Spokesman of the Coptic Orthodox Church said that the church urges the people to rationalize the usage of water by raising awareness in the weekly sermons and daily prayers within the churches. He added that Coptic Christian media spread such awareness among the Coptic people.
Coptic Orthodox Church announced that Pope Tawadros II is going to visit the diocese of Damietta on March 26. Pope will be received by Bishop Marcos of Damietta and Kafr El Sheikh at the Church of St. Sidhom Bishay, where pope is going to deliver his weekly sermon.
Egypts Minister of Immigration Nabila Makram arrived in Australia today to meet with a delegation of Egyptian youth in Melbourne. She is going to launch the third version of the initiative to "revive the roots" sponsored by Egypt, Greece and Cyprus.
HG Bishop Hermina of Eastern Alexandria, presided over the holy mass at the church of the Virgin and St. George at Ghobrial neighborhood in Alexandria. The ordination ceremony was attended by a number of the clergy at the church and Bishop Hermina delivered a sermon about the divided houses.
His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, opened on Friday the Third International Conference entitled Coptic Heritage between Authenticity and Modernity at the Coptic Cultural Center at the Cathedral of St. Mark in Abbasiyah. The conference lasts for 3 days and is headed by Professor Sami Sabri, Dean of the Institute of Studies.
Ayman Hamza, a spokesman for the Ministry of Electricity, said that the Benban solar mega project in Aswan has won the World Bank Award as the most distinctive project. He added that the investment in the project is $ 2 billion, with the participation of 32 companies, provides 10 thousand jobs and produces 1465 megawatts.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Christians in the Middle East are still in difficult circumstances and in dire need of support and assistance. He added in a meeting with representatives of the French Community that Russia is a multi-religious country and treats all religions with respect and this is reflected in its presence in Syria since we treat Muslims very well.
Bishop Isaac of Tima celebrated Mother’s Day yesterday with 5000 mother of the diocese at the monastery of St. Yassa Michael. During the celebration, 5 new nuns were ordained for the ministry in the diocese. He distributed souvenirs to 5000 ladies who attended the cleebration.
Advisor Moncef Suleiman, representative of the Church in the community dialogue on amendments of the constitution, said that the Coptic Orthodox Church supported the increase of presidential term to 6 years during the draft of the 2014 constitution. He also stressed that the Church supports the return of the Senate again and demanded to grant it a full legislative powers.
At the world is celebrating the International Day of Happiness, I decided to write about happiness in the world. Happiness as we know is positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. Religions apparently aim to achieve happiness in a way or another and this appears in Nirvana of Buddhism. In Advaita Vedanta of Hinduism, the ultimate goal of life is happiness. Serving God in Judaism is a w