Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church Leader Visits Israel for First Time in 35 Years

Pope Tawadros II attends Saturday funeral of local bishop in Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre, stirring opposition in Egypt.

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The head of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church was in Jerusalem over the weekend, in the first such visit in 35 years. The trip by Pope Tawadros II, who came to take part in the funeral of a local Coptic bishop,...