• Church of the Saviour Mission Centre, Gambella
  • St Matthew's Church Addis Ababa
  • All Saint's Cathedral, Cairo, Egypt
  • St Mark's Church, Menouf, Egypt
  • St Peter's Mission Centre, Matar
  • The Deaf Church, Cairo
  • Harpur Memorial Hospital, Menouf, Egypt
  • Menara Special Needs School, Egypt
  • Christ the King, Tripoli
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Welcome to the EDA website

The ministry and mission of the diocese find their focus in a region of crucial importance and global interest. Countries within the diocese include Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, Somalia, Ethiopia, Eritrea and Djibouti. In the years since the EDA was formed this vast diocese has seen significant growth and transformation from what was essentially a “foreign” church towards a more truly indigenous church. Today’s “Anglican/Episcopal” church is growing numerically and providing its own leadership, plus embracing and humbly reflecting its origins in the story of the early Church. The recent forming of Episcopal areas has allowed healthy focus on different mission and ministry approaches in vastly different contexts.

The diocese remains conscious, however, of belonging to the wider communion and is especially grateful for the spiritual fellowship and material support which assists the diocese's continuing growth. Through charities such as the EDA, the diocese gains help in increasing its capacity for training future leaders to serve the needs of the people within its several parts, in spiritual life, health and education provision and in many kinds of welfare which proclaim the love of God.

EDA members enjoy special access to up-to-date information and the opportunity to participate, in a variety of practical and spiritual ways, in the life and work of the diocese. We hope our website will encourage you to give serious consideration to the privilege of supporting this work.

Bishop Bill
Chairman

Recent from Bishop Mouneer

“The Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord.” Job 1:21 With heavy hearts full of the pain of separation, the church commits Dr. << read full article >>
Thu, Dec 07, 2017
Responding to the terror attack on the al-Rawda mosque in the Egyptian town of Bir al-Abed, in the North Sinai, which left hundreds dead and many people injured, the Bishop << read full article >>
Sun, Nov 26, 2017
My dear Brothers and Sisters, Thank you so much for joining us last Friday for a time of prayer and fasting. We had a great, uplifting, and encouraging time. We were << read full article >>
Sun, Nov 12, 2017
My dear Brothers and Sisters, Greetings in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. Today at our clergy meeting we decided to pray and fast on Friday, the 10th of November from << read full article >>
Sun, Nov 05, 2017
In 2006, Reverend Andrew Proud, the vicar of St. Matthew's in Addis Ababa, presented me with a proposal for enhancing the mission in the Horn of Africa. I was impressed << read full article >>
Thu, Oct 26, 2017


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Recent from the Diocese

Gosour Cultural Center hosted inaugural concert, CAIRO IMPRO – FREE IMPROVISATION, at All Saints Cathedral on Wednesday the 13th of December, 2017. Free improvisation represents the culmination of the << read full article >>
Sat, Dec 16, 2017
Beloved Brothers and Sisters, It is our pleasure that you would participate with us in one or more of the Christmas services held by All Saints Cathedral. + Mouneer Christmas Carols by << read full article >>
Wed, Dec 13, 2017
The Lord has blessed our church in Giza, the Good Shepherd, with 5 new members who were confirmed on the 26th of November; Hanaa and Merzek Wagih, parents of 3 << read full article >>
Wed, Dec 13, 2017
Deacon Clement's life is a powerful testimony of God's hand at work in Egypt. Deacon Clement is originally from Sudan. He had to leave Sudan when he was a young << read full article >>
Wed, Dec 13, 2017
On Friday, December 8, All Saints Cathedral hosted a candlelight service. The service followed the pattern of the traditional Anglican Festival of 9 Lessons and Carols, which was developed in << read full article >>
Wed, Dec 13, 2017


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Visit these websites

The Diocese of Egypt Alexandria School of Theology
The Deaf Unit, Cairo Bible Society of Egypt
Orient & Occident Magazine, Egypt All Saints Cathedral Cairo
Episcocare Bp Grants Blog Ethiopia
Refuge Egypt The Coptic Pope
Harpur memorial hospitals The Coptic Network