THE POSITION OF THE COPTIC CHURCH ON FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION (FGM)

ON COPTIC NATIONALISM في القومية القبطية

THE COPTIC CHURCH: FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION IS UNCHRISTIAN AND CONTRADICTORY TO GOD’S WILL

FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION IS STILL PRACTICED BY SOME COPTS IN CONSEQUENCE OF SOCIETAL PRESSURE FROM THE DOMINANT MUSLIM SOCIETY

FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION WITHIN THE COPTS MUST STOP. IT’S FOREIGN, BARBARIAN PRACTICE

THE COPTS, CLERGY AND LAITY, NEED TO DO MORE TO ERADICATE FGM

H.G. BISHOP YOUSSEF MUST BE COMMENDED FOR HIS BRAVE POSITION

THE COPTIC CHURCH OPINION ON FGM IS NOT ONLY RELEVANT TO CHRISTIANS BUT TO ALL EGYPTIAN WOMEN

zeichen-71

Female genital mutilation (FGM) has no religious textual backing in Christianity (as it has in Islam[1]), or any support by the Coptic Church. In fact, the Coptic Church clearly and openly opposes the practice of female genital mutilation and finds it contradictory to divine values.[2]

One of the largest bishoprics of the Coptic Church is the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern United States…

View original post 447 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s