.

Pope Tawadros II leads mass for ordination of 7 new bishops

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 11:05 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark led Sunday.

New mass graves holding hundreds of IS victims found in Iraq

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 10:50 GMT

Mass graves containing at least 400 suspected Islamic State group victims have been found near the former jihadist bastion of Hawija in northern Iraq.

Once promised paradise, IS fighters end up in mass graves

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 - 09:45 GMT

The Islamic State group once drew recruits from near and far with promises of paradise but now bodies of jihadists lie in mass graves or at the mercy

Spain braces for mass protests in Catalonia crisis

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 11:30 GMT

Spain braced for mass street protests Saturday as anger swelled against Catalan leaders' vows to declare their region independent.