Pope Maximus of Alexandria

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Maximus of Alexandria
Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark
Papacy began9 November 264
Papacy ended22 April 282
PredecessorDionysius
SuccessorTheonas
Personal details
BornAlexandria, Egypt
Died(282-04-22)April 22, 282
Egypt
BuriedChurch of the Cave, Alexandria
NationalityEgyptian
DenominationCoptic Orthodox Christian
ResidenceSaint Mark's Church

Pope Maximus of Alexandria, 15th Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark. He is commemorated in the Coptic Synaxarion on the 14th day of Baramudah (April 22), and by the Romans on Dec. 27[1].

References[edit]

General
  • Anba Maximus The Fifteenth Pope of Alexandria.
  • Meinardus, Otto F.A. (2002). Two Thousand Years of Coptic Christianity. American University in Cairo Press. ISBN 978-977-424-757-6.
Specific

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Titles of the Great Christian Church
Preceded by
Dionysius
Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria
264—282
Succeeded by
Theonas