WSCF Prayer for His Holiness Pope Shenouda III
A prayer in commemoration of the life and ministry of His Holiness Pope Shenouda III at a gathering in Cairo on Saturday 28 April 2012, organized by the Middle East Region of the World Student Christian Federation and the Ecumenical Movement in Egypt, one of the student movements of the WSCF.
Videos of the Pope’s life were shown between speeches by Anba Moussa, Bishop of the youth from the Coptic Orthodox Church; Rev Safwat El Bayadi, President of the Evangelical Church in Egypt; Bishop Mounir Hana, President of the Anglican Church; Rev Gamal Zaki, responsible for the youth in the Evangelical Synod; and Mr. Ramez Attallah, General Director of the Bible Society of Egypt.
Many students and Senior friends (alumni) of the student Christian movements in Egypt and the WSCF were also present. Mr. Ayman Karam organized the meeting and Dr. Faysal Fouad sang his original poetry and music about the life of Pope Shenouda. Mr. Youhanna Kamal Shawky, WSCF Honorary Treasurer, was also present. Ms. Elsy Wakil, Middle East Regional Secretary, also gave a speech, speaking about Pope Shenouda, and read the WSCF prayer to close the event.
Please find the complete prayer and photos here.