First patriarchal seat in Cairo

first patriarchal seat in Cairo

This church represents the very first patriarchal seat in Cairo, since the sixteenth patriarch known as “Christodulos” took the church as his headquarters, and many patriarchs from the 11th and 12th centuries were buried in this church, and many trials of priests and bishops were held in this church.



The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities


The Hanging Church-Egyptian Coptic Antiquities



Saint Virgin Mary’s Coptic Orthodox Church also known as the Hanging Church



City: Cairo
Region: Kom Ghorab, Old Cairo
Place: The Hanging Church
Date: 6-8-2022
Location: see on map