Abune Paulos

Abune Paulos

Name Abune Paulos
Profession Religious Leader
Date of Birth 1935-11-03
Place of Birth Ethiopia
Age 76 yrs
Death Date 2012-08-16
Birth Sign Scorpio

About Abune Paulos

Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church from 1992 to 2012.

Early Life Experience of Abune Paulos

He went to the US to study at the St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary and later joined the doctoral program at the Princeton Theological Seminary.

Trivia Info

He received the Nansen Medal by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees for his peace efforts and humanitarian work.

Family Life and Relationship

His family was long associated with the Abba Garima Monastery near the town of Adwa in the Tigray Province.

Close Associates

He was a leader of the church like Pope John Paul II.