Endowments Minister Mahmoud Hamdy Zakzouk said the ministry's preachers are not responsible at all for what he called "the fatwa pandemic" that has broken out in so-called religious satellite channels. He said these channels are in truth what most discredits Islam and Muslims given the backward fatwas that they spread across the globe, saying such fatwas turns Muslims into the world's laughing stock.
KHARTOUM 02/02/2009 An American aid group has been thrown out of Sudan's Darfur region after officials found thousands of Arabic-language bibles in its office, state media reported on Saturday.
The Coptic Orthodox Church , celebrated on Saturday, the well-known festival of "Kom Maria", in Dayr Abu Hinnis, a small, isolated Christian village, 186 miles south of Cairo, commemorating the Holy Family's flight into Egypt.
Egypt, Qatar, Israel, Algeria and Sudan voted last Wednesday to remove the status of "consultative" from the Arab Commission for Human Rights at the UN Economic and Social Council for one year.
Lawyer Appeals to Mubarak to Speed Up Constitutional Court's Decision Affecting Fate of 2800 Christian 'Reverts'
The noted human rights lawyer El-Naggar, has sent an urgent Appeal to President Mubarak, to intervene in speeding up a session date for the Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) to give its ruling on the constitutionality of Article 47 of the civil affairs law, and consequently decide the fate of previous rulings in favor of Christian reverts in what is known as â€œre-conversionâ€ case
Female Coptic Lawyer Assaulted for Third Time by Muslim Brotherhood Lawyers Episodes of a Mafia Saga!!!
For the third time within a week, the female 25-year-old, Coptic lawyer Mervat Ragy has been assaulted by Muslim Brotherhood lawyers, in a bid to silence her for exposing the complicity between the police and the MB lawyers.
VATICAN CITY (CNS) — United in their baptism and their faith in Jesus, Christians have an obligation to show the world that differences in language and culture do not have to lead to division and violence, Pope Benedict XVI said.
SOUTHFIELD — Muslims and interfaith leaders in Metro Detroit are asking a local radio station owner to discontinue broadcasts in which, they say, a Coptic priest has repeatedly defamed the Prophet Muhammad over the past year.
Less than 24 hours ago, I published an article in which I pointed out my suspicions concerning some information about Pope Shendoa III travelling to USA. This morning, a confirmation to my suspicions arrived from â€œAl Masary Al Youm â€œEgyptian news paper. My question now is: Did the Coptic Pope and his Church been hijacked??????
Throughout its history, Egypt has always been the ambition of foreign invaders. In fact, Egypt was invaded several times, by different occupiers and for different periods. However, the worst one of them all, was the Arab occupation of Coptic Egypt, from the 7th century until our present day.