The Holy Family in Egypt

Yesterday—24 Bashans (Pashons) on the Coptic calendar of the Martyrs, which coincides with 1 June on the Gregorian calendar—saw the Coptic Church celebrate the feast of the entry of the Holy Family into Egypt. “Flee into Egypt” The Biblical story is detailed in the second chapter of the Gospel of St Matthew. When Herod the … Continue reading The Holy Family in Egypt