Coptic Church


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Coptic Church

n.
The Oriental Orthodox church of Egypt, with dioceses elsewhere in Africa and southwest Asia, having a liturgy in Coptic and a theology that emphasizes the unity of the divine and human natures in the person of Jesus.

Coptic Church

n
(Christian Churches, other) the ancient Christian Church of Egypt

Cop′tic Church′


n.
the Christian church in Egypt, governed by a patriarch and characterized by an adherence to Monophysitism.
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Noun1.Coptic Church - the ancient Christian church of Egypt
Christian church, church - one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship
Copt - a member of the Coptic Church
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Pope Tawadros II is the head of the Egyptian Coptic Church, which has backed Egypt's counter-terrorism operation in the Sinai and other parts of the country.
Islamabad -- Pakistan has condemned the heinous terrorist attack on a Coptic Church in Helwan in the South of Cairo on 29th December 2017, resulting in the loss of precious and innocent lives.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan on Monday condemned the heinous terrorist attack on a Coptic Church in Helwan in the south of Cairo, resulting in loss of precious and innocent lives.
The attack came three days after a suspected militant killed nine people in shootings on a Coptic church and a nearby store in Cairo's quarter of Helwan.
Then the attacker headed to the Saint Mina Coptic church, where he attempted "to trespass the church's perimeter security"
The Coptic Church said the gunman first shot at a Christian-owned shop 4 km (3 miles) away, killing two people, before proceeding to the Mar Mina church in the southern Cairo suburb of Helwan.
The Coptic Church published a statement with the names of the casualties.
CAIRO, Dec 9 (KUNA) -- Following in Al-Azhar's footsteps, Egypt's Coptic Church on Saturday decided not to meet with US Vice President Mike Pence in Cairo later in December in protest against a recent US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
CAIRO, December 9, 2017 (WAFA) - The Egyptian Coptic Church Saturday announced that Pope Tawadros of Alexandria II declined to meet with US Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to Egypt on December 20th.
The Coptic Church making disciples through education
Julius's church in Ezbet Girgis in El-Fashn, along with priest Beymen Moftah, of El-Malak church in Matay, were assaulted while in El-Salam City," read a statement from the Coptic Church.
George's Coptic Church in Tanta, north of Cairo, and at St.