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World’s First Illustrated Christian Bible Discovered At Ethiopian Monastery

AFRICANGLOBE - The world’s earliest illustrated Christian book has been saved by a British charity which located it at a remote Ethiopian monastery. The incredible Garima Gospels are named after a monk who lived in the African country in the fifth century and is said to have copied them out in just one day. Beautifully illustrated, the colours are still vivid and thanks to the Ethiopian Heritage Fund have been conserved.

Egypt President Sisi Affirms Ethiopia’s Right To The Nile

AFRICANGLOBE - Egypt cannot stand against the right of the Ethiopian people to development, adding that the Nile is the source of development for Ethiopia.

St. Yared of Aksum

AFRICANGLOBE - Saint Yared (April 25, 505 – May 20, 571) was a legendary Ethiopian musician credited with inventing the sacred music tradition of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church and Ethiopia's system of musical notation.

A Brief History Of The Ethiopian Orthodox Church

AFRICANGLOBE - Axum, Abyssinia and Ethiopia are all names associated with the mighty kingdom that arose in the Horn of Africa more than three millennia ago, and which has had a far-reaching influence outside its borders.

Ethiopian Orthodox Church Patriarch Dies at Age 76

The Ethiopian Orthodox Church has announced the death of its patriarch, Abune Paulos. Paulos, whose full title was His Holiness Abune Paulos, Fifth Patriarch and Catholicos of Ethiopia, Ichege of the...