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At the banquet given in honor of his arrival to Cleveland,  April 1975.

Praying at St. Paul Episcopal Church where St. Mark's Congregation rented space for their services.

Praying in the first church the Cleveland parish owned on Ridge Road in Parma

With H. E. the late Metropolitan Agathon on the day he received 
his Masters Degree in Ministry from Ashland Theological  Seminary in 1984.

Joining H. E. the late Metropolitan Agathon and H. G. Bishop Missael in the Cornerstone laying ceremony of the new church in 1985.

Proudly receiving his Doctorate Degree in 1986.

At the church groundbreaking ceremony in 1986.

Inspecting the construction of the new church.

At the Opening Ceremony of the New Church, September 30, 1988.

With H. G. Bishop Tadros after the Miracle of Oil occurred in May, 1991.

With Pope Shenouda III while His Holiness inspects the Miraculous Icon of Our Lord,  January, 1991.

H. H. Pope Shenouda III presents Fr. Mikhail with the Centenary Award at the Centenary Celebrations of the Coptic Theological Seminary in 1993.

Burning the mortgage, December 31, 1992.

Fr. Mikhail with Mr. Ezzat Doss and Dr. Youssef Seif, the church's engineers, after the installation of new steel domes in 1998.

Bishop Pilla presents Fr. Mikhail with the 1999 Christian Unity Award of the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland.

With His All Holiness the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I at the Phanar in Constantinople.

With H. E. Metropolitan Maximos of Ainou, Greek Orthodox Diocese of Pittsburgh.

With former Vice President Al Gore.


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