Bishop Athanasios


Bishop Athanasius

His name: Edward Adly Neseemأثناسيوس
Date of Birth: April 27, 1948
Address: Oseem – Giza
Education: Health Technical Diploma
Employment: Food Inspector at El Zakazek

Arrived at the monastery on April 4th, 1975 and became a monk on May 3rd, 1975

Ordained priest on January 3, 1978, and hegoman on August 24th, 1980.

He serve as Pope Shenoda III secretary at Bani Swif and California (USA), and Australia from 1980-1989.
Ordained Bishop on September 9th, 2001 by the name of Anba Athanasios for Bani Mazar Diocese.