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Al-Masry Al-Youm 31 Mar 2015
Archbishop Royce Morcos, spokesman of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Alexandria said the Cathedral of St. Mark and all...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 22 Mar 2015
Twelve priests fled a monastery south west of Cairo after an argument with their colleagues turned violent, a source...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 19 Mar 2015
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria has commissioned bishop Morcos, bishop of Shubra al-Kheima, to create a specialized...
Bishop Tawadros II, the new pope and Patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church, smiles during interview in Wadi al-Notron monastery, Behiyra, 5 November 2012.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 12 Mar 2015
Egypt’s Orthodox Pope has disowned priests involved in the, presumably, illegal construction of a monastery wall...
Egypt Independent 26 Feb 2015
Priests at an ancient monastery west of Cairo have challenged army-guarded bulldozers on their way to level the 4th-...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 06 Jan 2015
The 2011 uprising that toppled former President Hosni Mubarak had a negative impact on the Coptic Christian minority,...
Palestinian women pray in front of the Dome of the Rock at the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as The Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City during the holy month of Ramadan, 28 July 2012.
Egypt Independent 05 Jan 2015
Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church reiterated on Monday it rejects pilgrimage to Jerusalem until the holy city is...
Pope Tawadros during the mass over death of his mother, Alexandria, 29 March, 2014.
Mohamed Mostafa 24 Dec 2014
A US-based study group has urged the Egyptian Coptic Orthodox Church to abstain from state-oriented political...
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Al-Masry Al-Youm 18 Dec 2014
Pope Tawadros II of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria received an Ethiopian diplomatic delegation at the...
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 11 Dec 2014
The Coptic Orthodox Church decided that the current personal status council will continue for six months until the...