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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...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 Apr 2015
The Coptic Orthodox Church celebrated Good Friday with a mass led by Egypt’s Copts leader Pope Tawadros II at the...
Police forces securing a church in Alexandria, December 29,2011, before new year's mass.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 29 Mar 2015
Seven defendants were arrested in al-Awr village in the Samalout locality, Minya Governorate, following clashes...
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Al-Masry Al-Youm 02 Mar 2015
In a simple countryside house in Assiut, Matta Hakim sits on the pavement thinking about his three sons, whom he had...