It's the result of the efforts of a sector of the Coptic Christian community in Egypt.
Coptic Egyptian monks saw the ostrich, considered a symbol of stupidity in various parts of the ancient world, in a radically different way.
Christmastime attack could have devastated Cairo Christians, but a Muslim man stepped in.
Group said to be named for their refusal to retaliate for violence committed against them.
The alleged militant killed himself after not being able to get inside the Coptic church.
One was under investigation for breaking rules of monasticism
Heroic faith and action in the heart of the Big Apple
Behind the Arabic script, evidence of Coptic lettering from the Old Testament.
Dawit is now 40 days old. And it’s time for his baptism.
And one of them has been continuously inhabited by monks since its foundation.