Copts in Minya express their anger after document of conversion into Islam of Coptic girl was published on social media. The girl had disappeared 4 months ago and she was not found till her family discovered her conversion into Islam. It is worth mentioning that her village is controlled by extremists and such conversion would be used to mock the Copts and harass them.
The Coptic people of Tima bid farewell to Father Yassa Abdul Massieh who served a priest of St. Anba Shenouda El-Sawy Church for 32 years. The late father who died at the age of 61 was mourned by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria.
The Holy Bible House organized a festival for the churches of Ain Shams and Ezbet el-Nakhl under the title Idea in a Game. The festival was attended by 5,000 primary school students from many churches in the neighborhood .
NASA named its newly-discovered asteroid after the Egyptian scientist Farouk El-Baz. This is the first time an Egyptian scientist has been named an asteroid after an Egyptian scientist. El-Baz earned a bachelor s degree in chemistry and geology from Ain Shams University at the age of 20. In 1961, he obtained a master s degree in geology, a doctorate in 1964 then worked for NASA during the Apollo program.
Bishop Eklimindos of Almaza and East of Nasr City ordained 40 new deacons at the church of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Hagana. The deacons were ordained in the basic rank of Ebsaltus, which is translated chanter.
Bishop Makarios of Minya returned to Egypt yesterday after a pastoral care visit to the United States o America for 7 days. He visited the Church of St. Joseph in Virginia, and a number of other churches in the same state.
Bishop Poulos of East Canada held the first meeting with priest of the diocese. The meeting was held at St. Mark Church in Montreal
Disappeared Christian girl called Simon Botros from Mallawy appeared on social media after her conversion into Islam. She had disappeared 4 months ago, and her family searched for her till her picture and her conversion certificate was published on social media.
Egyptian-Canadian actor, Mena Massoud, better known for his lead role in Aladdin with Will Smith, decided to launch a charity organization to help ethnically diverse artists in Canada. He said that he wanted to help other artists since Hollywood doesn t do that. He added during his current visit to Egypt that he liked al-Gouna festival.
Kamal Zakher Moussa
A few years ago, perhaps months before the arrival of President al-Sisi, fuel and food crises and the spread of chaos and corruption were topical issues. He was not a magician to solve them in a blink of eye, but he needed firmness and discipline that were available only in the military establishment. The president moved from rent-seeking economy to one of the high value added economies, which needed: - New fa