Pope Cosmas II of Alexandria

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Saint
Cosmas II of Alexandria
54th Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark
Papacy began 851
Papacy ended 30 November 858
Predecessor Michael II
Successor Shenouda I
Personal details
Born Samanoud, Egypt
Died 30 November 858
Buried Church of St. Bartholomew, Danush, Egypt
Nationality Egyptian
Denomination Coptic Orthodox Christian
Residence Saint Mark's Church
Sainthood
Feast day 30 November (21 Hathor in the Coptic Calendar)

Pope Cosmas II of Alexandria was the Coptic Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark (851–858).

Preceded by
Michael II
Coptic Pope
851–858
Succeeded by
Shenouda I