EGYPT — On the first day of his apostolic visit to Egypt, Pope Francis met privately with the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, the highest theological and religious institution of Sunni Islam in the world and the oldest Islamic University. 2,214 more words
VATICAN INSIDER, A TRIBUTE TO MOTHER ANGELICA - EGYPT, IN FESTIVE MODE, ON FULL ALERT, READY TO WELCOME POPE FRANCIS - THE MODERN DAY PLAGUES OF EGYPT
AsiaNews has a great number of very good journalists and guest authors who write for them about current events, noteworthy people and historical moments in Asia and the Middle East. 1,467 more words
image: Pope Francis arrives in Cairo April 28 for a two-day visit to Egypt. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) See POPE-EGYPT-PEACE April 28, 2017.
The Pope is visiting the country only weeks after twin suicide attacks on Coptic churches… 401 more words
CAIRO — Pope Francis has arrived in Egypt for his 18th apostolic journey. The theme of the pope’s visit is: “Pope of Peace in Egypt of Peace.” 255 more words