Emperor Haile Selassie founded this new Church of St. Mary of Zion next to the old one. It was completed in 1964. Unlike the original, the new St. Mary of Zion allows entrance to women.

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New Church of St. Mary of Zion
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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
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Holly Hayes
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New Church of St. Mary of Zion - Axum, Ethiopia