List of Patriarchs of Eritrea
This is a list of the Abunas of Eritrea, the head of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church. The church is one of the Oriental Orthodox Church communion, autonomous to the Coptic Patriarch of Alexandri...
Abune Yacob
Abune Yacob was the second Patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church. Born, raised, and ordained in Eritrea, initially he had been made an Archbishop of the Ethopian Orthodox Church, and had ...
Abune Phillipos
Abune Phillipos was the first Patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church. He was born Tewolde Berhan and began his religious training at the Debre Bizen Monastery at the age of eleven, and to...
Abune Antonios
Abune Antonios (born July 12, 1927) was the third Patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church. He was forcefully deposed by the Eritrean government in 2007.
Antonios was born in July 12, 19...
Abune Dioskoros
Abune Dioskoros (born 1935) is the fourth Patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church, appointed in April 2007. This was possible because the regime in Eritrea changed the churchly rules for th...
Abune Dioskoros - Wikipedia
List of Abunas of Eritrea
The Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church is an Oriental Orthodox church. Its autocephaly was recognised by Shenouda III, Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria, in 1994 after Eritrea gained it...