On Sunday December 22, 2019, His Eminence Mor Dionysius John Kawak celebrated the Holy Liturgy (Qurobo) and was assisted by Very Rev. Fr. Joseph Shabo, at the parish of Mor Barsawmo church in Wyckoff, NJ. In his sermon Archbishop Kawak spoke about the genealogy of Jesus and wished the parish a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. At the end of the liturgy a special service was offered in memory of the late Very Rev. Khouroyo Chamoun Asmar.