Tag Archive

43 Posts tagged Coptic Orthodox Church

October 13, 2015

Let the Deacons Respond!

The Divine Liturgy is the most important activity in our Orthodox Christian lives. It is the time when the people of God, the ekklesia, stand before Him in reverence, worship Him and entreat His mercy, and receive Communion with Him for the forgiveness …

Read more

March 5, 2014

Egypt's Young Coptic Christians Energized to Fight for Civil Rights – AINA

Fr. Moses Samaan

CrossmapEgypt’s Young Coptic Christians Energized to Fight for Civil RightsAINAThe group, formed to fight for civil rights, rejects the mostly passive role Christian Copts played before the revolution, when the church’s patriarch served as proxy for th …

Read more

March 3, 2014

New Regulations for Choosing the Coptic Orthodox Patriarch

Fr. Moses Samaan

I. An Historical Session The Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church, under the auspices of His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, agreed on new regulations for electing the Pope, who is the Patriarch of the See of St. Mark the Apostle, the Archbishop of Alex …

Read more

March 2, 2014

Murder of 7 Coptic Egyptians in Libya met with indifference – FRANCE 24

Fr. Moses Samaan

FRANCE 24Murder of 7 Coptic Egyptians in Libya met with indifferenceFRANCE 24Seven Egyptian nationals, stone masons by trade and Coptic Christians, were executed Sunday in Benghazi. The city, which was the cradle of the Libyan revolution, is sinking ev …

Read more

February 26, 2014

Funeral held in Egypt's main Coptic church for 7 Egyptians killed in Libya – Ahram Online

Fr. Moses Samaan

Ahram OnlineFuneral held in Egypt’s main Coptic church for 7 Egyptians killed in LibyaAhram OnlineThe funeral for the seven Egyptians who were found shot dead in Libya took place on Wednesday in the main Coptic Orthodox cathedral in Cairo’s Abbasiya di …

Read more

February 25, 2014

Egyptians, possibly Coptic Christians, shot to death near Benghazi – UPI.com

Fr. Moses Samaan

swissinfo.chEgyptians, possibly Coptic Christians, shot to death near BenghaziUPI.comThe Egyptian Coptic Christian community has been under attack in recent years in Libya, the Herald said. Two people were killed In 2012 in an explosion near the Coptic …

Read more

October 16, 2013

Attacks on churches leave Egypt's Coptic Christians feeling more persecuted, vulnerable

Fr. Moses Samaan

Locked inside a 6th century church in a desert monastery are some of the jewels of early Christianity — ancient murals in vivid pinks, greens and reds depicting saints, angels and the Virgin Mary with a baby Jesus, hidden for centuries under a bl …

Read more

June 3, 2013

Coptic Christians hold protest after coming under attack at monastery in southern Egypt

Fr. Moses Samaan

Egyptian security and church officials say hundreds of Coptic Christians visiting a southern monastery have protested after coming under attack by unidentified assailants who stole their money and personal belongings and beat them.

Read more

November 20, 2012

Axios! His Holiness Pope Tawadros II

Fr. Moses Samaan

Glory to God! On Sunday, November 18, 2012, His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, the 118th Successor of St. Mark the Apostle, was enthroned by the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church in a ceremony led by the beloved Metropolitan Pakhomius, the Locum Ten …

Read more

November 20, 2012

Homily at the Enthronement of H.H. Pope Tawadros II

Fr. Moses Samaan

On this blessed day, during which we celebrate the enthronement of our blessed and honored father, His Holiness Pope Tawadros the Second, on behalf of the holy synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the world, we present to you the successor of Saint M …

Read more

November 15, 2012

Press Release Concerning the Unveiling of the Official Photograph of Pope Tawadros II

Fr. Moses Samaan

(November 15, 2012-Los Angeles) — The Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles, Southern California, and Hawaii will unveil the official portrait of His Holiness Pope Tawadros II in celebration of his enthronement on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 4:00p.m. …

Read more

November 5, 2012

Diocese Rejoices at Choice of Abba Tawadrous as 118th Pope

Fr. Moses Samaan

On November 4, 2012, H.E. Metropolitan Pachomius and the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church celebrated the Divine Liturgy at St. Mark Cathedral in Al Abbassiya, Cairo, Egypt and conducted the ancient apostolic tradition of the Altar Lot to choose …

Read more

 
 
X
- Enter Your Location -
- or -
Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles