Timothy III of Alexandria
|Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark|
|Papacy ended||20 February 535|
|Died||20 February 535|
|Buried||Saint Mark's Church|
|Denomination||Coptic Orthodox Christian|
|Residence||Saint Mark's Church|
|Feast day||20 February (13 Amshir in the Coptic Calendar)|
Pope Timothy III of Alexandria, 32nd Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark.
The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria is an Oriental Orthodox Christian church based in Egypt, Africa and the Middle East. The head of the Church and the See of Alexandria is the Patriarch of Alexandria on the Holy See of Saint Mark, who also carries the title of Coptic Pope. The See of Alexandria is titular, and today the Coptic Pope presides from Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in the Abbassia District in Cairo. The church follows the Alexandrian Rite for its liturgy, prayer and devotional patrimony. With 18–22 million members worldwide, whereof about 15 to 20 million are in Egypt, it is the country's largest Christian church.
Saint Anatolius was the first Patriarch of Constantinople.
Pope Dioscorus I of Alexandria, 25th Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark. He was deposed by the Council of Chalcedon in 451 but was recognized as Patriarch by the Coptic Church until his death. He died on the Island of Gangra, Paphlagonia, in September 454. He is venerated as a saint by the Coptic and other Oriental Orthodox churches.
Pope Timothy I of Alexandria, 22nd Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark, died about July 20, 384.
Pope Timothy II of Alexandria, also known as Αἴλουρος/Aelurus, succeeded twice in supplanting the Chalcedonian Patriarch of Alexandria.
Pope Peter III of Alexandria also known as Mongus was the 27th Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark.
Pope John III of Alexandria, 40th Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark.
Pope Cosmas III of Alexandria was the Coptic Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark.
John Talaia was Patriarch of Alexandria from 481 until 482.
Hieromartyr Proterius of Alexandria was Patriarch of Alexandria from 451 to 457. He had been appointed by the Council of Chalcedon to replace the deposed Dioscorus.
Pope John VII of Alexandria, 77th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark.
Pope Gabriel III of Alexandria, 78th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark.
Pope Theodosios III of Alexandria, 79th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark.
Patriarch Timothy III of Alexandria, also known as Salophakiolos, was Patriarch of Alexandria from 460 until his death. He was an adherent of the Council of Chalcedon and opponent of Monophysitism.
Pope Theodosius I of Alexandria was the last Patriarch of Alexandria recognised by both Copts and Melchites.
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St. Takla Haymanot's Church is a Coptic Orthodox church in the city of Alexandria, Egypt, located in the district of Ibrahimia near Alexandria Sporting Club. Consecrated on 19 June 1969, it is dedicated to the 13th century Ethiopian Orthodox monk Saint Tekle Haymanot.
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