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“No Hate Was Being Preached” Praying in a Burnt Church, Minya, Egypt

“No hate was being preached: ‘This will teach us to be better Christians.’” Sunday morning a Dutch and Belgian television crew attended the service in a burnt church in Minya (250 km / 160 miles south of Cairo): the Gad al-Seed evangelical presbyterian church of my former master student and friend pastor Sameh Ibrahim, about … Lees verder

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Bookshops of the Egyptian Bible Society Burnt and Destroyed

Dr. Ramez Atallah, director of the Bible Society of Egypt, writes today (August 14, 2013): Dear friends, I have just received the sad news of the complete burning and destruction (by Muslim fundamentalists) of our Bible Society’s bookshops in Assiut & Minia (the largest cities in Southern Egypt). These were both very beautiful, fully equipped … Lees verder

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Message from the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo

“Please pray for our students who are doing their summer field ministry now in difficult situations that sometimes includes threats . . ., especially in small villages in the south. We ask your prayers for them, not only for protection, but also for bravery, wisdom and tender hearts that are willing to reflect the love, graciousness and care of our Heavenly Father.” Lees verder

Dr Atef M Gendy of the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo Writes Again
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Dr Atef M Gendy of the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo Writes Again

Today, Saturday July 6, Dr. Atef M. Gendy of the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo sent out the following message (for his earlier messages see: Statement President Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo on Demonstrations June 30 and Message from the President of the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo July 3): Update 3 about the Situation … Lees verder