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abuna

(əˈbuːnə)
n
the title given to the head of the Ethiopian Orthodox church
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Carrying baskets of injera (flatbread) and new-born babies, a i ffli fllf bi l d train of flowing, floral fabrics leads us to Abuna Abraham church, where a baptism is due to take place that afternoon.
Carrying baskets of injera (flatbread) and new-born babies, a train of flowing, floral fabrics leads us to Abuna Abraham church, where a baptism is due to take place that afternoon.
Reputed to be the scariest church in the world, Abuna Yemata Guh even requires a vertical climb to reach its hallowed hollows - although the availability of a harness and ropes mean even sprightly 80-year-olds can access it with (relative) ease.
Carrying baskets of injera (flatbread) and newborn babies, a train of flowing, floral fabrics leads us to Abuna Abraham church, where a baptism is due to take place that afternoon.
'I don't think so,' she forwardly answered talk show host Boy Abuna when asked about the matter in a 'Tonight with Boy Abunda' guesting aired Tuesday night.
In Nigeria there was a well-established community calling itself the "Greek Orthodox Church." According to Stephen Hayes, it was started by an American by the name of Abuna Abraim, and it was officially received into the Patriarchate of Alexandria by Archbishop Irenaeus in 1985.
Abuna Yemata Guh Church is carved in a small cave halfway up a rock pinnacle.
In a separate incident, a pastor identified as James Abuna for African Inland Church in Torit was also starved to death on Tuesday in Torit.
Tackling a six-metre vertical climb to reach the fifth century Abuna Yemata Guh, one of Tigray's famous rock-hewn churches hidden in the Gheralta mountain range, really does require a leap of faith.
A microrregiao e conhecida como Ponta do Abuna. O clima e do tipo Am pela classificacao de Koppen, que corresponde a tropical monconico, com media da temperatura do ar durante o mes mais frio superior a 18[degrees]C (megatermico) e periodo seco bem definido, no inverno, quando ocorre moderado deficit hidrico, com indices pluviometricos inferiores a 50 mm por mes.