The Journey from Jerusalem to Golgotha

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Every year the Coptic Church celebrates the remembrance of the Lord’s Passion and Crucifixion, and lives the week of the Holy Pascha. Passion Week, in our Church which lives by the Spirit, is a time in which the soul enters deeply into the Passion of our Good Saviour.

 

What Next for Egypt?

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General Sisi recently announced his candidacy for President at a critical time in Egypt’s modern history. His election is a foregone conclusion. It is apt to look back at how Egypt has reached this stage and what we can learn from the last turbulent three years.

 

The Pope, The Pop Star and The Emerging Coptic Diaspora.

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As people question the role of the church in religion, society and politics, Peter Tadros explores the idea of having a Coptic Political Party as well as His Holiness Pope Tawadros II involvement in the current political climate.

 

ACM condemns Lynching of Coptic Woman by Muslim Brotherhood

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1 April 2014

The Australian Coptic Movement Association (ACM) condemns in the strongest possible terms the recent brutal murder of Mary Sameh George by Islamists in Ain Shams, Egypt.

 

Translation of Field Marshall Sisi’s speech 26 March 2014

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Great people of Egypt

Today, I stand before you in my military uniform for the last time for I have made up my mind to retire as the Minister of Defense…. I have spent my whole life as a soldier of this homeland serving its hopes and aspirations and so I will continue.
This is a very significant moment for me. The first time I wore the military uniform was in 1970 as 15-year cadet in the Air Force

Dear President Obama

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Dear President Obama

In this emotive letter to President Obama, Suzy Hanna describes her anguish and sorrow at the situation in Syria at the hands of President Obama.

 

FORGET SHADES OF GREY: THE COPTIC SOLUTION IS BLACK AND WHITE

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FORGET SHADES OF GREY: THE COPTIC SOLUTION IS BLACK AND WHITE

Born in Australia to Coptic-Egyptian migrants, Anthony Hanna has been dedicated to fighting for the democratic cause in his parents’ native Egypt.

Holding a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and currently employed by a large, multinational, professional-services firm, Hanna seeks to use his management and corporate talent to empower Copts in Australia.  Anthony contributed the following essay to our historic book ‘Free the Copts’.

Message from Bill Shorten MP and the Federal Parliamentary Labor Party

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Message from Bill Shorten MP and the Federal Parliamentary Labor Party

We send our sincere best wishes and hope all Coptic Orthodox Christians in Australia enjoy a very happy and holy Christmas.

As we commemorate Orthodox Christmas, let us celebrate the outstanding contributions that Coptic Orthodox Christians have made to Australian society.

2013 YEAR IN REVIEW

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2013 is fast drawing to an end and what a year it was.

The year of highs and lows was one of our busiest ever albeit emotionally draining at times.

Highlights include organising our ‘Nile Valley’ cultural event at Long Point, Information sessions, holding 2 major rallies that attracted both

ACM CHRISTMAS MESSAGE

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!

The Australian Coptic Movement Association (ACM) would like to wish all its supporters a very happy and Holy Christmas and a blessed New Year.

We are deeply thankful for your support and prayers throughout 2013.

This year has been a difficult year for Christians in the Middle East, particularly for Coptic Christians in Egypt, who continue to be targeted and attacked because of their Christian faith.

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