Patriarch Abune Mathias Serves Special Prayers for the Ethiopian Martyrs

Yonas Geredew (OCP Delegate of Addis Ababa and All Ethiopia) OCP News Service - 25/4/15 Addis Ababa: His Holiness Abune Mathias- Patriarch of Ethiopia served special prayers for Ethiopian Martyers in Libya who were murdered by the ISIS terrorist. Hundreds of faithful and several family members of the victims took part in the prayers. Archbishops, governmental officials ...

Letter of Condolence from OCP Secretary to Patriarch Abune Mathias on the Brutal Murder of Ethiopian Christinas in Libya 

OCP Secretary George Alexander with Patriarch Abune Mathis of Ethiopia in 2013

OCP News Service - 21/4/15 Global: The Secretary of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE, George Alexander has send a letter of condolence to His Holiness Abune Mathias - Patriarch of Ethiopia on the brutal murder of Ethiopian brothers in Libya. Source: OCP News Service

Patriarch Abune Mathias Meets with the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar & President Sisi

John Anton OCP News Service - January 2015 Cairo: During his visit to Egypt, Patriarch Abune Mathais of Ethiopia met with  Ahmed el-Tayeb who is the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar.  They had a cordial meeting and discussed various topics of interest. The Patriarch and the delegation along with Pope Tawadros II also met with His Excellency Abdul Fattah al-Sisi the ...

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria receives Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia

John Anton (OCP Delegate & Special Corespondent in Cairo) OCP News Service - 10/01/2015 Cairo: Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia  (Sixth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia – Archbishop of Axum and Ichege of the See of Saint Taklehaimanot) arrived in Cairo on 10th Saturdays January 2015. The high level Ethiopian Orthodox delegation was given a warm welcome ...

Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia to Visit Egypt for the First time

His Holiness Abune Mathias I - Sixth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia - Archbishop of Axum and Ichege of the See of Saint Taklehaimanot (left) and His Holiness Tawadros II - 118th Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of All Africa on the Holy See of St. Mark the Evangelist of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria (Right)

John Anton (OCP Special Delegate in Cairo) OCP News Service Cairo: A high level delegation of Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo  Church led by Patriarch Abune Mathias will visit Egypt on Saturday (10/1/15) on the invitation of Pope Tawadros of Alexandria. This is the first Apostolic Visit of Patriarch Abune Mathias to the Coptic Patriarchate. These two Ancient Churches of ...

OCP Secretary Meets Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia

  Yonas Gredew OCP News Service- October- November 2013 Addis Ababa: With the blessings of Rt Rev Chorbishop Kyrikose Thottupuram of Chicago (OCP Chancellor) George Alexander (OCP Secretary) paid a special visit to His Holiness Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia. Abune Mathias is the Sixth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Archbishop of Axum and Ichege of the See of Saint Taklehaimanot who leads more than 45 million Ethiopian Orthodox Christians worldwide. Archbishop ...

Consecration of Abune Mathias of Ethiopia – Exclusive Snaps

          OCP News Service 5/3/13 Exclusive Coverage Addis Ababa: His Holiness Abuna Mathias was consecrated as the Sixth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Ichege of the See of St. Tekle Haymanot, Archbishop of Axum enthroned at Addis Ababa on March 3rd Sunday 2013. His Holiness Beslius Paulose II, Catholicos of the East on the Apostolic Throne of St Thomas ...

PROFILE OF ABUNE MATHIAS – PATRIARCH ELECT OF ETHIOPIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH

1/3/13 Abune Mathias was born Aba Teklemariam Asrat in 1934 Ethiopian calendar (1940/41 European calendar) in Tigray region, Agame awraja, Sebuha wereda. He attained basic literacy in the traditional schooling service of the church under Kesis Weldegerima. He was ordained as deacon in 1948 (1954/55 European calendar) by Abune Markos, the then Archbishop of Eritrea province. Following that, he ...

Abune Mathias Elected as the new Patriarch of Ethiopia

  28/2/13 Addis Ababa : Archbishop of  Jerusalem, Abune Mathias is elected as the 6th Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church .Abune Mathias won 500 of the 806 votes. He will be known as 6th Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Ichege of the See of St. Tekle Haymanot and Archbishop of Axum. Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan ...