Ethiopia

[map of Ehtiopia] (Greek: aitho, burn; ops, face)

In ancient geography a country south of Egypt and closely connected with it; all the land bounded by the upper Nile on the west, and the Red Sea and Arabian Gulf on the east. A eunuch, minister of Candace, Queen of Ethiopia, was converted to Christianity by the deacon Philip (Acts 8).

Archdioceses, past and present, include Dioceses, past and present, include: Other ecclesiastical divisions include: See also:
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