Egyptian Copts Join Thousands Celebrating Easter in Israel

Egyptian Copts Join Thousands Celebrating Easter in Israel

‘Defying a decree issued by the late Pope Shenouda III prohibiting members of the Coptic Church from visiting Jerusalem, Egyptian Copts are for the first time flying to the Holy Land in large numbers to celebrate Easter. However, it has now been reported that some of them are being denied entry into churches upon arrival.’

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