|Saint Mary Coptic Orthodox Church|
|Location||Haret Elroum, Cairo|
|Denomination||Coptic Orthodox Church|
|Dedication||Mary, mother of Jesus|
|Division||The Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate|
|Bishop(s)||Pope Tawadros II|
Saint Mary Coptic Orthodox Church in Haret el-Roum (Coptic: ? , lit. 'The Church of Holy Mother of God in the Roman Quarter') or the Church of the Virgin of Relief (Arabic: ? ?, romanized: Kan?sat al-?Adhr al-Mugh?tha) is a Coptic Orthodox church in al-Gh?r?ya, Cairo near the Convent of Saint Theodore.
From 1660 to 1800 the church was the Seat of the Coptic Orthodox Pope of Alexandria. In 1660 Pope Matthew IV of Alexandria transferred the seat from rat Z?wayla to rat al-R?m, where it remained until 1800 when Pope Mark VIII transferred the patriarchal seat to Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, Azbakeya.
Saint Mary Church grew in importance as the centre of the Coptic Church. Several Coptic Popes are buried in the church.
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