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Pope Tawadros during the mass over death of his mother, Alexandria, 29 March, 2014.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 02 Sep 2015
A Coptic activist has urged Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church to start a dialogue with disgruntled followers who...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 18 Aug 2015
Egypt’s Evangelical Christians have declared support for a long-debated government draft law that regulates...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 06 Jul 2015
Coptic activists called on social networking websites to establish a political party with a Christian background named...
Egyptian Christians mourn at the funeral of Pope Shenouda III, the head of Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church, outside the Abassiya Cathedral, Cairo, March 20, 2012. Thousands of mourners dressed in black gathered in Cairo on Tuesday for the funeral of Egypt's Orthodox Christian Pope Shenouda, who spent his final years trying to comfort a community disturbed by the rise of political Islam.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 17 Jun 2015
The Coptic Orthodox Church has said that proponents of divorce rights denied by the church can join other divorce-...
Women queue, part of the tens of thousands of the Egyptian Christian Copts waiting outside St Mark's Cathedral in Cairo, March 18, 2012, to bid farewell to Pope Shenuda III who died the day before at the age of 88, following a long illness.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 10 Jun 2015
Several Copts affected by the church’s refusal to grant them permission for a second marriage decided to cancel a...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 Jun 2015
Local church and security leaderships in the Upper Egyptian province of Beni Suef agreed on Thursday to evict and...
Beni Suef Governor Mohamed Selim in the middle of local religious leaders during a reconcilation conference following sectarian encounters between Muslims and Christians
Al-Masry Al-Youm 03 Jun 2015
A Coptic family driven out of their home by neighbors in Beni Suef, over defamatory cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed,...
Women queue, part of the tens of thousands of the Egyptian Christian Copts waiting outside St Mark's Cathedral in Cairo, March 18, 2012, to bid farewell to Pope Shenuda III who died the day before at the age of 88, following a long illness.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 02 Jun 2015
A Swedish Coptic organization has expressed disappointment over what Copts in Egypt are exposed to describing it of...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 23 May 2015
The Coptic Orthodox Church is celebrating Pentecost on Sunday, the day of the establishment of the church in...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 Apr 2015
Coptic churches in Alexandria have started preparing for Holy Sunday by raising black curtains and flags for a week of...