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Coptic Easter baptism ceremony

Copts conduct Easter baptism ceremony at Qasr al-Yahud

Qasr al-Yahud is under the authority of the Civil Administration.

24/04/2019

Sisi’s Ecumenical Sunday

From Coptic Christmas to mosque dedication

By JACOB WIRTSCHAFTER , MINA NADER/THE MEDIA LINE
10/01/2019
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City

Fight between police and Coptic monks outside Church of the Holy Sepulchre

The monks were reportedly protesting the municipality's refusal to allow them the authority to oversee the repair work themselves.

Egyptian Coptic Pope Tawadros II receives President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at the new Coptic Cathedral

WATCH: Egyptian Coptic Christians celebrate Christmas in new cathedral

Islamist militants have claimed several attacks on Egypt's large Christian minority in recent years.

By REUTERS
07/01/2018
Sinai terrorism

Egypt security forces kill 3 suspected militants, arrest 10 others

Security forces confiscated a variety of explosive devices, automatic weapons and other items.

By REUTERS
30/12/2017

Gunmen attack Coptic Christian church near Cairo, killing at least nine

Islamist militants have claimed several attacks on Egypt's large Christian minority in recent years.

By REUTERS
29/12/2017
Coptic church Egypt

Egypt detains 15 after dozens attack Coptic church south of Cairo

Dozens of Muslims from the village of Kafr al-Waslin attacked the church after Friday prayers, smashing the windows and breaking everything inside.

By REUTERS
24/12/2017
Jews Muslims Christian Ramadan Copts Food Moroccan

Christians, Muslims, Jews break bread in interfaith Morocco initiative

Children of Abraham sit at the dinner table for a mouthful of kindness.

By JPOST.COM STAFF , REUTERS
22/06/2017
Coptic Christians Egyptian

'He said he was Christian, they shot him,' says son who saw father die

ISIS gunmen ambushed a group of Coptic Christians traveling to a monastery in Minya in southern Egypt on May 26, leaving 29 dead and 14 wounded.

By REUTERS
20/06/2017
Pope Francis

Pope prays for 'martyrs' of Egypt and Manchester attacks

Catholic leader extends condolences to Coptic counterpart in Egypt, asks god to convert the hearts of terrorists.

By REUTERS
29/05/2017
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