The Bibliotheca Alexandrina announced the acceptance of a new party of the Diploma of Arab Christian Heritage, organized by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Abbasiya, and for the third year in a row accompanied by the Center for Coptic Studies in the Library.
According to a statement from the library on Sunday, he teaches the diploma of specialists in the field of Arab-Christian heritage, including Bishop Makar, bishop of the East and the tenth of Ramadan, and Youssef Al-Houmi, professor in the church history. And Dr. Sameh Farouk Hanin, professor of Byzantine literature at the Faculty of Arts, Cairo University, and Dr. El-Kasr Waji, professor of religious dialogue at the Evangelical and Franciscan Theological Seminar. Mikhail, secretary general of the Center for Christian Studies of the Middle East, Evangelical Theology and Dr. Louay Mahmoud Said, director of the Center for Coptic Studies at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.
The diploma covers various topics, including Arabic Christian heritage, Coptic heritage, early Christian-Christian dialogue, Arabic Christian poets, Arabic translations of the Bible and other topics.
This diploma is the first of its kind in the history of higher studies in Egypt, and it focuses on highlighting the types of heritage produced by Christians in Egypt and the Arab world, especially after the Islamic conquest and the relationship between Christians and Muslims .
It is worth mentioning that the study starts at the end of September and that the door is open to interested students and researchers from various universities and institutes.