Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark See, said in an interview with a news agency during his visit to Germany that History proves that Egypt is never divided. He added that many people die because of terrorism and violence from Muslims and Christians, but they can never divide the Egyptians.
Pope Francis called on world governments to make migration more secure choice and try hard to solve problems of hunger and also try to save the planet Earth by making better use of the valid resources. This came on the occasion of the celebration of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome.
Coptic Bishops of North America issued a statement to denounce the attack on the priest Samaan Shehata assuring it is not individually They said that such attack is part of the repeated sectarian attacks against Christians in Egypt. They called the government to deal seriously with the problem in order to stop evil plans to persecute the Copts.
Abba Estifanous, Bishop of Baba, held a meeting with Dr. Ahemd Gioushi, Education Minister, and a number of education senior officials. A protocol of cooperation was signed between the Bishop of Baba and the Ministry of Education to provide technical and health support to the teachers, students and parents of the schools of special education, especially those suffering from hearing and mental disabilities in Beni Suef.
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and patriarch of St. Mark See, arrived today in Berlin and begins his pastoral work in Germany. Pope Was received in the airport by bishop of Berlin and the Egyptian ambassador to Berlin as well as several officials.
Mariam Salib, wife of the murdered priest in Cairo said that police had asked him to leave the town in Upper Egypt because he was targeted by extremists. She added that he dedicated his life for the ministry and was so happy to receive the permit to build the church, but he didn t have time to see it completed.
A group of Coptic activists in America called the Egyptian President Abduld Fattah al-Sisi during his visit to New York to seek full citizenship and to stop targeting the Copts for their religious identity. They denounced killing a priest in Cairo and the imprisonment of another monk from Rayyan monastery in addition to the way assailants of Coptic old women and stripped her off in the streets were acquitted.
Unknown man tried to stab a Coptic Christian woman in Fashn City, Beni Suef while she was walking in the street. The man failed to stab her while he was calling her you infidel! Police were reported and the matter is currently under investigation.
Father Poulos Halim, Spokesman of the Coptic Church condemned the terrorist attacks against a number of important installations in Arish, including a church and a bank. He assured that fighting terrorism comes with eliminating its resources.
Mohammed Anwar Sadat
The road to a good future for our children in Egypt is a dangerous one. Our way is not furnished with flowers, and requires will, determination and awareness. We have to stop and evaluate the situation before we take the next step. What is after restricting the freedom of opinion and expression, and silencing the opposition and media! More than six years have passed since the revolution of January 2011. Yet, the r