Al-Boutrossiya martyrs families celebrated Modern-day martyrs feast (fall on February 15) at the martyrs sanctuary at the Coptic Orthodox Cultural Center amidst a spiritual atmosphere topped by praise and eulogy.
The sanctuary includes: Martyrs of Libya, al-Boutrossiya, Nagaa Hammadi, Saints “elKedeseen” Church, Tanta, St. Mark church, Martyrs Fr. Mina Aboud and Fr. Raphael in al-Arish.
And soon Martyrs of St. Samuel monastery road and Sts. Mina and pope Kyrillos in Helwan martyrs.
It is noteworthy that the Holy Synod acknowledged in its meeting last June the 8th of Amshir (Coptic Calendar) as Modern-day martyrs feast which coincide with Presentation of Jesus at the Temple feast.