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Christians attended an Easter service on Mount Nebo in Jordan

The Pope will celebrate a Liturgy of the Word in memory of the martyrs of the 20th and 21st centuries on Easter Saturday

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

The Minya Coptic Orthodox Diocese said that celebrations will be limited to liturgical prayers ‘without any festive manifestations’

A spokesman for Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned the suicide bombings that killed 45 people on Sunday

The White House said that Trump spoke with President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi on Sunday

The deadly bombings at two churches on Palm Sunday came weeks before Pope Francis is scheduled to visit the country

Fr Danial Maher said he remembers seeing his son singing with the other deacons before the deadly explosions

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

ISIS claims responsibility for the latest attacks on the country’s Christian minority