Court rules against Pope Shenouda's decree to dismiss priest

Ahram Online, Tuesday 11 Jan 2011

Pope Shenouda III decision to sack George Habib Bebawi from his post in the Orthodox Church was overruled in a court hearing

Egypt’s Administrative Court ruled today against Pope Shenouda’s decree to dismiss Father George Habib Bebawy from the Orthodox Church.

Pope Shenouda III had fired Bebawy after the latter, who had written articles deemed critical of the Church and joined the Anglican Church of Russia.

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