HH Pope Tawadrous

Belongs to St Mark Church Church in Al Abassiyya


  • Born November 4th 1952
  • BSc. in Pharmacy from the University of Alexandria in 1975
  • BSc. in Theology from the Clerical College in Alexandria in 1983
  • Tonsured a monk on July 31st 1988
  • Ordained hieromonk on December 23rd 1989
  • Consecrated as general bishop on June 15th 1997
  • Consecrated as Pope on November 18th 2012

After his ordination as a hieromonk in 1989, H.G. Bishop Tawadros began serving in Al-Beheira with H.E. Metropolitan Pachomius, Metropolitan of Al-Beheira and the Pentapolis. In 1997, he was ordained as general bishop, and was assigned to serve as an assistant to H.E. Metropolitan Pachomius. Bishop Tawadros also serves on the children's committee of the Holy Synod. Pope Tawadros II started his papacy in 2012. May God keep him for us for many years and peacful times.

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