Coptic

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the liturgical language of the Coptic Church used in Egypt and Ethiopia

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Their senseless killing is another painful reminder of the persecution faithful Coptics continue to suffer," said the primate, Archbishop Fred Hiltz, in a letter sent to Bishop Mina of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Mississauga, Vancouver and Western Canada.
Anglican Church of Canada leaders have expressed their solidarity and offered prayers to the Coptic Church following the beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians by the self-proclaimed Islamic State (ISIS) in Libya.
The isotopic ratios found in eight Egyptian mummies suggest that they had a relatively restricted carnivorous diet, whereas Egyptian Coptics had a much more varied one.
A fight between children from Muslim and Coptic families escalated, leading to a fight between the parents of two Coptic families and one Muslim family.
In response to the incident, secretary of the Holy Synod of the Coptic Church Bishop Raphael blamed local officials of Tahna El Gabel for the incident and requested for a prompt reshuffle via Twitter.