The Coptic Orthodox Nun Who Visited Mount Athos

Special Courtesy - Fr Kyrillos Ibrahim - OCP News Service - 18/12/16 Visit - http://tamavirene.com/ Adapted from the book 'Tamav Erene: A Torch of Love in the Coptic Monastic Life'. Saintly Tamav Erene (Mother Irini) was the Abbess (Mother Superior) of the St. Philopateer Mercurius (Abu Sefein) Coptic Orthodox Convent in Old Cairo, Egypt. Saintly Mother Tamav Erene at the ...