Archive for the ‘Announcements’ Category

Southern Egypt: Coptic Christians massacred again at same location

Coptic girl Minya

The Australian Coptic Movement Association deplores the vile massacre that took place in the route of monastery of St Samuel near Minya gunmen opened fire on three buses. 

Mahfouz Maximus appointed Spokesperson for Australian Coptic Movement Association

Max photo

Born and raised in Upper Egypt, Maximos has been living in Australia for 10 years and is considered a community leader among Egyptian migrants who have settled in Australia in recent years. This segment of Australia’s Coptic Community has not been appropriately represented, socially and politically. Maximum will focus on all ethnic media overseas and locally. 

Egypt’s Copts living under siege as Coptic Orthodox Christmas approaches

Capture screenshot Helwan

A video posted to our Facebook page shows one of the gunmen casually roaming the streets of Cairo’s Helwan carefully picking his prey! 

Bishop Angaelos speaks at WCC/UN Conference in Geneva on Refugee Crisis

Bishop Angelos speaks

UK based HG Bishop Angaelos continues to advocate strongly on behalf of the most persecuted people in the world.  

20th Anniversary Dinner for Coptic Orthodox Colleges in Sydney

Coptic Schools Sydney

We congratulate the Coptic Orthodox Church in Sydney for the upcoming 20th Anniversary of the establishment of Coptic Orthodox Schools in Sydney, New South Wales. The schools are holding a celebratory dinner on Monday 15th February 2016 which will be attended by HG Bishop Daniel, HG Bishop Paula (Bishop of Tanta, Egypt) and dignitaries.  The anniversary […]

Saving Australia’s first Coptic Church from demolition

Sydenham black and white

We seek your opinion as to whether or not you believe the premises at Sydenham is worth keeping and maintaining in light of the high costs involved in renovations ($2.3 Million according to Marrickville City Council)

Commemoration of the fourth anniversary of Maspero

Maspero image

Today we remember the 4th anniversary of this great crime, the martyrs, the injured and their families. It is a painful anniversary for up to 500 people who were injured and the families of the 27 Coptic Christians (all males) who were massacred. We will never forget the Maspero Massacre and we hope that this […]

ACM condemns assassination of Egyptian Attorney General

Barakat

The ACM condemns in the strongest terms the terror attack in Cairo which has claimed the life of Egypt’s top state prosecutor

National Library of Australia selects ACM’s website for preservation

National Library of OZ

The Digital Library Infrastructure Replacement (DLIR) project’s goal is to ensure that material of national significance relating to Australia and the Australian people is collected, preserved and accessible in digital form.

Libya COPTS fundraising Appeal and ACM advocacy Appeal

Libya Women

The Australian Coptic Movement Association is pleased to advise that we have partnered with COPTS to assist with the collection of much need donations for poor families of the 21 victims who have been left without a source of income after they lost their loved ones in Libya.

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