Pape Tawadros II o Alexandria

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His Holiness Pape
Tawadros II
Pape o the Coptic Orthodox Kirk o Alexandria
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Pape Tawadros II
Native name Tawadros II
Ⲡⲁⲡⲁ Ⲁⲃⲃⲁ Ⲑⲉόⲇⲱⲣⲟⲥ
البابا تواضروس التانى
Kirk Coptic Orthodox Kirk o Alexandria
See See o St. Mark
Installed 18 November 2012[1]
Predecessor Pape Shenouda III
Orders
Ordination 1989[1]
Consecration 15 Juin 1997
Personal details
Birth name Wagih Subhi Baqi Sulayman
وجيه صبحى باقى سليمان
Born 4 November 1952 (1952-11-04) (age 62)[2]
Mansoura,
Kinrick o Egyp[2]
Naitionality Egyptian
Denomination Coptic Orthodox
Residence Coptic Orthodox Patriarchal Residence[3]
Alma mater Varsity o Alexandria

Pope 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]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  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.