Pope Tawadros II

In pics: Pope Tawadros II leads preparation of holy chrism oil ritual

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 01:21 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St Mark led, Wednesday the ritual preparation of the holy chrism oil for the 40th time in the history of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Monastery of Saint Bishoy n Wadi El Natrun, Beheira Governorate.

Egypt’s Church to celebrate Epiphany amid strict precautionary measures to face coronavirus

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 12:15 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria expected to lead the Epiphany mass on Monday evening, amid strict precautionary measures and without any popular or attendance of audience due to coronavirus.

Pope Tawadros II wishes Happy New Year, says God's will to guide humanity

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 12:31 GMT

He wished the New Year would be full of happiness, welfare, safety, protection, love, health and prosperity to all humankind.

Coptic Orthodox Church celebrates end of Apostles’ Fast

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 03:40 GMT

The Coptic Orthodox Church celebrated on Sunday the end of the Apostles’ Fast with a mass held by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese.

25 people allowed to enter church: Pope Tawadros II

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 06:39 GMT

As for marriage and baptism ceremonies, only six to seven people will attend to ensure that the virus will not spread among the attendees

Vatican Pope greets Pope Tawadros on day of fraternal love

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 12:42 GMT

Pope Francis’ call marked the seventh anniversary of his meeting with Tawadros II in Rome on May 10, 2013.

Pope Tawadros II thanks Aoun for offering condolences over death of Pastor Oraachlimi

Thu, 23 Apr 2020 - 09:28 GMT

The pope wished Aoun would realize the Lebanese people's aspirations and achieve more stability and prosperity.

Pope Tawadros thanks Sisi for Easter greetings

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 - 09:45 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Marks Diocese on Saturday thanked President Abdel Fattah El Sisi for his greetings on the occasion of Easter.

PM extends Easter greetings to Pope Tawadros II, Egyptian Copts

Fri, 17 Apr 2020 - 09:37 GMT

In a cable, the premier wished all Egyptian Copts a happy Easter, according to a statement from the cabinet on Friday.

Pope Tawadros II leads Maundy Thursday Mass without people

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 11:29 GMT

Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church announced suspending prayers and Holy Week services preceding Easter celebrations as part of efforts to stem the spread of coronavirus.

Pope Tawadros chairs Palm Sunday Mass at Saint Pishoy Monastery

Sun, 12 Apr 2020 - 09:26 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark led the Palm Sunday Mass at the Monastery of Saint Pishoy in Wadi El Natrun in Beheira.

Pope Tawadros II closes churches, suspends rituals for 14 days

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 11:32 GMT

The decree is effective starting March 21.

Pope Tawadros receives key figures on Xmas

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 11:27 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Diocese received on Tuesday a flurry of senior statesmen, public figures and priests who greeted him on Christmas.

Pope Tawadros greets Coptic Catholic Patriarch on Christmas

Wed, 25 Dec 2019 - 12:42 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese on Wednesday greeted Coptic Catholic Patriarch Ibrahim Ishaq on the occasion of Christmas.

Pope Tawadros II says WYF reflects president’s care of youth

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 - 09:24 GMT

Pope Tawadros II hailed the forum’s management of theatrical shows set to be presented starting December 13 with the opening, to bring together promising artists from all over the world to present their talents.

Pope Tawadros visits Egyptian consulate in Marseille

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 - 09:38 GMT

Coptic Orthodox Church Spokesman Boulos Halim said the pontiff held a meeting with Marseille Mayor Renaud Muselier.

1973 war against Israel enhanced unity among Egyptians: Pope Tawadros II

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 - 08:00 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria marked the 46th anniversary of the October 6th, 1973 war.

Church to help fund Cancer Institute renovation after blast: Pope

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 - 12:59 GMT

A total of 22 people were killed and 47 were injured in the blast

Pope Tawadros: We pray for peace, prosperity

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 - 12:45 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese stressed that the church is always praying for peace and prosperity to prevail the world.

Church celebrates anniversary of St. Mark’s Cathedral establishment

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 - 03:01 GMT

The Coptic Church celebrates on June 25 the 51st anniversary of the Cathedral of St. Mark in Abbassia which was inaugurated on June 25, 1968.