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Anglican Episcopal Church set measures for Easter celebrations, mass prayers

Tue, 27 Apr 2021 - 01:17 GMT

The Anglican Episcopal Church prepares for celebrating Easter feast, taking into account the precautionary measures for social distancing of Coronavirus during prayers and celebrations.

Egypt's cabinet: 1,882 churches, service buildings legalized nationwide so far

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 11:14 GMT

The committee approved legalizing the status of 82 churches and buildings, Saad noted.

In pics: Egypt’s Coptic Church launches ‘Raha kids’ to help street Children in Kenya

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 02:02 GMT

The Egyptian Coptic Orthodox Church has launched a new project in Kenya called “Raha Kids” to serve street children, who were subjected to domestic violence that forced them to take refuge in the streets.

Video of church children simulating the slaughter of 21 Copts in Libya by ISIS reported to Egypt's Attorney-General

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 12:18 GMT

A video of children wearing orange overalls in a church in a recreation of of the 2015 slaughter of 21 Copts in Libya at the hands of ISIS has been strongly condemned by the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood.

Pope Tawadros II inaugurates Saint George church in Alex.

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 11:03 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese on Saturday inaugurated the renovated St. George Church in Shatby, Alexandria.

Evangelical Church resumes Friday mass worship as of August 28

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 01:17 GMT

The Head of the Evangelical Church Zaki ensured that attention and caution must be taken in the coming period to avoid any new infections with Coronavirus.

Catholic, Evangelical churches support Egypt efforts to defend national security

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 01:01 GMT

The Catholic Church has expressed support for the political leadership in Egypt in its efforts to protect national security.

Catholic, Evangelical churches support Egypt efforts to defend national security

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 01:00 GMT

The Catholic Church has expressed support for the political leadership in Egypt in its efforts to protect national security.

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

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

Re-opening churches in Cairo, Alexandria postponed by 2 weeks

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 02:30 GMT

The Standing Committee of the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church decided to postpone re-opening churches in Cairo and Alexandria for two weeks or more due to high infection rates there.

Pope Tawadros: Marriage prayers allowed at churches, homes with 6 invitees only

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 11:08 GMT

The Coptic Church said in an official statement that the newlyweds will write a declaration that the attendees should not exceed six with one priest and one deacon.

A third Coptic priest infected with coronavirus in Egypt

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 12:43 GMT

The priest decided to isolate himself, although he hadn't experienced any symptoms; he tested positiveon April 28.

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.

Egypt's cabinet: 64 churches, Coptic buildings legalized nationwide

Thu, 02 Apr 2020 - 01:13 GMT

The total number of legalized churches amounts to 1568.

Pope Tawadros II closes churches, suspends rituals for 14 days

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 11:32 GMT

The decree is effective starting March 21.

Covid-19: Coptic Church closes events halls to avoid crowds

Fri, 20 Mar 2020 - 08:10 GMT

The decision, issued by Bishop Dimitrios on Wednesday, includes the closure of occasion venues as well as events and services halls.

Church participates in re-building mosque collapsed due to bad weather

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 11:06 GMT

When people started fund raising to rebuild mosque Al-Rahman ahead of the fasting month of Ramadan, the Coptic Orthodox Church announced its assistance to share building it.

No discrimination between Muslims, Christians under Sisi's leadership: Anba Bishoy Bigol

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 09:39 GMT

Anba Bigol said that the state is working on spreading the principle of citizenship and national unity.

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