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Axios! Ordination of Fr. Michael Maximous

Axios! Deacon Michael (Ehab) Maximous is Ordained as Father Michael


With great joy and much thanksgiving to God, ACTS is pleased to announce the ordination of Fr. Michael Maximous (Ehab Maximous), on Sunday, March 3rd, 2019 by the blessed hands of His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, His Grace Bishop Suriel, His Grace Bishop Abraham, and His Grace Bishop Kyrillos at St. Basil American Coptic Orthodox Church in San Diego CA.

Fr. Michael (Ehab) was one of 7 graduates in St. Athanasius & St. Cyril Coptic Orthodox Theological School’s inaugural class of 2017, where he was granted his Master of Theological Studies Degree. After the completion of his 40 days in Egypt, Fr Michael will serve in St. Paul’s American Coptic Orthodox Church (Tustin, CA) and St. Basil American Coptic Orthodox Church (San Diego, CA).

We thank the Lord, for His love for mankind and making him worthy to worship Him, to serve before the Holy Altar and to find mercy before Him in this new service of ministry, glorifying God in good deeds of charity and service all the days of his life. May God bless your service Fr. Michael!

Jessica Shalaby