This was an immediate aftereffect of various reasons: (1) The fathers of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church don’t seek after their own wonderfulness, yet that they had rather seen the splendor of others. (2, “A Prophet is without honor in his own country” (John 4:44) is an incredibly respected state by the Ethiopians. (3) If a neighborhood individual is broadcasted Bishop, there was a worry that he, possibly enticed and get deficient in his situation to the people who had a blood association with him. (4) Since the legitimate assessment of the late fathers deceived Ethiopians from standing firm on such circumstances.
In 1926, after the death of Abuna Mathewos, Emperor Haile Selassie I, by then Ras Tafari, began to deal for the course of action of an Ethiopian nearby Bishop to be top of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. It was agreed by His Holiness Patriarch Cyril V and by the Holy Synod of the Coptic Church, and in May 1929, five Ethiopian Bishops were bishoped unprecedented for the recorded background of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. Incredibly, all of the five Bishops was executed by the Italian forces during the five-year war (1935-1940) by Mussolini.
April 6, 1971, as the Church showed up at the most significant apex of the Patriarchal seat when Abuna Theophilus was picked Patriarch, near Abuna Basilos the fundamental Ethiopian neighborhood Patriarch who turned into a clergyman in Alexandria and kicked the can in 1970.