"a Coptic monastery"
by cm

St Abram with Coptic Cross
Public DomainSt Abram with Coptic Cross
The Copts were descendents of the ancient Egyptians and early adopters of Christianity. Today the term refers to all members of the Coptic Orthodox Church, including Ethiopians and Eritreans.  There are over ten million Copts in Egypt, and another million in the USA.