The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria is the largest Christian Church in Egypt, and also the largest in the Middle East overall.

According to tradition, the Church was established by Saint Mark, an apostle and evangelist, in the middle of the 1st century (approximately AD 42). The head of the Church and the See of Alexandria is the Patriarch of Alexandria on the Holy See of Saint Mark.

More information on the Wikipedia page [1]

See also Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.