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December 6, 2018
Women often bear the brunt of the persecution of Christians. World Watch Monitor has noted that “women’s lives are all too often characterised...
December 5, 2018
This moving article identifies the rise of Egyptian nationalism as one of the principal causes of the decline of the Greek community in Alexandria,...
December 1, 2018
This report, which is itself a summary of five reports, focusing upon Egypt, Ethiopia, Iraq, Colombia and the Central African Republic, demonstrates...
November 16, 2018
Copts make up roughly 10 percent of the Egyptian population. They have been the target of revenge attacks by Muslim mobs ever since Egypt’s...
November 2, 2018
We are in prayer for our brothers and sisters of the Coptic Orthodox Christian Church in Egypt as they are persecuted for their faith in our Lord and...
September 8, 2018
As we reported last week, the Egyptian government is very slow to approve applications for the construction of new churches. This story illustrates...
August 31, 2018
The Egyptian government is very slow to approve applications for the construction of new churches. This story illustrates why: when such applications...
July 23, 2018
“There are at least approximately 3000 pending applications from churches that still need to be examined by the government commission set up to...
July 11, 2018
We are in prayer for our brothers and sisters of the Coptic Orthodox Christian Church in Egypt as they are persecuted for their faith in our Lord and...
July 10, 2018
Archbishop Demetrios has said: “The Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate stand in solidarity with persecuted Christians throughout the world…Our...
June 30, 2018
As Egypt has gone through its wave of uprisings and instability, and even as the political scene there has stabilized, the country’s Coptic...