Coptic Orthodox Church


“War on terror” shuts down churches and prayer

Churches shuttered by police over concerns they will iritate Muslims


Police ransack Coptic social services center in Egypt

Police violence is green light for more offences by Jihadists against Christians, Coptic activist charges


Egyptian youths escape Sharia inferno

Mocking Islam or mocking the prophet of Islam spells doom in Egypt


Bedouin law bows to Coptic courage

In the ongoing jihad against Egypt’s Coptic Christians one Bedouin tradition adopted by Islam keeps jihad in business.


Muslim Brotherhood denounces Coptic Patriarch

The Muslim Brotherhood has denounced the visit to Israel by the Coptic Orthodox Patriarch of Alexandria, calling Tawadros II’s trip to Tel Aviv a betrayal of pan-Arab solidarity.


Coptic support for Egyptian strikes against ISIS

Coptic Orthodox Bishop of New York writes to the New York Times saying al-Sisi government's strikes against ISIS are uniting Egypt against a common foe


Arab Spring has turned to Winter, Patriarch warns

The Arab Spring was “not a spring or even an autumn, it was a winter," said the Patriarch of Alexandria, Tawadros II, denouncing the revolutions that had stirred the Middle East an