In the evening of Thursday, May 26th, 2011, His Holiness Pope Shenouda, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark, received Rev. Fr. Metias Said Ibrahim in His Holiness’ residence in Cleveland. Ohio. His Holiness also received Rev. Bishops and Priests from Canada and United States, among which were Rev. Fathers of St. Mark (Toronto): Fr. Marcos Marcos, Fr. Pishoy Ataalla, and Fr. Misael Ataalla. His Holiness also received Rev. Fr. Moses Matar (St. Mary and St. Abraam, Ajax) and Rev. Fr. Morcos Hanna (Archangel Michael and St. Tekla, Brampton).
We thank our beloved father H.H. Pope Shenouda III for his paternal love and care for his children and we pray that the Lord would grant him many more peaceful years shepherding his flock in purity and righteousness.