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Worshippers gather inside the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa... News PhotoAddis Ababa,Ceremony,Ethiopia,Holy Trinity Cathedral,Horn of Africa,Oath,Orthodox Church,Religion,Vertical,WorshipperPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPWorshippers gather inside the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa on March 3, 2013 for the swearing in ceremony of the newly-elected Patriarch of Ethiopia's Orthodox Christian Church, Abune Mathias. Formerly the archbishop of the Ehiopian Orthodox Church in Jerusalem, Abune Mathias was elected last week, following the sudden death of the previous previous Patriach in August. About two thirds of Ethiopia's 83 million people are Christian, according to official figures, with the majority following the Orthodox faith. AFP PHOTO/JENNY VAUGHAN. (Photo credit should read JENNY VAUGHAN/AFP/Getty Images)