March 14, 2016

Axios! Elevation of Hegumen Fr. Mauritius Mikhail

On Sunday, March 13, 2016, His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion and His Grace Bishop Karas, General Bishop and Papal Exarch in the Archdiocese of North America, laid hands upon and elevated Fr. Mauritius Mikhail to the priestly dignity of Hegumen as part of his continuing service at St. George Church in Bellflower. His Eminence Speaks about Fr. Mauritius and Fr. Jonah – Arabic His Eminence Speaks about Fr. Mauritius and Fr. Jonah – English Fr. Mauritius was – …

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March 14, 2016

Axios! Ordination of Fr. Jonah Labib

On Sunday, March 13, 2016, His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, along with His Grace Bishop Karas, the General Bishop and Patriarchal Exarch at the Archdiocese of North America, laid hands upon and ordained Deacon Jonah Labib (formerly Dr. Michael Labib) as a presbyter to serve in the Diocese at St. George Coptic Orthodox Church in Bellflower. We congratulate Fr. Jonah, his family, and the entire parish community for this joyful occasion while praying that the Lord – …

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