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His Eminence Participates in a Reception Honoring the OCA Metropolitan and the R.C. Archbishop of NY

On Tuesday, September 8, Archbishop Mor Cyril Aphrem Karim participated in an ecumenical gathering in honor of the newly installed Primate of the Orthodox Church in America, His Beatitude Metropolitan Jonah, Archbishop of Washington and New York, and Metropolitan of All America and Canada and Archbishop Timothy Dolan, the Roman Catholic Archbishop of New York. The reception was organized by the Armenian Church in America and hosted by His Eminence Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America (Eastern) at the headquarters of the Armenian Church in New York. Archbishop Karim was accompanied by Rev, Fr. Joseph…

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His Eminence Pays a Visit to His Holiness Pope Shenouda III

On Saturday, September 26, Archbishop Mor Cyril Aphrem Karim visited His Holiness Pope Shenouda III, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Mark’s at the Coptic Orthodox Papal Residence in Cedar Grove, New Jersey to inquire about His Holiness’ health. His Eminence was accompanied by the Rev. Fr. Joseph Chamoun of St. Mark’s Cathedral. Several Coptic bishops were also present.

His Holiness the Pope was on a one day visit to New Jersey on his way to Cairo after routine visit with his physicians in Cleveland, Ohio.

In his warm welcome remarks, His Holiness highlighted the strong…

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