News | 20.03.12 | 13:07
Armenian Patriarchs offer condolences on Coptic Pope’s Death
Pope Shenouda III
Both Armenian Church leaders will be sending a delegation to Pope Shenouda’s funeral, which is scheduled to take place in Cairo, Egypt, on Wednesday.
Pope Shenouda III, the longtime leader of the Coptic Orthodox Church, died on Saturday at the age of 88. Both Karekin II and Aram I praised Shenouda for his leadership of the Coptic Church and his unequivocal ability to work with all denominations to promote Christian unity.