The nearly 150-year-old restrictions put into place by the Ottoman Caliphate in Egypt on the construction of churches and enforced by successive Egyptian governments have been relaxed with the approval of the promised church construction law.
A much-anticipated law permitting the construction of new churches for Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox and Evangelical Christian communities has been condemned by the Coptic Orthodox Church.
The collapse of classical Christian civilization, the rise of Islam in the Mediterranean, and the tactics of Islamic conquest from Muhammad to 9/11.
Orthodox Christian Network International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that a Muslim mob looted and torched Christian property and homes in Al-Beida village, Egypt on June 17, after rumors spread of a Christian-owned building being turned into a local church. More than 80 Christian families were affected by the attack last Friday, leaving hundreds afraid…
Daily Mail A Muslim mob ransacked and torched seven Christian homes last week in a province south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo, after rumours spread that a Christian man had an affair with a Muslim woman, according to a statement by the local Orthodox Coptic church. During the attack last Friday, the mother of the…
President Sadat of Egypt abandoned his Arab ally Syria in the October War of 73′ in the single-minded quest for peace from a position of weakness.
Gamal Abdel Nasser of Egypt and Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi of Libya were leaders on par with Vladimir Lenin, and kin of Kwame Nkrumah. Their leadership after decolonization and indeed in shaping the projects for independence and unity that developed in the post-imperial period offer valuable lessons for examining leadership in African political thought and practice today.