Coptic Church

Egypt’s Coptic Church warns against ‘forged Gospel’

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 10:20 GMT

The only body authorized to print and publish the bibles is the Bible Society of Egypt.

Egypt’s Coptic church's instructions on coexisting with COVID-19

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 06:07 GMT

The Egyptian Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria issued Saturday a comprehensive memorandum aimed at coexisting with COVID-19

‘Coptic Church prays for stability to prevail’: spokesperson

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 03:18 GMT

The church refutes chaos that harm the individual, the homeland, and the society, the priest said.

Sisi issues decree to establish committee counters sectarian strife

Sun, 30 Dec 2018 - 08:50 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi issued a decree on Sunday to establish a Supreme committee to counter sectarian strife.

Expelled monk Ash’eyaa confessed murdering Epiphanius: Bakry

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 11:27 GMT

Bishop Epiphanius was found dead on July 29 inside his monastery.

Monk stripped of sacerdotal rank attempts suicide

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 - 10:20 GMT

Former monk Ash’eyaa al-Makary of the St. Macarius Monastery tried to commit suicide morning, a day after the Coptic Church stripped him of his sacerdotal rank.

Defense minister, chief of staff greet Pope Tawadros over Christmas

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 - 04:31 GMT

Minister of Defense Sedqi Sobhi and Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid visited Thursday Pope Tawadros II to greet him over Eastern Christmas celebrations

UNAOC High Representative condemns Mar Mina church attack

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 - 11:34 GMT

UNAOC High Representative condemns the Mar Mina Coptic Church terrorist attack.

Al-Azhar shares Christmas celebrations with Coptic Church

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 12:28 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark’s Diocese confirmed that Al-Azhar and the Coptic Church have shared strong relations over the history.

Islamic delegation to head to Coptic Church for Christmas

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 09:31 GMT

Coptic Church spokesman said that an Islamic delegation headed by Grand Imam of Al-Azhar will extend their greetings to Pope Tawadros II on Wednesday.

What you need to know about New Administrative Capital’s church

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 03:57 GMT

After the Coptic Church announced that Christmas mass will be held in the New Administrative Capital, Egypt Today takes a closer look at the Cathedral Church.

Pope Tawadros II in Japan for Egyptian Church inauguration

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 - 07:53 GMT

Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark’s Diocese Tawadros II arrived in Japan on Saturday to take part in the ceremony of the opening of the Egyptian Church.

Police launch campaign to arrest most wanted suspect in Palm Sunday attacks

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 - 05:38 GMT

Egyptian authorities launch security campaigns to arrest Amr Saad, the most wanted fugitive suspected in April’s Palm Sunday Coptic church attacks, on Friday.

Director of Bibliotheca Alexandrina speaks to Coptic Heritage group

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - 12:34 GMT

The director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina met with members of the Coptic Heritage Lovers Society to discuss extremism, terrorism and what could be done about them.

February 15 a day to remember all martyrs: Holy Synod of Egypt

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 - 09:14 GMT

The Coptic Orthodox Holy Synod announced February 15th, the day of Christ's entry into the temple, as an annual day to remember all martyrs.

The ten messages Pope Francis delivered in Egypt

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 - 09:17 GMT

Pope Francis concluded his two-day visit to Egypt, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi saw the Roman Catholic leader off at Cairo Airport at the end of the visit.

PHOTO GALLERY: Pope Francis concludes two-day visit to Egypt

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 - 05:35 GMT

Pope Francis concludes two-day visit to Egypt, seen off by President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi at Cairo Airport at the end of the visit.

Security tightened at 30 June Stadium ahead of Pope Francis visit

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 - 09:36 GMT

Egypt’s Armed Forces tightened security at the 30 June Stadium ahead of Pope Francis’ arrival on Saturday.

Pope Francis denounces barbarity, violence, extremism during visit to Cairo

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 - 07:49 GMT

Pope Francis denounced violence committed in God’s name during his visit to Egypt.

PHOTO GALLERY: Sisi receives Pope Francis in Cairo

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 - 05:43 GMT

Pope Francis arrived in Cairo with aim to foster reconciliation with Muslim world following recent attacks against the Middle East’s biggest Christian community

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