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Fr Samaan Shehata was stabbed to death as he walked through a poor area of the city

Bishop Angaelos said even terrorists are created in God’s image, and He placed them on earth for much greater things

Bishop Kyrillos William of Assiut said churches were ‘too little prepared’ for future attacks

Britain’s Coptic Orthodox bishop said the bombings were a reminder ‘that our life here on earth is a journey often filled with pain’

London had a glimpse of the hateful ideology that Christians in Iraq and Syria know all too well


Buildings across the country were lit up to mark ‘Red Wednesday’

Leaders launch new book

Archbishop Emeritus Kevin McDonald and Bishop Angaelos launch book containing joint statements issued by Catholic Church and Oriental Orthodox churches