Articles tagged: Egypt
SAT-7 COVERS DEDICATION FOR LIBYAN MARTYRS
Exactly three years after the beheading of 21 Christians on a Libyan beach horrified the world, a new Coptic Orthodox church in the Egyptian village of Al-Aour has been dedicated to their memory. SAT-7 recorded the packed inauguration service at the new Church of the Martyrs of Faith and Homeland.
SAT-7 KIDS NOMINATED FOR BEST CHILDREN’S PROGRAM
One of SAT-7 KIDS’ new live programs, Chato, has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious 2018 PRIX JEUNESSE INTERNATIONAL television awards.
FINDING TRUTH ON THE BIG SCREEN
As an alternative to the Hollywood film industry, SAT-7 recently began screening a series that introduces viewers to some of the best Arab-language films that offer valuable and truthful insights into human experience.
REFORMING ATTITUDES TO DISABILITY
“Thank you, Lord, for changing the bitterness in my life to singing.” 28-year-old Waheed Ata broke into this spontaneous and heartfelt prayer as he shared his life story with viewers of SAT-7 ARABIC’s program, Reforming.
‘OUR PEOPLE’ SPARKS VILLAGE EXCITEMENT
When a SAT-7 team invited villagers in Upper Egypt to take part in a teaching and worship program, the response was far more significant than they could have hoped. Our People, which is airing on SAT-7 ARABIC, was recorded with hundreds of audience members who arrived enthusiastic to be involved.
NEW DOCUMENTARY ON CAIRO’S CHRISTIAN HISTORY
Egypt’s capital is home to many churches that illustrate the country’s rich Christian history. SAT-7 ARABIC is producing Christians of the East, a new documentary that will bring this fascinating, little-known past to life by telling the stories of Cairo’s churches.
SEXUAL HARASSMENT ON THE STREETS OF EGYPT
The recent allegations of sexual harassment have sent ripples worldwide. The #metoo hashtag on social media united victims and supporters alike. My experience in Egypt, however, is that sexual harassment isn’t limited to the workspace but is loud and proud on the streets too.