Father Paul Elias Abdelmesih was born in Alexandria, Egypt in 1984.
He earned a Bachelor Degree Of Civil Engineering from Zagazig University, Egypt in 2006. For 10 years, he worked in Dubai And Abu Dhabi with Several Construction Companies
He served as a Sunday School teacher and Youth Servant at Saint George Coptic Orthodox Church in Sporting , Alexandria ; he also served during his years in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
On June 18, 2017, His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion accompanied by His Grace Bishop Abraham and His Grace Bishop Kyrillos ordained him Presbyter at Saint Mary Magdalene church in Palm Desert, California.