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Pope Tawadros II Inaugurates St Mary & St Bishoy Church in New Cairo

The St Mary & St Bishoy Church in New Cairo's Fifth Settlement receives its blessings from the head of the Coptic Orthodox Church.

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Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria, head of the Coptic Orthodox Church, has inaugurated the St Mary & St Bishoy Church in New Cairo's Fifth Settlement. The inauguration ceremony was attended by several priests and bishops from the Coptic Orthodox Church.

First built in 2007, the St Mary & St Bishoy Church had its main church inaugurated by the pontiff in 2016, which made it the first Christian place of worship in the district.