His name was Nagy Shokry Morkos, born on 1946,
graduated from School of Medicine. Ordained a monk by the name of Antonios El Soriany on March 12, 1972. Ordained priest on March 30, 1975, then hegoman on June 4, 1976. Ordained bishop for Samalot Diocese by the name of Anba Bevnotios on Pentecost day, June 13, 1976.