The Egyptian Christianity could be traced up to Saint Marc who evangelized Alexandria and founded there the first Christian Academy. Today Egypt is an Islamic Republic, where a dozen of milions of Coptic Christians experience increacing persecutions.
Muslims Attack Two Christian Families in Egypt, 11 Killed
Assyrian International News Agency
The massacre took place on Sunday, January 30 at 3 PM in the village of Sharona near Maghagha, Minya province. Two Islamists groups, aided by the Muslim neighbors, descended on the roof of houses owned by Copts, killing eleven Copts, including children, and seriously injuring four others.
The Copts: Persecuted Christians of Egypt
Hundreds of Coptic young girls, including many under aged, are being kidnapped, raped, forced to convert to Islam and marry Muslim men.
Throwing Apostates to the Wolves
By Nonie Darwish
The atmosphere in Egypt against Christians and Muslim apostates has recently reached a boiling point.
Bomb Attack in front of a Church in Egyptian Alexandria
Egyptian Armed Forces Fire At Christian Monasteries, 19 Injured
Egyptian armed force stormed the 5th century old St. Bishoy monastery. The army attack came after the monks built a fence for their protection after the police guards left their posts and fled post the January 25th Uprising and after being attacked by prisoners who were at large, having escaped from their prisons during that period.
Three Churches Attacked, Egyptian Military Sides With Radical Muslims
(AINA) -- In the last two weeks three attacks on churches were undertaken by Salafis or Islamic Fundamentalists in Egypt.
Violence against Copts in Egypt
Weekend (May, 7, 2011) clashes in Egypt between minority Christians and Muslims have killed 12 people and highlighted rising inter-faith tensions.
Muslims Attack Christian Protesters in Egypt, Over 100 Injured
Muslims attacked Coptic Christian protesters at Maspero thrice on Saturday (14/05/2011), killing one and injuring over 100.
Egypt Patriarch on Sunday's Attack
Here is a message from Cardinal Antonios Naguib, patriarch of Alexandria of the Coptic Catholics, regarding the Sunday (9th October) attack on a group of mostly Christian protesters. More than two dozen people were killed.
Egypt, 15 years in prison for mother and seven children, converts to Christianity
The case concerns Nadia Mohamed Ali, a mother of eight children, born Christian, but converted to Islam to marry her husband. After his death, she decides to return to her original religion with her children. The authorities accuse her of having changed names on documents to skip procedure.
Coptic Priest Gunned Down in Egypt, Christian Villages Attacked
This morning masked men gunned down Father Mina Cheroubim, pastor of the Coptic Orthodox church, as he left his church building in el-Arish North Sinai, 344 kilometers northeast of Cairo.
Does Qur'an allow to burn people alive?
The answer depends on who was burnt: a Muslim or a Christian.