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Statement by Bishop Angaelos of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom regarding the situation in Mosul – Iraq

July 28, 2014 Featured News

July 2014 Statement by His Grace Bishop Angaelos – General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom regarding the situation in Mosul, Iraq. As the widespread violence and aggression facing Christians and minority groups in Mosul, Iraq, intensifies, it is increasingly evident that the fundamental right and freedom to practice one’s Faith […]

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Bishop Angaelos Testimony at US Congressional Hearing Human Rights Abuses in Egypt – Video

July 28, 2014 Featured News

July 2014 His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom testified at a Congressional Hearing on ‘Human Rights Abuses in Egypt’ in Washington DC on Human Rights Day, 10 December 2013. Source:

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Condolences expressed by Bishop Angaelos of Coptic Church on the Demise Patriarch Mor Ignatius Zakka Iwas I

March 22, 2014 Featured News
Bishop Angaelos - General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom

22/3/14 His Grace Bishop Angaelos, a General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom offers condolences and prayers to the Syrian Orthodox Church on behalf of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom upon the departure of Patriarch Mor Ignatius Zakka Iwas I of Antioch, 122nd patriarch of Antioch and All […]

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Prince Hassan of Jordan visits UK Coptic Church

November 16, 2013 Featured News

16/11/13 Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan met with members of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the UK this week. He was received by General Bishop of the UK Church, Bishop Angaelos, during a gathering at Saint George Cathedral at the UK Coptic Orthodox Church’s headquarters near Stevenage. The gathering was also attended by […]

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Bishop Angaelos to Address Current Situation in Egypt

September 27, 2013 Featured News

27/9/13 Visit COPTIC ORPHANS WEBPAGE HERE: His Grace Bishop Angaelos will be in Washington D.C. to address critical developments in Egypt at three speaking engagements spearheaded by Coptic Orphans. Events are open to the public and all are welcome. His Grace Bishop Angaelos will be in Washington D.C. to address critical developments in Egypt at […]

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Egypt’s Coptic Pope concerned over risks of attacks

August 10, 2013 Featured News

10/8/13 – John McManus A bishop in Egypt’s Coptic Church says Pope Tawadros II has cancelled weekly public meetings due to concerns over possible attacks on his congregation. Bishop Angaelos, who heads the Church in the UK, says in one incident the flag of al-Qaeda was raised on church property while worshippers hid inside. Several human […]

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Coptic Service held in St. Margaret’s, Westminster

November 8, 2012 News

2/11/2012 To mark the Coptic Feast of Nayrouz and the start of the new Coptic Year 1729, the service of Offering of Evening Incense was held at St. Margaret’s Westminster on 30 October. Presided over by Bishop Angaelos, assisted by Abba Seraphim, it was also attended by priests from the Coptic Orthodox, British Orthodox, Eritrean […]

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Statement by HG Bishop Angaelos RE alleged Coptic involvement in film ‘Innocence of Muslims’ and the resulting unrest

September 17, 2012 Featured News

17/9/2012 Statement by His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of The Coptic Orthodox Church in the UK In assessing the recent developments surrounding the release of the film ‘Innocence of Muslims’ that insults Islam, and the alleged involvement of ‘Coptic Christians’, it is imperative that a clear distinction be made between the vast majority of […]

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Coptic Orthodox Church launches new ministry in the City

February 23, 2012 News

London 22/2/2012 The Coptic Orthodox Church has launched a new ministry in the City of London. The St Paul Ministry, launched by the Church’s leader Bishop Angaelos, will offer an English language service in the beautiful St Mary-le-Bow church in the heart of the financial district. The first service will take place on March 4 […]

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Anglicans and Orthodox Churches formalise ecumenical relationship

February 7, 2012 News

6/2/2012 The Church of England and Oriental Orthodox Churches have formalised their ecumenical relationship. The two Churches have formally established the Church of England-Oriental Orthodox Regional Forum (AOORF), which has existed in an informal capacity for some years. For the first time, the role of the forum has been clarified in a document that sets […]

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Catholic & Coptic Orthodox leaders launch historic book

January 25, 2012 News
Bishop Angaelos and Bishop McDonald

Estefania Aguirre 23/1/012 The Catholic Archbishop of Southwark, Most Rev Kevin McDonald and the Coptic Orthodox Bishop Angaelos marked the Week of Christian Unity today, with the launch of the first book compiled by the Catholic-Oriental Orthodox Regional Forum: ‘Joint Statements between the Catholic and Oriental Orthodox Churches’. The book includes statements by Pope Benedict […]

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Easter Devotional: Archbishop Angaelos of the Coptic Church on the Resurrection

April 21, 2011 News

21/4/2011 An Easter reflection by Bishop Angaelos, head of the Coptic Church in the UK:
 Key verses: 1 Peter 4:12-13 As we celebrate the commemoration of the glorious feast of our Lord’s Resurrection on Sunday, we must never lose sight of the fact that as victorious as this resurrection is, it would never have come […]

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