Pope Markianos of Alexandria
Markianos of Alexandria
|Patriarch of Alexandria|
|Papacy ended||14 January 152|
|Died||14 January 152|
|Denomination||Coptic Orthodox Christian|
|Alma mater||Catechetical School of Alexandria|
|Feast day||14 January (6 Tobi in the Coptic Calendar)|
Pope Markianos was the 8th Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria, reigning from 141 to 152.
Markianos was born in Alexandria, Egypt and he was the Dean of The Catechetical School of Alexandria, before being appointed Patriarch in the month of Hathor in the year 141 AD during the reign of the Emperor Antonius Pius.
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