ISIS Attacks Major Christian Monastery in Egypt
Security stops Sinai assault on St. Catherine and its biblical library, but symbolism matters more.
Zuweid. Two months ago, hundreds of Christian residents fled the area, facing death threats and the killing of several Copts in the course of a few weeks.
ISIS Church Bombings Kill Dozens at Palm Sunday Services in Egypt
(UPDATED) Christian leader: ‘During this week of Jesus’ suffering, we will pray to God to give us protection and healing.’
In the aftermath of today's Tanta and Alexandria bombings, Wanis—profiled by CT's This Is Our City project in 2012—prays that Copts won't “explode.” “Like all Egyptians, Copts suffer
Egyptian Exodus: 100 Christian Families Flee ISIS in Sinai Peninsula
Evangelical church at heart of interfaith and government efforts to provide relief and shelter.
The reason: On February 19, the Egypt chapter of ISIS released a video calling Copts “our priority and our preferred prey.” Three days later, one man was shot and his adult son burned
A Tale of Two Weddings
Why protesting a drive-by shooting is complicated for Egypt's Christians.
But the thought of solidarity is politically complicating for Copts. "Most Copts are accepting the rule of the military so as to avoid the rule of the Brotherhood.".
Responses to our June issue via letters, tweets, and Facebook posts.
report “Pilgrims' Process,” which I devoured avidly, delighted that CT has shone a spotlight on the indigenous Christians of the Holy Land as well as other Arab Christians and Copts.