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Coptic Church

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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Largest Christian Church in Egypt. Its members form 5–10% of Egypt's population. Of ancient origin, the Copts trace the history

Coptic church, liturgical practices of

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The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

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2010
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History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
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In the Alexandrian eucharistic rite there are three anaphoras, attributed to Basil, Gregory, and Cyril/Mark, originally in Greek, later translated

Copts/Coptic Church

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The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

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2003
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Copts are Orthodox Christian followers of the Coptic Church, headed by the pope and the patriarch of Alexandria, Egypt, the

Coptic Church

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

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2003
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(Arab., qibṭ, from Gk., Aigyptios, ‘Egyptian’).

The national Christian church of Egypt.

Its position under Islam has, however,

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