The American President Donald Trump described the Peace Agreement signed today between UAE and Israel as Huge breakthrough. He added Historic Peace Agreement between our two GREAT friends, Israel and the United Arab Emirates! The new agreement of normalization includes having bilateral agreements regarding investment, tourism, direct flights, security, telecommunications, technology, energy, healthcare, culture, the environment, the establishment of reciprocal embassies, and other areas of mutual benefits.
The diocese of October 6 started a spiritual renaissance of the fasting of the Virgin Mary. Bishop Joseph of Texas will deliver an online sermon at the spiritual renaissance. The event is held online due to the spread of Corona virus.
Activists have praised the active participation of Copts in the Senate elections held in Egypt in the last two days. This came after leaders of the Coptic Church encouraged the people to participate and national duty.
The Media Center of the Coptic Orthodox Church in cooperation with the Art Association for Development, organized a program called Future Leaders, which is a training camp that includes a number of workshops for youth between 18 and 25 years old. The training camp, which will be held between September 1 and 6, will offer online workshops to teach leadership skills, photography, script writing, directing, and editing.
Pope Tawadros II received at the papal headquarters a delegation from the Information and Decision Support Center of the Council of Ministers to discuss methods of cooperation. Father Poulos Halim, spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church, said during the meeting that the delegation consisted of Sameh Selim, Head of the Data Resources Sector at the Center, and Fayez Rizkallah, a regional official in North and Central Upper Egypt.
His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark See, visited today the Center for Communication and Skills Development at the Bishopric of Public and Social Services at the Cathedral of St. Mark in Abbasia. Father Poulos Halim, spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church, said that Pope Tawadros was revived by His Eminence Bishop Julius, the general bishop of the churches of Old Cairo sector and the supervisor of the bishopric and a group of children in the center.
The Youth Bishopric organized its annual conferences for the summer period this year through the Zoom application on the Internet from July 23 to August 7 due to the spread of Corona virus. The conference took the title Rise Up Heroes and was attended by nearly 20,000 people, representing 65 dioceses inside Egypt and 9 dioceses from Diocesan Diaspora.
Dr. Mamdouh Ghorab, the governor of Sharqia, told Copts United that he is optimistic about the numbers of voters in the Governorate at the Senate elections, especially in the villages where many people are keen to cast their votes. He added that the state is taking extraordinary measures to organize and secure the voting process.
Coptic Orthodox Church signed a cooperation protocol with the Federation of Navigation Sports of the Ministry of Youth and Sports aiming at reviving the navigation route of the Holy Family in Egypt. Father Poulos Halim, spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church, said that the text of the protocol contains a number of provisions, most notably the inclusion of sports navigation in the competitions of the Saint Mark Evangelism Festival.
Many times did the Palestinian officials invited the Egyptian people to visit Palestine, but their invitation was rejected to avoid normalization with its ugly reputation at that time. The Palestinian president assured that visiting Jerusalem is like visiting the prisoner in his jail. I remembered this as I was hearing today about the Historic Peace Agreement between our two GREAT friends, Israel and the United Arab