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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Celebrating the Holy Family's trip to Egypt, the Minister of Antiquities, Khaled El-Anany, and Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria, the Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria, attended Egypt's cultural show held on Monday to commemorate the trip which the family took to Egypt.
FILE - Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria Tawadros II CAIRO - 3 June 2019: Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria Tawadros II said that the entry of Jesus Christ into Egypt is a dear anniversary to Egyptians, asserting that the country is still a source of safety and a model of humanitarian hospitality in times of crisis.
It said Palestine's ambassador to Egypt submitted a letter from President Mahmoud Abbas to Pope Tawadros II, head of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria, denouncing the Israeli police attack on the monks.
bin Abdul Aziz Al-Sediry, vice minister of the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Saudi Arabia; Pope Tawadros II, pope of Alexandria, and patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria; and Sheikh Mohammed Hussein, grand mufti of Jerusalem and Palestine.
The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria is a small minority in Egypt, where about 90 percent of the country's population of some 92 million identifies as Muslim.
Ahmad Al-Tayyeb at Al-Azhar University, opened earlier Thursday; it gathered representatives of all holy faiths, notably Pope Francis - of the Roman Catholic Church, and Pope Tawadros II, of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria. "All Messengers of God had come with a message of peace and coexistence; this is the message of the current conference," Dr.
The Saint George Church and the Saint Mark's Cathedral are under the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria, which is among the oldest and largest Christian Church in the Middle East.
It is the first time Pope Tawadros II has visited the UAE and it is the first time he has conducted mass in an Arab country outside Egypt since he became leader of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria in November 2012.
The New Pope will be from these 3 men This can be old news for mnay but yes the new Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria will be from these three men : Father Raphael Ava Mina,Bishop Tawadros and Bishop Raphael.