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News Egypt » Religion: Egypt’s mufti issues fatwa against buying Facebook ‘likes’

News channel or source: https://religionnews.com/2018/04/17/egypts-mufti-issues-fatwa-against-buying-facebook-likes/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s top mufti has issued a fatwa, or a religious decree, saying that buying Facebook “likes” is prohibited under Islam because it’s a form of fraud and deception. Grand Mufti Shawki Allam regularly issues all sorts of fatwas ...

News Egypt » Religion: Ancient Egypt: 1,500-Year-Old Papyrus Contains Stories of Biblical Human Sacrifice

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/papyrus-contains-stories-of-biblical-human-sacrifice/ar-AAw40TM
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

"The papyrus is tentatively dated to the sixth century CE," Zellmann-Rohrer told Newsweek. "At this time, Christianity was the official state religion in Egypt as throughout the rest of the Eastern (or Byzantine) and Western Roman Empires. There was an ...

News Egypt » Religion: Dominican archaeology in Egypt

News channel or source: http://weekly.ahram.org.eg/News/24309.aspx
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

In the approximately 300 years of Ptolemaic rule, Egypt thrived and became a terrain where Greek and Egyptian art, religion and language mingled. Temples took the chief god Serapis, a god combining aspects of Apis, Ptah and Osiris under Hellenistic guise ...

News Egypt » Religion: Mido on Salah: I never thought I’ll see an Egyptian win the PFA award

News channel or source: https://www.kingfut.com/2018/04/23/mido-egyptian-pfa/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

“Congratulations Salah, I never thought I’ll see an Egyptian win the PFA award,” Mido said in a televised interview. “Salah is a proof that if you work hard, no matter where you are from or what religion you follow, you can reach your goals and you ...

News Egypt » Religion: 5 facts about religion in Saudi Arabia

News channel or source: http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2018/04/12/5-facts-about-religion-in-saudi-arabia/
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

4Government restrictions on religion are “very high” in Saudi Arabia ... along with countries like China, Egypt and Iran. The desert kingdom falls in this top category of restrictions because it meets many of the Center’s criteria; for example ...

News Egypt » Religion: Religion and the Blockchain: the use of theology and technology as one

News channel or source: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/religion-and-the-blockchain-the-use-of-theology-and-technology-as-one/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Religion in today’s world irrespective of which religion ... Furthermore, in Deuteronomy we are keeping the Sabbath because God freed us from Egypt and in Genesis, Egypt is not mentioned. Which is correct and authentic? Where is the genesis block of ...

News Egypt » Religion: 300 Cleopatra era artifacts displayed for 1st time at Egyptian Museum

News channel or source: http://www.sis.gov.eg/Story/128365?lang=en-us
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Over the course of about 300 years of Ptolemaic rule of Egypt, Egypt flourished culturally and mixed ancient Egyptian and Greek art, religions and languages.

News Egypt » Religion: Rotarians from Egypt visit Florham Park Rotary

News channel or source: http://www.newjerseyhills.com/florham_park_eagle/news/rotarians-from-egypt-visit-florham-park-rotary/article_ac4b7f25-bc8f-571a-8179-633ac5a19bec.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

He shared that the Egypt club is very interested in partnering with the Florham ... It is a non-political and non-sectarian organization open to all people regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, or political preference. Rotary’s motto ...

News Egypt » Religion: "Why Do They Think Islam Is a Religion of Peace?"

News channel or source: https://www.gatestoneinstitute.org/12161/why-do-they-think-islam-is-a-religion-of-peace
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

Now they are killing you and still your President Obama [had] called it a peaceful religion. We see Western leaders saying that over and over again. Why?" — A Nigerian Christian. In one of the most brazen attacks on Egypt's Christians, a Muslim man ...

News Egypt » Religion: Portugal’s president visits Egypt

News channel or source: http://weekly.ahram.org.eg/News/24343.aspx
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The Egyptian-Portuguese talks also focused on recent regional ... and ways to promote coexistence and dialogue among the members of different cultures and religions.