Churches

Egyptian regime: Closes many churches, Builds one cathedral

By | 2018-03-30T22:04:11+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Op-Eds|

By: Dr.Ashraf Ramelah Founder and President of Voice of theCopts This Christmas Eve, January 6, Coptic Christians celebrated mass during the grand opening of the brand-new state-built Nativity of Christ Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in the state’s new administration district of Cairo. Those in attendance rejoiced the occasion while many rural villagers had no local church to

Muslim Brotherhood destroying ancient sites

By | 2013-08-31T14:31:51+00:00 August 31st, 2013|Media|

The list of Christian churches, schools, institutions, shops torched by the Muslim Brotherhood in the last three days {youtube}ZL4db4cpKOE{/youtube}   The following list of some of the 85 looted and burned buildings (including convents and schools) has been verified by representatives of the Christian Churches.    At least 85 Christian churches, schools, institutions, homes and

Al-Qaeda members detained in Istanbul, planned to attack synagogues and churches

By | 2013-02-28T12:37:27+00:00 February 28th, 2013|Reports|

11 al-Qaeda members have been detained in Istanbul following a raid by Turkey’s special forces, reported Sabah newspaper on Thursday.   The terrorists reportedly planned to launch attacks on the U.S. embassy in Turkey in addition to a number of synagogues and churches in the country.   Some 22 kilograms of explosives, five guns and