Appeal from OCP Coptic Delegate

OCP News Service - 16/813 My Dear Fathers, Brothers, Sisters &friends We as Egyptians need to send a message to the Whole World. I am requesting you to help us share the below message: "What happens in Egypt is not a military coup but an internal matter & we the people of Egypt commissioned the Egyptian Army & Police to ...

Pope Tawadros to deliver Weekly Sermon at St Anba Rewis Cathedral

John Anton Special Correspondent OCP News Service 11/1/13 Cairo:Pope Anba Tawadros will start his weekly lecture at the St Anba Rewis Cathedral in Abbasiya on 30th of January 2013. It is the same day on which the late lamented Pope Shenouda lectured at the Anba Rewis Cathedral Church. Source: OCP News Service

Coptic Papal Election: Voting Details & Predictions (Updated With Pics)

John Anton Cairo Special Correspondent OCP News Service 29/10/2012 Cairo: Eighty Five  Bishops/ Metropolitan's participated in the  voting process.Bishop Anba Armia was the last Bishop to vote & seven Bishops did not  vote namely Bishop Takla , Bishop Amonios , Bishop Mettias  Bishop Serabion , Bishop Paules , Bishop Pephnotios  and Metropolitan Mikhaael. A total of 2311 had cast their votes ...

Counting of votes in Progress: Results to be announced Soon

Bishop Anba Hedra John Anton Cairo Special Correspondent OCP News Service 29/10/2012 The counting of votes is in progress. Bishop Anba Hedra said that the results of  the final three candidates for the Papal Throne will be announced at 7:00 pm in conference held at the Cathedral. Source: OCP News Service    

Coptic Papal Election in Progress

John Anton Cairo Special Correspondent OCP News Service Voters have expressed their happiness  about the arrangements made at St Anba Rewis Cathedral . The church also broadcasted a lecture by  the late Pope Shenouda before the voting began. The Papal election is given high national & international media coverage. The delegation from Jerusalem have made their presence at the Cathedral ...

A Snap from Papal Elections in Cairo

Picture from the Elections Event  where two the of the candidates awaiting their chance to vote.  Bishop Anba Tawadros from the left and Bishop Anba Rafael at the middle(both Candidates) & the third from the right is Bishop Anba Maximos (who is not a Papal Candidate). John Anton Cairo Special Correspondent OCP News Service – Exclusive 29/10/2012   Source: OCP News Service    

Papal Voting Process Begins

John Anton Cairo Special Correspondent OCP News Service The Scout Groups of the Coptic church is in charge of organizing the elections. The number of the electors is 2412 from all of Egypt. Chairs for the disabled persons have been separately arranged. Posters of Candidate with their biography has been arranged and kept in order. Several priests , monks ...