HG Bishop Ermia, General Bishop and head of the Coptic Orthodox Cultural Center, received on Saturday, September 3, 2016, Dr. Haitham al-Haj Ali, chairman of the General Egyptian Book Organization and a number of the organization senior officials, at the Coptic Cultural Center in Abbasia.
4 September 2016
During the meeting, Bishop Ermia spoke about cultural work and community service success ways and it’s development, as well as ways to encourage reading and how to deliver the book to the villages and hamlets of Egypt.
Dr. Haitham al-Haj agreed with Bishop Ermia opinion and gave His Eminence General Book Organization shield, while Bishop Ermia gave Dr. Haitham “New Suez Canal, Egypt’s gift to the world” book written by His Eminence on the occasion of the opening of the new Suez Canal. The meeting was held in the presence and with the participation of Father Sergius Sergius Patriarchate under secretary, and that was before the opening of Egyptian General Book Authority exhibition in St. Mark Cathedral in Abbasiya.