Anniversary of the 21 Coptic Christians Martyred in Libya

Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom - 13/2/16 Anniversary of the 21 Coptic Christians Martyred in Libya - Statement by His Grace Bishop Angaelos - General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom For decades we have witnessed the systematic intimidation, persecution, abduction, and even execution of Christians and minorities in the ...

Islamic State Executes Another Copt in Libya?

Raymond Ibrahim - Coptic Solidarity - 30/7/15 According to sources in Libya, there are unconfirmed reports, including from the Libyan Herald,  that on July 23rd, the Islamic State executed another Egyptian Christian they seized over a week ago at a road block near Nufaliya, an Islamic State stronghold southeast of the city of Sirte. Bekhit Nageh Efrank Ebeid, a 25 year ...

Christians gear-up for Christmas festivities

GHANA 21/12/2011 Concerts of harmonious Christmas carols and hymns interspersed with nine short bible lessons are kick-starting the 2011 Christmas festivities across the country. The readings capture the story of the fall of humanity, the promise of the Messiah, and the birth of Jesus Christ from the book of Genesis, the prophetic books and the Gospels. Church choirs, corporate ...