St. Mina Monastery started building a church on the name of martyrs of the Saints’ church in Alexandria. 20 Copts were killed in a terrorist bombing on Christmas eve in 2011 and were buried in St. Mina Monastery in Mariout.
Evangelical and the Catholic churches are celebrating 500 years of the evangelical reform. Evangelical Synod of the Nile is holding several seminars on evangelical reform at the beginning of the New Year.
American Coptic Association is going to sue Dr. Yasser Borhamy, Vice President of Salafist Preaching, for his statements in which he incites against Copts and threats the national unity.
Essam Badawi, governor of Minya, inspected the monastery of St. Mary in Jabal al-Tir aiming to develop the neighborhood.
Cardinal of Austria Christophe Schonbrunn arrived to Minya to visit families of the martyrs of Libya.
Father Ayyoub Yousef, priest of St. George Catholic Church in Delga village in Minya demanded the renewal of the mosque in the village due to the bad condition of the building..
A terrorist was arrested in Minya governorate on charges of attacking a church in Delga village, MInya. The terrorist is currently being interrogated and matter is under investigation.
Kafr Ashraf elementary school has forced both Coptic Christen and Muslim students to wear the veil. One of the students told Copts United that she was forced to wear the veil though she doesn’t want to.
An other old old tradition of newly graduated youth looking for a job in far far away countries, Why? Cause the pay check month end equals more than 10 times they salary they would get in a similar job in Egypt! However the vital question here is “Is the cost of living in those countries as low as in Egyptd?” Well in fact few years back in France I would get a cup of tea or coffee for almost 5 euros price should