Coptic Christians pray, persevere after Egypt church bombings

 
As Coptic Christians bury an estimated 44 killed in terrorist bombings during Palm Sunday services in Egypt, the oldest Coptic church in the United States is praying for both the families of the Christian "martyrs" and the Islamic State (IS) that has claimed responsibility for the deaths. The attacks at St. George's Church in Tanta and at St. Mark's Cathedral in Alexandria also wounded more than 125 worshippers, Morning Star News reported, making the bombings more deadly than the 2016 Christmas bombing at ...