Yusuf Abu Daqn (Ca. 1565-Ca. 1630)

YUSUF ABU DAQN (ca. 1565-ca. 1630) A Linguist and historian. He was sent by Patriarch Gabriel VIII (1586-1601) to Rome in 1595, at a time when the Church of Rome attempted to reestablish a union with the Coptic Church under its authority. Abu Daqn did not return to Egypt and instead became a Catholic. In …

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