Pope Peter IV of Alexandria

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Saint
Peter IV of Alexandria
Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark
Papacy began 25 July 567
Papacy ended 18 June 576
Predecessor Theodosius I
Successor Damian
Personal details
Born Egypt
Died 18 June 576
Egypt
Buried Ennaton Monastery near Alexandria
Nationality Egyptian
Denomination Coptic Orthodox Christian
Residence Saint Mark's Church
Sainthood
Feast day 18 June (25 Paoni in the Coptic Calendar)

Pope Peter IV of Alexandria was the 34th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark[1] from 567 to 576.

Peter IV succeeded the exiled Pope Theodosius I on the latter's death in 567.[1][2]

References

General
  • البابا بطرس الرابع [Pope Peter IV] (in Arabic). Official website of St. Takla Haymanot's Church. Retrieved 2011-02-13. 
Specific
  1. ^ a b Fathers of Coptic Church in Arabic
  2. ^ Copticchurch.org
Preceded by
Theodosius I
Coptic Pope
565–569
Succeeded by
Damian


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