Religion | Catholic church leader brings message of hope and peace to Egypt
by Onize Ohikere
Posted 5/01/17, 11:02 am
Pope Francis encouraged Egypt’s Coptic Christians to remain hopeful during his weekend visit to the country which followed heightened attacks against Christians in the past month. The pope’s trip also included a call for more tolerance as he visited the country’s top Islamic institution and met with Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.