The Hegumen Monk: Amonious Al Souriany
Name of Birth: Selim Goubran
Date and Place of Birth: 1 / 4 / 1944 – Shubra Masr
Address of Family: Shubra Masr
Scientific Degree: B. Sc. Engineering – Electricity Department.
Date of arrival to the Monastery: 9 / 4 / 1969
Date of entry into the Monasticism: 25 / 7 / 1969
Date of ordinance as priest: 21 / 11 / 1971 –Headquarter of Monastery in Cairo (Ezbaweya).
Date of ordinance as Hegumen: 24 / 11 / 1975 –Headquarter of AnbaBeshoy monastery, by the hands of His Holiness Pope Shenouda III.
Service beyond the Monastery:
+ Engaged as Supervisor at the Ecclesiastical College and Secretary of His Holiness Pope Shenouda III.
+ Sent on mission to thechurches of Algeria, in 1975.
+ Engaged as papal deputy at the governorate of Sharquieh and at the cities of the Canal, thenback to the Monastery, at the beginning of the fifty days after Easterin 1976.
+ Service in Algeria from 1977 to 1981.