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Egypt: 1000 Years Later Muslims Burning Again Churches – But They Can’t Extinguish Christianity

Posted by addisethiopia / አዲስ ኢትዮጵያ on August 16, 2013

For if we do evil on purpose after we have had the knowledge of what is true, there is no more offering for sins, but only a great fear of being judged, and of the fire of wrath which will be the destruction of the haters of God.” [Heb 10:26-27]

August 15, 2013church-burning1


1.Father Maximus Church


1.St George Church | Burned


1.Good Shepherds Monastery |  Nuns attacked

2.Angel Michael Church | Surrounded

3.St George Coptic Orthodox Church |

4.Al-Eslah Church| Burned |

5.Adventist Church | Pastor and his wife kidnapped |

6.St Therese Church

7.Apostles Church | Burning |

8.Holy Revival Church | Burning |

Beni Suef

1.The Nuns School

2.St George Church


1.St Fatima Basilica | Heliopolis | Attempted Attack

Fayoum (Five churches)

1.St Mary Church | El Nazlah |

2.St Damiana Church | Robbed and burned

3.Amir Tawadros (St Theodore) Church

4.Evangelical Church | al-Zorby Village | Looting and destruction

5.Church of Joseph | Burned |

6.Franciscan School | Burned |


1.Diocese of St Paul | Burned |


1.Father Antonios

2.Atfeeh Bishopric

Minya (Around twelve churches)

1.Church of the Virgin Mary and Father Abram | Delga, Deir Mawas |

2.St Mina Church | Abu Hilal Kebly, Beni Hilal | Source

3.Baptist Church | Beni Mazar | Source

4.Deir Mawas Bishopric

5.Delga Church | Attacked (Previously attacked with fire)

6.The Jesuit Fathers Church | Abu Hilal district

7.St Mark Church | Abu Hilal district

8.St Joseph Nunnery |

9.Amir Tadros Church |

10.Evangelical Church |

11.Anba Moussa al-Aswad Church

12.Apostles Church |


1.St Mary’s Church | Attempted Burning


1.St George Church |

2.St Damiana | Attacked and burned |

3.Virgin Mary | Attacked and burned |

4.St Mark Church & Community Center

5.Anba Abram Church | Destroyed and burned |


1.Holy Saviours Anglican Church |

2.Franciscan Church and School | Street 23 | Burned |

3.Holy Shepherd Monastery and Hospital |

4.Good Shepherd Church (molotov cocktail thrown)- Relationship with Holy Shepherd Monastery unknown.

5.Greek Orthodox Church


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