Egyptian military chief vows to rebuild Coptic Churches

“The Egyptian defense minister ordered the engineering department of the armed forces to swiftly repair all the affected churches, in recognition of the historical and national role played by our Coptic brothers,” read a statement that aired on Egyptian television.

Bishop Mousa thanked Sisi for his efforts to repair the damaged churches.

“We thank Col. Gen. Sisi for commissioning the brave Egyptian armed forces to rebuild the places of worship damaged during the recent events,” Bishop Mousa said on Twitter.

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One comment on “Egyptian military chief vows to rebuild Coptic Churches

  1. bettcee says:

    This is an answer to our prayers, evidently these Christians have won the respect of the Egyptian Defense Minister. I just hope and pray that the U.S. government will allow Egyptians to do what is best Egyptians.