On the 1st Sunday of the blessed month of Mesore, Sunday August 13, 2023, His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion accompanied by their Graces His Grace Bishop Suriel, His Grace Bishop Abraham, and His Grace Kyrillos laid hands on and ordained the blessed servant Dr. Mina Iskander, as Deacon Gabriel Iskander, for the Christ loving Diocese of Los Angeles to serve at St. Justina Coptic Orthodox Church in Rancho Cucamonga.
The ordination took place at St. Basil American Coptic Orthodox Church.
Apart from our father His Eminence and their Graces all or part of this blessed event was Presbyter Fr. Michael Maximous.
May God bless every work for the glory of his holy name.