Copto-Arabic Synaxarion

COPTO-ARABIC SYNAXARION A list of saints used in the Coptic church Editions of the Synaxarion This book, which has become a liturgical book, is very important for the history of the Coptic church. It appears in two forms: the recension from Lower Egypt, which is the quasi-official book of the Coptic church from Alexandria to …

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AGRIPPINUS The tenth patriarch (167-180) in the line of succession to Saint MARK. He held the office during the reign of Emperor Marcus Aurelius. He was laid to rest on 5 Amshir near the remains of Saint Mark in the Church of Bucalis at Alexandria. BIBLIOGRAPHY Atiya, A. S. History of Eastern Christianity. Millwood, N.Y., …

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