Egypt Tries to ‘Reconcile’ Coptic Churches to Non-Existence

Coptic Solidarity - Raymond Ibrabim - 20/6/18 From attacks by Muslim mobs to closures by Muslim authorities, the lamentable plight of Coptic Christian churches in Egypt always follows a pattern, one that is unwaveringly only too typical. Thus, last April 14, a Muslim mob—predictably riled by the previous day’s Friday mosque sermons—attacked the church of the Holy Virgin ...

The Coptic Orthodox Nun Who Visited Mount Athos

Special Courtesy - Fr Kyrillos Ibrahim - OCP News Service - 18/12/16 Visit - http://tamavirene.com/ Adapted from the book 'Tamav Erene: A Torch of Love in the Coptic Monastic Life'. Saintly Tamav Erene (Mother Irini) was the Abbess (Mother Superior) of the St. Philopateer Mercurius (Abu Sefein) Coptic Orthodox Convent in Old Cairo, Egypt. Saintly Mother Tamav Erene at the ...