It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Fr Anthony Soliman, the Shepherd of St Mary and St Paul Coptic Orthodox Church of Calgary on February 17th 2020.
But as it is written: “Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love Him.”
1 Corinthians 2:9
On November 4, 2012 (his 60th birthday) the Grace of God chose His Holiness through the Altar Ballot to be the 118th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark. His Holiness was enthroned on November 18, 2012.
On March 10th, 2013 he was officially delegated by His Holiness Pope Tawadros II as the Diocesan Bishop of Mississauga, Vancouver and all the surrounding cities, towns and villages. His Grace Bishop Mina was enthroned in Mississauga, ON on Sunday, April 7th, 2013 and in Vancouver, BC on Sunday, April 13th, 2013.