Pope Francis called to pray for rulers and officials around the world in order to be led by God for the good of the country. Pope Francis said that we should learn to pray for those who is in power according to the bible (1 Timothy 2: 2). He added that we should do that even for those who don t support our ideas
Bishop Joseph of Southern the United States is currently in a pastoral care visit to Sweden. He was received by Bishop Abakir of the Scandinavian countries and gave sermons in several churches.
Pope Tawadros II received today Khalid Jalal, Egypt s new Ambassador to Germany. The visit came for the purpose of acquaintance on the occasion of taking office.
Father Poulos Halim, Spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church, denied rumors about murdering a priest in Minya inside his house. A media personnel had announced on his Facebook page that a priest was killed in Abu Qurqas causing unusual confusion between Copts and Muslims.
Zaid Haddad from Jordan won the chairmanship of the regional committee of the World Christian Union Committee during its annual meeting in Cairo. The union consists of more than 20 organizations and movements from Lebanon, Egypt, Syria, Jordan, The Sudan, Iraq and Palestine.
Bishop Bemen of Qusia and Mir announced the discovery of the body of St. Athanasius of Qus who lived in the 13th century. This came during the restoration of the monastery of St. Boktor in Qena. Bishop Athanasius of Qus was ordained in 1365 and was a great scholar and versified a Christian book in Coptic language.
Leaders of the Evangelical community celebrated the centenary of the Presbyterian Fajala Church. Dr. Andrea Zaki, head of the Evangelical community said that the church has been light and salt in this world, just like we should be. He invited the church for more hard working and creativity in the ministry.
Dr. Monir Hanna, Bishop of the Episcopal Church, Participated in the Meeting of Welfare committee of the Council of Churches of Egypt . Representatives of 5 Christen sects participated in the meeting, during which Bishop Hanna delivered a sermon about illnesses that afflict ministers in the service, and how to avoid them.
University of Beni Suef appointed a Coptic Dean of the Faculty of Earth Sciences. Dr. Boutros Riad Bakhit was appointed by Dr. Mansour Hassan, President of Beni Suef University. Dr. Boutros obtained a Bachelor of Science in Geology Division in 1989, Cairo University, and a Master in Geology Sciences, Minerals and Rocks, Cairo University, and a PHD of Philosophy in Geology Sciences, Minerals and Rocks.
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Nabila Makram, Egypt s Minister of Migration and Egyptian Affairs Abroad, announced to sponsor the trip of the adventurer Ali Abdu who will traveled for 25.000 kilometers across Egypt to visit all Egyptian governorates on an electric bike. His trip comes to raise awareness of environmental issues and global warming and to spread the culture of electric vehicles in Egypt to preserve the environment and reduce pollutio