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The immigration of the Copts to the United States of America started a...

wikipedia - 19 Sep 2016
The immigration of the Copts to the United States of America started as early as the late 1940s. After 1952, the rate of Coptic immigration from Egypt to the United States increased. The first Coptic church in the United States is St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church, which was established in the late 1960s in Jersey City.
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Carolyn Butterworth, Mark Mekhail

New York Times - 01 Oct 2017
Carolyn Alexzena Butterworth and Dr. Mark Nagy Mekhail were married Sept. 30 at St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church in Seven Hills, Ohio. The Rev. Mikhail E. Mikhail ...
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The anti-gay agenda of Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church

The New Arab - 02 Oct 2017
While viewed as a treatable disease, leaders within the Coptic Orthodox Church have expressed concern over the moral dangers associated with homosexuality. These concerns have been strengthened by what they see as growing international acceptance, ...
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Egypt Fast Facts

KTVQ Billings News - 12 Oct 2017
(CNN) -- Here's a look at Egypt, the most populous country in the Arab world. Egypt is located in North Africa and is bisected by the Nile River. It shares a border with Israel, Sudan and Libya. It also borders the Mediterranean and the Red Sea.
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The leader of the Coptic Orthodox Church visits the UK

Vatican Radio - 05 May 2017
His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, will receive Tawadros upon his arrival and accompany him throughout his stay. Bishop Angaelos has described the visit as an historic one “not only of the ...
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Factbox: Who Are Egypt's Coptic Christians?

U.S. News & World Report - 28 Apr 2017
The Coptic Orthodox Church is one of oldest in the world. It is the principal Christian church in predominantly Muslim Egypt. Its members are called Coptic Orthodox, distinguishing them from Copts who converted to Catholicism and from the Eastern ...
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Coptic Christianity, under attack in Egypt, takes root in Iowa

DesMoinesRegister.com - 07 Apr 2017
"Egypt has one of the largest Christian minorities in the Middle East, and they are targeting us," said Emad Shenouda, a leading member of the St. Mary Coptic Orthodox Church. Shenouda, an Urbandale ophthalmologist who immigrated from Egypt decades ...
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When God Came Calling

Tufts Now - 14 Jun 2017
Mina Kaddis is a husband, a father, a dentist—and for the past two years, a priest in the Coptic Orthodox Church. Yes, being a dentist and a priest is unusual, and it wasn't what he set out to do. But religion has always been important to Kaddis. His ...

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