[[Image:Alexandria logo.gif|right|The Church of Alexandria]]
The ''' Church of Alexandria''' is one of the [[ autocephaly| autocephalous]] [[Orthodox Church]]es. Its [[ primate]] is the Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa, the successor to the [[ Apostle Mark| Apostle Mark the Evangelist]], who founded the Church of Alexandria in the 1st century. It is one of the five ancient [[ patriarchate]] s of the early [[ Church]], called the ''[[ Pentarchy]]''.
name= Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa| founder= [[ Apostle Mark]]| independence=Traditional | recognition= Traditional | primate=[[ Theodoros II (Choreftakis) of Alexandria| Pope Theodoros II]]| hq=Alexandria, Egypt| territory= Egypt and Africa| possessions= ?| language= Greek, Swahili, English, local languages| music=[[ Byzantine Chant]]|calendar=[[ Revised Julian Calendar|Revised Julian]]| population=250,000|
website=[http://www.greekorthodox-alexandria.org/ Church of Alexandria]
Since the [[schism]] occurring as a result of the political and [[Christology|Christological]] controversies at the [[Fourth Ecumenical Council|Council of Chalcedon]] (451 A.D.), the portion of the Church of Alexandria loyal to Chalcedonian Christology has liturgically been Greek-speaking, the majority of its native (i.e., Coptic) population and their modern descendents becoming a part of the '''[[Church of Alexandria (Coptic)|Coptic Orthodox Church]]''' (i.e., [[Oriental Orthodox|non-Chalcedonian]]).