His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion is our blessed and honored father, and the first bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles, Southern California, and Hawaii. May the Lord preserve his life for all his children.
THE ELEVATION OF H. E. METROPOLITAN SERAPION
Father Michael Ibrahim and the Church Congregation, the children of the Metropolis congratulate our beloved father and shepherd in Christ, His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, on the occasion of his elevation to the episcopal dignity of Metropolitan on Sunday, February 28, 2016 at St. Mark Cathedral (Old Patriarchate) in Clot Bey. May the Lord preserve his pastorship over his flock for many peaceful years and fruitful times.