On Saturday, October 22, 2016, His Eminence Mor Dionysius John Kawak, Archbishop and Patriarchal Vicar for the Eastern of United States, accompanied by Very Rev. Father Joseph Chamoun and Very Rev. Raban Joseph Bali participated in the Con-celebration Liturgy hosted by H.G. Bishop David of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of NY & NE at Archangel Michael & St. Mina Coptic Orthodox Church in Staten Island, New York. The con-celebration was attended by the SCOOCH members (the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches), H.E. Mor Titus Yeldho (Malankara-Syriac Orthodox Church), H.E. Mor Silvanos Ayub (Knanaya-Syriac Orthodox Church) H.E. Archbishop Khajag Barsamian (Armenian Church Orthodox) H.G. Bishop Karas of the Coptic Orthodox Archdiocese of North America and the local oriental orthodox community.