Coptic Christians are members of the Coptic Orthodox Church, which is an Oriental Orthodox Christian church based in Egypt. The term "Coptic" refers to the ancient Egyptian language, which was spoken in Egypt until the end of the 17th century. The Coptic Orthodox Church is one of the oldest Christian churches in the world, with a history dating back to the 1st century AD. It is the largest Christian denomination in Egypt and is known for its rich liturgical traditions and beautiful Coptic architecture. Coptic Christians believe in the divinity of Jesus Christ and follow the teachings of the Bible and the early Christian Church. They are known for their strong faith and commitment to living a life guided by Christian values.