Father Faltaeous


Father Faltaous


Date of Birth: April 1st, 1922 at El Sharquia

Birth Name: Kamel Gergous

He ordained a monk on November 2nd, 1948

He served out side the monastery at El Ezbawya for over four years, then return to the monastery on 1975.


Notes: Father Antonious El Sorianym (pope Shenouda III) built an individual cell for him inside the monastery garden on 1962- they celebrated his golden jubilee on 1998


On November 7th, 1998 the monastery celebrated fifty years since he became a monk, a number of bishops and the Pope Shenouda himself attended the celebration.


Also on November 2nd, 2008 the monastery celebrated his sixty years as a monk attended by Anba Sarabamon abbot and bishop of Anba Bishoy monastery, Anba Esezoros abbot and bishop of El Baramos monastery, anba Kyrlos abbot and bishop of saint Maina monastery, and large number of monks from other monasteries.

On Wednesday March 17, 2010 at 3:54 AM, father Faltaous el Soriany passed away, he was the oldest monk at the desert of Sheheet at that time, and he had great love and generosity toward everyone, also spiritual vision.

On twelve noon that day, a number of bishops and monks came to the monastery to attend the prayers (Bishop Marteros general bishop of east Cairo, Anba Kyrlos abbot and bishop of Saint Maina monastery, anba Theodoros general bishop of El Giza, and Anba Metaos abbot and bishop of el Sorian monastery). The prayer took place at Saint Mary’s El Magarah church inside the monastery.

The Lord may repose his soul in the paradise of joy and he will intercede on our behave in front of the Lord Jesus Christ throne, and who supported him during his time on earth, want from him, the lord Jesus Christ, to be our gain with the angels and saints in the heavenly kingdom.

He was buried at the monastery cemetery next to father Metaos el Soriany.


Advices from father Faltaeous to the monks

Bishop Shenouda puts the eskim on Father Faltaeous the souriani monk

Father Faltaeous saying the adribi psalm

A word from Bishop Shenouda about his relation with father Faltaeous

Father Faltaeous reads the book of Job the pure


The last holy mass for father Faltaeous on the ocassion of passing 60 years of becoming monk

Father Faltaeous with his prayers make  the snakes of his cave in the montain

Father Falthaeous plays with the cat with his simplicity


Father faltaeous attends the mid night praise of wednesday

Father Faltaeous participates in the pefume of St. Yehnis Kama's body

Father faltaeous says the adribi psalm


Father faltaeous gives icense infront of the cross icon

Father Faltaeous reads parts of the the nigth hour prayer of the great friday

Father Faltaeous makes some cups of cafe for his friends the monks


The departured bishop Thaeofelos examines him before accepting him to be monk

The secret of love bishop kirolos to father faltaeous and his expectation of being a monk

The funeral prayers upon the departured bishop Faltaeous alsouriani

  From the miracles of father faltaeous

Father Faltaeous reveals a dcree before its anouncement

Bishop Kirolos appears in his cave and distinguishes the fire

With the holy oil he cures a child from the disease of heart hole

With his prayers he saves a report with photos and others not

With his holy oil cures from chronic diseases

His prayers cure from cancer

With his prayers he cancels a decree after issuing it

reveals of occurance of an accident before its occurance

  ٌReferent for father Faltaeous  
  annunal praise  
  Praise for the fifth sunday of the lent  
  Photos of the funeral