August 3, 1923 – March 17, 2012
Elevated to Bishop: September 30, 1962
Enthroned as Pope: November 14, 1971
After forty years as being the head of the Coptic Orthodox Church, Pope Shenouda III, successor of St Mark the Apostle, has died. He has been a diligent pastor of the Coptic Orthodox Church, writing several popular books on important themes such as Soteriology, Christology, Biblical Interpretation, Prayer, and Discipleship.Read more here.
Eternal memory, eternal memory, blessed repose and eternal memory.