Pape Tawadros II o Alexandria

Pape Tawadros II (Coptic: Ⲡⲁⲡⲁ Ⲁⲃⲃⲁ Ⲑⲉόⲇⲱⲣⲟⲥ Arabic: ‏البابا تواضروس الثاني‎) is the 118t Coptic Pape o Alexandria an Patriarch o the See o St. Mark syne he teuk affice on 18 November 2012, a fortnicht efter bein selectit.[4]

His Holiness Pape
Tawadros II
Pape o the Coptic Orthodox Kirk o Alexandria
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Pape Tawadros II
Native nameTawadros II
Ⲡⲁⲡⲁ Ⲁⲃⲃⲁ Ⲑⲉόⲇⲱⲣⲟⲥ
البابا تواضروس التانى
KirkCoptic Orthodox Kirk o Alexandria
SeeSee o St. Mark
Installed18 November 2012[1]
PredecessorPape Shenouda III
Orders
Ordination1989[1]
Consecration15 Juin 1997
Personal details
Birth nameWagih Subhi Baqi Sulayman
وجيه صبحى باقى سليمان
Born (1952-11-04) 4 November 1952 (age 67)[2]
Mansoura,
Kinrick o Egyp[2]
NaitionalityEgyptian
DenominationCoptic Orthodox
ResidenceCoptic Orthodox Patriarchal Residence[3]
Alma materVarsity o Alexandria

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Egypt's Copts choose new pope for uncertain times". The Associated Press. 4 November 2012. Retrieved 4 November 2012.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "L'évêque Tawadros, nouveau patriarche copte d'Egypte" (in French). Le Parisien. 4 November 2012. Retrieved 5 November 2012.
  3. Link: http://www.copticpope.org. Although the site is mostly in Arabic, the Papal Residence is briefly mentioned in English at the bottom of the Home Page.
  4. "Bishop Tawadros new pope of Egypt's Coptic Christians". BBC News. 4 November 2012. Retrieved 4 November 2012.