Father Polycarpous


Father Polycarpous


Monk: Father Polycarpous El Syrianbolkabros

Name at birth: Magdy Niazi Fanous

Date of Birth: 22/11/1944

Place of birth: Al Shyshengy No. 45, 10th  Floor, Corniche El Nile

Qualification: Bachelor in Agricultural Sciences June 1967

Occupation before monasticism: Research Assistant at the Cotton Research Center - Agricultural Research Center in Giza

ID Number: 2963

Place of issue: Maadi

Father of confession before monasticism: Father Isaac Sadeq

Service before monasticism: deacon and sunday school teacher

Date of arrival at the monastery: 06/02/1976

date accepted as a monk student: 07/02/1976

Date of Monasticism: 29/2/1976

Date ordained a priest: 7/11/1976

Date ordained Hegomenos: 5/10/1980

Father of confession at the monastery: Bishop Metaous

Duties at the monastery: service outside the monastery in Tripoli - Libya - Diocese of Beni Suef

Departed at 11 a.m. on Friday 3/8/2012 and funeral prayer was held by Bishop Metaous- Abbott of the Monastery, and some monks from different monasteries.


His Funneral