At St. Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Church in Fairfax -- the largest in the D.C. metro area with nearly 4,000 members -- Father Paul Girguis says he is seeing 20 to 30 new families a month fleeing religious persecution in Egypt.
A Fairfax church has received national attention for inviting a Muslim community to pray in the church.
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