New Coptic pope wants Jerusalem to be liberated

“Coptic worshippers must not visit Jerusalem until it is liberated”. These are the words of  Egypt’s newly elected Patriarch of Alexandria, Pope Tawadros II. He has announced that he will maintain the policy of his predecessor Pope Shenouda III of discouraging Coptic worshippers from visiting Jerusalem until it is liberated. He said that Christians and… Read More New Coptic pope wants Jerusalem to be liberated

Coptic Pope: “Todays Jews are not God’s chosen people”

“Modern-day Jews are not God’s chosen people, said Pope Shenouda III, the head of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church”. This is a statement given on Sept. 28th, 2011. “Do not believe their claims that they are God’s chosen people, because it is not true,” Shenouda said during his weekly sermon on Wednesday evening at the papal… Read More Coptic Pope: “Todays Jews are not God’s chosen people”