Saturday, February 21, 2015

The New Martyrs of Libya added to the Coptic Synaxarium

(LA Copts) - His Holiness Pope Tawadros I announced the inclusion of the 21 Coptic New Martyrs of Libya in the Synaxarium of the Coptic Orthodox Church today. Every year, they will be commemorated on 8 Amshir in the Coptic calendar, which corresponds to 15 February in the Gregorian calendar, the same day as the Feast of the Presentation of our Lord in the Temple.

Axios, Axios, Axios!

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