A photo of the Virgin Mary above the church of Virgin Mary in Zeitoun, Cairo. Location, Zeitoun, Cairo, Egypt. Date, April 2nd, Type, Marian Apparition. Approval, Coptic Orthodox Church. Patronage, Egypt. Our Lady of Zeitoun, also known simply as El-Zeitoun, Zeitun or rarely Our Lady of Light, was a.
The Church of the Virgin Mary at Zeitoun (The Apparition Church) was built by Tawfik Khalil Ibrahim, under the supervision of the Italian architect Leomingelli.
Zeitoun is an impoverished Egyptian town near Cairo where strange were not lights but an apparition of the Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus.
The Official Statement from the Papal Residence in Cairo on the Apparition of Saint Mary in the Zeitoun Virgin Mary Coptic Orthodox Church in Cairo, Egypt.
St. Mary's Church in Zeitoun has a long history of devotion to the Mother an apparition, admitting that he was indeed seeing the Virgin Mary.