Holy Family

Egypt celebrates the entry of the Holy Family to Egypt, on June 1st

Thu, 01 Jun 2023 - 06:54 GMT

Egypt celebrates the entry of the Holy Family to Egypt, on June 1st

Egypt succeeds in registering Holy Family’s Journey on Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 10:56 GMT

This was announced by the International Intergovernmental Committee of the Organization for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage on November 30.

'Visiting the Holy Family’s Stations' to be held on June 14

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 01:23 GMT

The event comes as part of the cultural activities organized by the Egyptian Ministry of Culture on the occasion of the holy family's entry into Egypt.

Coptic Church commemorates anniversary of Holy Family’s entry to Egypt on June 1st

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 09:26 GMT

The Coptic Orthodox Church celebrates the anniversary of the Holy Family’s entry into the land of Egypt on June 1st, which coincides with the anniversary of the Holy Family’s escape from Bethlehem in Palestine to Sinai, in Egypt.

Discover Egypt’s paradise, North Sinai

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 12:10 GMT

North Sinai possesses diverse tourism potentials.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. visits Virgin Mary Tree in Cairo

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 08:53 GMT

It was one of the points of the journey of the Holy Family in Egypt.

Egypt celebrates inaugurating Coptic Museum in Cairo on March 14

Sun, 14 Mar 2021 - 12:26 GMT

The Coptic Museum is one of the oldest and most important museums in Egypt, as it contains the largest and most important collection of Coptic artifacts in the world.

Completing development of visual vision of the Holy Family’s path in Egypt, NOUH

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 03:02 GMT

Head of the National Organization for Urban Harmony Mohamed Abu Saada said that the agency is currently completing a visual vision of the path of the Holy Family’s journey in Egypt.

‘Holy Family’ workshop to be held in Cairo’s Citadel on Jan. 12

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 04:07 GMT

The workshop comes within a series of workshops that were launched by the Cultural Production Affairs Sector in 2020 entitled "Reviving Heritage".

Egypt develops infrastructure for Catholic pilgrimage trip

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 03:03 GMT

The ministry is following up with efforts to complete all track points in a manner that allows the completion of the project on the date scheduled for it.

Pics: ‘Egypt, the pathway’ celebrates Holy Family's flight to Egypt

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 - 02:24 GMT

The celebration was attended by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and the Patriarch of St. Mark, in addition to a number of ministers and public figures.

Pope Tawadros II commemorates flight of Holy Family to Egypt

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 - 08:43 GMT

Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria Tawadros II said that the entry of Jesus Christ into Egypt is a dear anniversary to Egyptians.

Coptic Museum organizes 'Holy Journey' exhibition on June 2

Thu, 30 May 2019 - 12:34 GMT

The Coptic Museum is organizing a temporary exhibition under the title "Holy Journey" on the occasion of the anniversary of the arrival of the Holy Family to Egypt.

Arrival of Holy Family to Egypt coincides with Lailatul Qadr

Thu, 30 May 2019 - 11:33 GMT

June 1 marks the anniversary of the arrival of the Holy Family to Egypt and coincides this year with Lailatul Qadr (Ramadan 27 eve)

Macron tackles education, diversity in Coptic Cathedral

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 - 11:15 GMT

The French president took photos with the Pope, bishops of the Holy Synod, and a group of priests, and signed his name in the Cathedral’s registry of VIP visitors.

Former Archbishop of Canterbury: Open up the world through religion

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 01:48 GMT

In an exclusive interview in Cairo, Former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey speaks with Egypt Today, calling on religious leaders to open up to the world and inviting pilgrims to visit Egypt and walk in the footsteps of the Holy Family.

Discussions to add sites along Holy Family journey in UNESCO's list

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 - 02:15 GMT

An archaeological committee held a meeting to discuss putting the sites along the path of the Holy Family's journey on the UNESCO’s list of Intangible Cultural Heritage.

Interview: Dronka Monastery receives Copts, Muslims in celebration of Virgin Mary

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 - 11:49 GMT

Egyptians continue to flock into the ancient Dronka Monastery of Assiut in celebration of the Fast of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary which began Aug. 7. Bishop Yuanes of Assiut exerts much effort during that busy time.

Christianity is rooted in Egypt: Pope Twadros ll to Italian delegation

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 - 02:56 GMT

This delegation’s visit comes in light of the pilot program for dramatic reenactment of the journey made by the Holy Family in Egypt.

Egypt to set tourist program to recreate Holy Family journey

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 - 06:46 GMT

Orthodox church will receive from June 17 to June 21 the second Italian tourist delegation.