IS execute 30 Ethiopian Christians in Lybia
Islamic State have release a video showing masked men muder Ethiopian Christians in Libya. The footage bears similarities to an earlier one showing the beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians. This new video shows two separate mass killings, one the beheading of around 15 men and the other a similar number of men were shot in the head.
Pope Tawadros Papal Easter Message 2015
It is of a great blessing to present the 2015 Papal Encyclical of our beloved Shepherd, His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark for the Glorious Resurrection Feast of 2015. May the Lord reward every person contributed to the production of this great teaching of our Pope and Patriarch.
Pope Tawadros receives Patriarch Ignatius & Catholicos Aram
His Holiness Pope Tawaros II of Alexandria of the Coptic Orthodox Church revived His Holiness Ignatius Aphrem II – Patriarch of Antioch and All East of the Syriac Orthodox Church His Holiness Aram I – Catholicose of Cilicia of the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church in Lebanon.
The New Martyrs of Libya
Pope Tawadros II of the Coptic Orthodox Church has recognized the 21 men martyred in Libya as saints. His Holiness Pope Tawadros II announced the inclusion of the 21 Coptic New Martyrs of Libya in the Synaxarium of the Coptic Orthodox Church.
ISIS Murder 21 Copts in Lybia
Our hearts go out to the families of the 21 Coptic Christians who were murdered in Libya by ISIS on 15th of February 2015. Their courage and strength will not be forgotten. ISIS released that video to scare us Copts and Christians away from our faith, but little do they know that it is because of martyrs that our church and faith is strengthened.