Egypt Appoints New Coptic PopeBishop Tawadros has been elected as Egypt's new Coptic Christian pope, replacing the late Shenouda III.
The late Shenouda III of Alexandria, the former Coptic pope.
Egypt: New Coptic Pope Appointed
Aswat Masriya, 4 November 2012
Several Egyptian politicians, officials and public figures welcomed on Sunday the appointment of Bishop Tawadros as the new Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church. Read more »
Egypt: Church Names New Coptic Pope
Egypt Online, 4 November 2012
Bishop Tawadros has become Egypt's 118th Coptic pope after his name was picked from a box by a blindfolded child during Sunday's altar lottery at St Mark's Cathedral in Abbasiya,… Read more »
Aswat Masriya, 2 November 2012
The opinions of a number of Coptic leading figures and intellectuals varied about the chief issues and files that await the new Pope who will be chosen through an altar lottery on… Read more »
Egypt Online, 31 October 2012
Late Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese copped the 2012 Cardinal Koenig Prize - which is bestowed on prominent Church figures in the world. Read more »