Pope John XVII of Alexandria was the Coptic Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark (1727 – 1745).

Originally from Mallawy in Elmenya in upper Egypt , joined the Monastery of Saint Paul the Anchorite as a monk and was named Abd Elsayed[1]

The Seat of the Pope during his papacy remained in the Saint Mary Church (Haret Elroum) in Cairo.

Preceded by
Peter VI
Coptic Pope
Succeeded by
Mark VII


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