Statement by President Sisi at Christmas Mass at St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral
Monday، 09 January 2017 - 12:33 PM
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi said on Friday 6/1/2017 that all churches affected by terror attacks were completely renovated.
"We will celebrate next year the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Cathedral," Sisi said in his speech at the Christmas Mass at the St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Abbassiya district in Cairo.
President Sisi added that the biggest church and mosque will be built in the new administrative capital next year, adding that he is the first to contribute to building them.
He urged all officials to finalize the establishment of the church and the mosque as well as the civilization center before the specified deadline.
Meanwhile, Sisi prayed to God to protect Egypt’s security, stability and peace.