Abbot Harege Weyene Miheretu laid at rest!
March 13, 2023
The Abbot of Ziway Hamere Birhan Saint Gabriel Monastery, our father Harege Weyn Mihretu has died at the age of 99 years due to ageing, on March 10, 2013. His funeral was held in the presence of Archbishops, Department Heads of General Priesthood, Governors, family and beloved ones at Ziway Hamere Birhan Saint Gabriel Monastery on March 12, 2023.
Yeneta Harege Weyn was a patristic father who a has spawned many bishops and church scholars. His story also affirms that he has taught for more than 40 years. He is a great Abbot who refused to receive sacrament as a ‘Bishop’ to remain as a Monk.
May his blesin g be upon us, Amen!