New Pope to be enthroned on November 18th

Source: The Coptic Orthodox Church Centre UK

According to a press release from the Coptic Orthodox Church Centre UK, the new Pope will be enthroned on November 18th. Here is the latest schedule of events:

  • Church-wide fast:    22-24 October
  • Papal Election:        29 October in Cairo 
  • Church-wide fast:    31 October - 2 November
  • Altar ballot:              4 November (118th Pope announced)
  • Enthronement:        18 November 

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