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JOHN V the MERCIFUL (610-621)
He came from Amathus in Cyprus . He became known as the benefactor of Alexandria , establishing many hospitals and homes for the poor. After Egypt had been conquered by the Persians he took refuge in his birthplace of Cyprus .
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On Friday 24th April 2015, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa officiated at Orthros and conducted the brilliant Hierarchal Con-celebration at the Holy Church of St George of the God-trodden Patriarchal Monoastery of the same name, together with His Beatitude ...
On 20th April 2015, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, welcomed the Minister of Defense of Greece Mr. Kammenos to the historic, God-walked and Patriarchal Mpnastery of St George Old Cairo, in the presence of Their Eminences Alexios Metropolitan of Carthage, ...
Theodoros II, Patriarch of Alexandria, celebrated the great day of Christianity together with the Greeks of the Egyptian capital, at the majestic Church of Ss Constantine and Helen in Cairo, a few hundred metres from the River Nile and in the presence of many Egyptian dignitaries, who in the person ...