Murad Kamil (1907-1975)

MURAD KAMIL (1907-1975)

A Semitist, who taught at Cairo University, the Coptic Clerical College, the Higher Institute of Coptic Studies in Egypt, and the University of in Germany.

Professor Kamil played an important role in the negotiations between the and the Ethiopian Church. He wrote a book on the Coptic civilization (Cairo, 1967). He bequeathed his valuable library to the Coptic patriarchate.