Head of Egypt's Evangelical community lays foundation stone for two churches in Minya

Ahram Online , Sunday 23 Jul 2023

Head of Egypt’s Evangelical community Rev. Dr Andrea Zaki participated on Saturday in the laying of the foundation stone for a new church in New Minya city and another new church in Zawya Sultan district in Minya governorate.

Rev. Andrea Zaki
Rev. Dr. Andrea Zaki laying the foundation of a new church in New Minya City in Minya governorate on Saturday. Photo : Rev Andrea Zaki s official Facebook page


The event was attended by the Evangelical Church’s pastors in Minya as well as officials from the Upper Egyptian governorate.

“Today events are brimming with joy as the Egyptian people come together, showcasing the strength and time-honoured tradition of coexistence among them.” Rev. Zaki said.

He also expressed in his gratitude to President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi for his sincere and dedicated efforts to build a nation founded on the principles of citizenship, equality, and shared living for all.

According to estimates, there are around 250,000 Evangelical Christians in Egypt.

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