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.
The Egyptian Ministry of Interior announced granting two exceptional visits for inmates of correctional and rehabilitation centers on the occasion of Sinai Liberation Day and Easter Sunday.
“This good people sets the most wonderful example to solidarity and cohesion in critical moments.”
"Brothers and sisters, Egypt’s Christian sons abroad. It’s my pleasure to send you the sincerest heartfelt congratulations on the occasion of the celebration of the Resurrection Sunday,” Sisi said in a cable published by the Egyptian embassies and consula
Seven suicide bombers took part in the attacks on churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka that killed 290 people and wounded more than 500.