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Coptic Egypt (New Horizons)

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Legend attributes the foundation of the first Coptic church to St Mark in Alexandria in the 1st century AD, when Egypt was under Roman rule. Although it became a Muslim nation, the Copts maintained their religious and artistic traditions throughout the Nile valley, the delta and the Mediterranean.
Paperback, 143 pages
Published June 1st 2001 by Thames & Hudson (first published May 4th 2000)
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Ahmad Abdul Rahim
Nov 01, 2014 rated it really liked it
Buku bersaiz poket berkenaan kristian koptik ini mengejutkan aku dengan penjelasan historikal koptik mesir yang begitu detail.

Tapi aku masih tak nampak apa beza koptik dgn mazhab2 kristian yg lain. I cannot see a clear cut picture. Tak sure sama ada salah penulis atau memang mazhab2 kristian ni teologinya begitu berselirat dn iqtiraab smp payah nk beza satu dgn yg lain.
Kevin de Ataíde
This book I snatched up because of my interest in the ancient churches, because of my interest in the Coptic culture that passed me by during my period of employment in Egypt and because the persecuted, and especially the persecuted Christians, hold my particular attention during our times. There is a nice and concise history in these pages. There are some interesting elements here, such as the apparent hatred of the Copts for Europe that was witnessed by European visitors [p.91] during the eigh ...more
Roger
A nicely illustrated guide to the basic history of the Coptic Church
Kafkasfriend
Dec 13, 2010 rated it really liked it
Shelves: history, of, specific, subjects
Cannuyer C Coptic Art Thames HudsonBrief introduction to Coptic culture and history. Growth out of Ancient Egypt - assimilationist and non-confrontational
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