The Archbishop reassures the situation of the Church in Tunisia and prays for the stability of the country
Dr. Samy Fawzy, Archbishop of the Episcopal/Anglican Province of Alexandria, made a phone call to Reverend Frank Bernardi, pastor of the Episcopal/Anglican Church in Tunisia, as Tunisia is one of the countries affiliated with the Province of Alexandria and within the North African diocese.
During his call, the Archbishop reassured the situation of the Church and its parishioners in Tunisia in light of the political instability in the country, wishing safety for all and progress and development for Tunisia.
The Archbishop prayed to Tunisian President Kais Saied that God would grant him wisdom in managing the country’s affairs and that the Tunisian people would enjoy security, stability, development, and progress, and would support the officials there to overcome the challenges of the next stage.
On his behalf, Rev. Frank Bernardi thanked the Archbishop for his phone call, stressing that the Episcopal/Anglican Church in Tunisia and the people and all the servants pray that the country will cross these difficult circumstances.
The pastor of the Episcopal/Anglican Church in Tunisia indicated that they are in precautionary isolation due to the spread of the Coronavirus in Tunisia.
It is worth noting that the Alexandria region of the Episcopal/Anglican Church is the 41st region of this church around the world and includes under its presidency 10 countries, namely Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Somalia, Chad, and Mauritania.