Theologian and author of 181 books and hundreds of journal articles. He was a key figure in the revival of Egyptian monasticism which began in 1969 when he was appointed to the Monastery of St Macarius in the Wadi El Natrun in Egypt.
St Shenouda Monastery was established by the great efforts of the Late H.H. Pope Shenouda III, back in 1993. Since then it has established itself as a hub for many Church Camps, family day visitations and youth retreats, receiving many visitors from around Australia and all over the World as well as non-Coptic new comers