Patriarch Cosmas I of Alexandria

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Cosmas I served as Greek Patriarch of Alexandria between 727 and 768.

Patriarch Cosmas I was officially recognized by the conquering Arabs as Patriarch and as the representative of the Orthodox communities, restoring the Church of Alexandria after its many years of Coadjutoration.

References[edit]

  • "Cosmas I (727–768)". Official web site of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa. Retrieved 2011-02-07. 
Preceded by
Onopsus
Greek Patriarch of Alexandria
727–768
Succeeded by
Politianus