On Sunday 20th January 2008, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, officiated during the Divine Liturgy at the Holy Patriarchal Church of St Savvas the Sanctified in Alexandria , following which he blessed the Vasilopitta of the Alexandrian Lyceum of Greek Women.

      Immediately thereafter, His Beatitude, accompanied by His Grace Gabriel of Mareotis, Patriarchal Vicar of Alexandria, His grace Spyridon of Kanopos, Hegumen of the Holy Patriarchal Monastery of St Savvas the Sanctified in Alexandria, and His grace Gennadios of Nilopolis, Chief Secretary of the Holy Synod, went to the Patriarchal Vicariate of the Coptic Church of Alexandria to offer festive wishes to Pope Shenouda III, on the occasion of the Feast of Theophany, which is celebrated on this day in that Churhc.

      His Beatitude also visited the Kaniskerion Old Age Home of Alexandria, where he blessed the Vasilopitta of the Home and held talks with the old people