June 26, 2019
World Coptic Day: On June 1, Remember the PersecutedBack to All
by Philos Project
In the Middle East, Christians have been facing a wave of persecution that has decimated their populations in countries such as Syria, Iraq, and Egypt. The Copts in Egypt, who are Christians that are descendants of the ancient Egyptians, have been among the most heavily persecuted and are in need of international community awareness of their existence and plight.