The Women s Committee of the Holy Synod and the National Council for Women hosted a conference entitled No to violence against women at the Monastery of the Virgin in Bayyad Al-Arab, Beni Suef Governorate. The conference discussed articles of the Constitution and law that address violence against women and how to protect women from different kinds of violence in the society.
The Faith and Faith Committee of the Diocese of Maghagha announced that HG Bishop Aghathon will host a weekly program entitled “Education and The Creed" and will be broadcast on Facebook. The program aims to present the correct teachings, and face wrong teachings, modern heresies, and misconceptions, which are spread widely in multiple places. The first episodes of the program will be broadcast in the begining of the Great Lent, on Monday, February 24, 2020.
The Catholic Center for Cinema Creativity holds its 68 session next Friday February 28. Father Boutros Daniel, the director of the center, said that this year the festival will celebrate the memory of the late director Samir Seif and will honor a group of artists including Adel Imam, Ashraf Abdel Ghafour, Salah Abdullah, Nelly and Sherine.
Pope Tawadros The coexistence of the Egyptians formed a wonderful global image of national unity Nader Shoukry the Copts of Egypt Tuesday, February 18, 2020 20:21 PM + 02:00 00 EET Pope Tawadros the coexistence of the Egyptians formed a wonderful global image about the national unity The Grand Imam and His Holiness, the Pope, are the best advocates of peace and love around the world. Books: Nader Shukri, His Holiness, Pope Tawadros II, met the Pope of Alexandria and the Patriarch of the See of St. Mark, today, at the Pontifical Headquarters in the Cathedral of Marxia in Abbasia, the delegation of the Egyptian family s house, within the activities of the training program organized by “House of the World” His Egyptian ", under the title" because I am a father ", in order to train 150 preacher and chaplain, from Al-Azhar and the Egyptian Church, the best ways to strengthen family bonding. At the beginning of the meeting, His Holiness Pope Tawadros welcomed the attendees, stressing that this meeting is a strong message for all those who think about damaging the unity of the Egyptian national fabric, explaining that the Egyptians coexistence on the good land of Egypt and their circumvention around the Nile River formed a wonderful image in front of the world about the true meaning of national unity . His Holiness Pope Tawadros emphasized that preserving the entity and unity of the family is a guarantee of the safety of society, as violence and terrorism that has spread around the world is originally the result of broken families that have missed the true role of the father and mother in education, explaining that we need to teach and teach the right parenting methods even We can keep our families from collapsing, because a stable family is an effective family that contributes to building society.
Fikry Nashid, known as father of the martyrs after his two daughters sand wife were martyred in Alexandria church bombing in 2011, denounced lack of celebrations on the feast of the martyrs of modern age celebrated on February 15th. He added that the Holy Synod has decided to celebrate that feast and to form a committee to care for families of the martyrs, but both decisions were not put into action yet.
Bishop Isaac of Tima ordained 7 new deacons at the Cathedral of St. Fam in Tima. The new deacons will be ordained priests next Monday in various churches in the diocese.
His Holiness Pope Tawadros II received at the Pontifical headquarters in Cairo, Mr. Fassil Ghebreslassie Tekle, Eritrea s ambassador to Cairo. The visit of the Eritrean Ambassador to His Holiness came for the sake of acquaintance.
Under the title “Take it seriously, the Church of Saints in Sidi Bishr, Alexandria, organizes next Thursday, February 20, a meeting for employment of young men and women in the churches of Alexandria, in cooperation with the Economic Development Committee of the Holy Synod. The forum is held under the auspices of HG Bishop Bavly of Alexandria and with the participation of several companies.
The Diocese of the New Valley celebrated the second anniversary of the departure of its former Bishop Abba Boktor, which consided with the feast of Cleansing the Temple by Christ. The memorial service was held at Kharga Oasis in the presence of Bishop Martiros of Eastern Railway Station and Bihsop Arsanious of New Valley.
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