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Sheikh Mohammad attends festive mass

Armenian patriarch voices his deep love to Kuwait KUWAIT CITY, May 5, (KUNA): Representative of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Deputy Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Mohammad Al-Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah on Friday attended a festive mass at the Armenian Archdiocese in Kuwait and neighboring countries. …

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Saudi Arabia to have churches soon?

Dear Arab Times is it true Saudi Arabia will have churches soon? Kindly find attached video.   Answer: NO This video is about Muslim World League and Vatican signing cooperation deal According to KUNA, Secretary-General of the Muslim World League (MWL) Dr. Mohammad Al-Issa and Cardinal Jean-Louis Pierre Tauran of …

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Kuwaiti priest celebrates Bible and Bedouin culture – First homegrown priest

KUWAIT CITY, March 3, (AFP): Dressed in a traditional white Gulf headdress and with two red crosses embroidered on his black clerical robe, Kuwait’s first homegrown priest cuts a unique figure in the predominantly Muslim country. Father Emmanuel Benjamin Jacob Gharib, 68, celebrates both the Bible and Gulf Arab culture …

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Egypt’s Coptic Church in Kuwait holds Christmas mass

Egyptian envoy Tarek Elkouny, Sheikh Ali Al-Jarrah grace event  KUWAIT CITY, Jan 7: The Egyptian Coptic Church in Kuwait held a Christmas mass in Hawally in the presence of the Patron of the church Archbishop Anba Bishoy Bigol and Egyptian Ambassador to Kuwait Tarek Elkouny as well as a …

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Kuwait has a Christian population of over 800,000; Kuwaitis form the least – Festivity see large numbers

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 27: Over 800,000 Christians in Kuwait, mainly Asian nationals constituting 713,347 of the total Christian population of 824,436 celebrated Christmas. Kuwaitis form the least population of Christians in the country with 207 believers. As per recent statistics released by the Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI), Arab …

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His Holiness Aram I inaugurates St Vartanantz Church in Salwa

KUWAIT CITY, May 22: On Friday, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I of the Great House of Cilicia inaugurated the newly-constructed St Vartanantz Church and the Prelacy in Salwa area. In his speech, His Holiness Aram I praised the State of Kuwait for its religious tolerance, describing it as a place …

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Tight security at churches

KUWAIT CITY, April 15: In the midst of tough security thousands of Christians poured into the churches across Kuwait on Good Friday to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary, reports a local Arabic daily. The Good Friday Mass included the traditional way of the cross …

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Church battles scalpers – 25K tickets cancelled

NASHVILLE, Tenn, Feb 21, (AP): Country star Eric Church has been battling ticket scalpers for years as his popularity grew and he began selling out arenas. But he’s taken his biggest step yet by cancelling more than 25,000 tickets to his spring tour that were purchased by scalpers and putting …

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Churches in Kuwait to keep low profile

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 16: At a time when churches in Kuwait and other parts of the world are preparing for Christmas, a suicide bomber identified as Abu Abdullah al-Masri recently detonated an explosive belt inside the Coptic Cathedral in Cairo, killing dozens of peaceful worshippers, reports Arab Times daily. As …

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At least 20 dead in blast at Cairo church: ministry

Cairo, Dec 11, 2016 (AFP) – An explosion in a Cairo church on Sunday near the headquarters of the Coptic pope killed at least 20 people, the health ministry said. The blast ripped through the church around 10:00 am (0800 GMT), Egyptian security officials said. Please follow and like us:Share

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