Pope Tawadros

Pope Tawadros II says received message from Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Easter

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 - 02:21 GMT

Pope Tawadros II said during Easter celebration on Saturday that he received a message from Sheikh Muhammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, where he wished joy and peace for all people of the world.

In photos: Pope Tawadros leads Easter Mass in Abbasiya Cathedral amid high presence of Copts

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 10:13 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and patriarch of the See of St. Mark led on Saturday night the Easter Mass in St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo’s Abbasiya amid high presence of priests and Coptic citizens.

Egypt’s president greets Pope Tawadros, Copts on Easter

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 09:53 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi sent a cable of congratulations to Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Diocese and Copts on Easter Sunday.

Egypt’s Celebrates ‘Sham El-Nessim’ April 25, announce 5-day off for Eid Al Fitr

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 01:20 GMT

Egypt’s Cabinet announced that Monday, April 25, will be an official paid holiday on the occasion of ‘Sham El-Nessim’ and Sinai Liberation Day.

Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church to celebrate Easter, April 24

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 02:40 GMT

Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church will celebrate Easter on April 24, which comes after the Holy Week at the end of the 55-day period of Lent.

Pope Tawadros II says Abrahamic Religion 'categorically unacceptable'

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 03:45 GMT

The idea of the Abrahamic Religion is “categorically unacceptable,” Pope Tawadros II told the Egyptian T.V. on Friday.

There is no point in banning Copts from visiting Jerusalem: Pope Tawadros II of Egypt

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 03:26 GMT

There is no point in banning the visits of Copts to Jerusalem at the moment, as such decision has weakened Coptic presence in the holy city, Pope Tawadros II of Egypt aid Friday.

Azhar Grand Imam greets Popes Tawadros, Francis, Archbishop Welby, Patriarch Bartholomew on Christmas

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 01:21 GMT

"My sincere congratulations to my friends; Pope Francis, Pope Tawadros, Archbishop Justin Welby, Patriarch Bartholomew I as well as to all Christians around the world on the occasion of Christmas," El-Tayyeb said in a Facebook post on Thursday.

Memory of the day: NASA launches the MAVEN probe to Mars in 2013

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 01:25 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on November 18.

Pope Tawadros says achievements took place in Egypt over past years qualify it to be named “new republic”

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 02:13 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and patriarch of the See of St. Mark said that the achievements and overall development Egypt has been witnessing nationwide over the past seven years truly qualify it to be named as a "new republic".

10 years of Egyptian Family House, an initiative that gathers top and grassroots followers of Islam and Christianity

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 01:42 GMT

It is impossible for all humans to agree on just one religion, that is why freedom of religion is “one of the most precious human rights,” Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb said at the tenth anniversary of the Egyptian Family House initiative.

‘Freedom of religion’ is one of the most precious human rights, Azhar Grand Imam Sheikh Ahmed Al Tayyeb

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 10:29 GMT

Azhar Grand Imam Sheikh Ahmed Al Tayyeb stressed Monday that ‘Freedom of religion’ is one of the most precious human rights.

Religions are reason for cooperation not disputes, Pope Tawadros in ‘Egyptian Family House’ 10th anniversary celebration

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 10:10 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark stressed, Monday on the importance of unity between all citizens regarding their region.

Pope Tawadros II leads Great Friday mass at Abbassiya Cathedral

Fri, 30 Apr 2021 - 10:44 GMT

A number of bishops, besides a limited number of people, had attended the prayer, amid restrictive precautionary measures against the coronavirus pandemic.

Pope Tawadros II urges Egyptians to abide by COVID-19 precautionary measures

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 09:30 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark urged all Egyptians to abide by COVID-19 precautionary measures announced by the government.

Sisi wishes Egyptians merry Christmas over video conference with Pope Tawadros II

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 06:27 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met with Pope Tawadros II over a video conference to wish Copts and all Egyptians a merry Christmas, which is celebrated by Orthodox Christians on Jan. 7.

Pope Tawadros II inaugurates Saint George church in Alex.

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 11:03 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese on Saturday inaugurated the renovated St. George Church in Shatby, Alexandria.

Pope Tawadros: We pray for God to end coronavirus pandemic

Thu, 28 May 2020 - 10:18 GMT

Pope Tawadros II said that next Monday the Coptic Church will celebrate the feast of Christ's entry into Egypt,

Egypt’s entities, activists mourn President Hosni Mubarak

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 - 05:50 GMT

Grand Mufti Shawqi Allam, expressed in a statement, Tuesday his heartfelt condolences to Mubarak's family.

Azhar Grand Imam visits, congratulates Pope Tawadros on Christmas Day

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 01:10 GMT

Churches that follow the eastern calendar celebrate Christmas Eve on the evening of January 6.

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