On Saturday, September 25th, and Sunday, September 26th, 2021, His Eminence Mor Dionysius John Kawak paid a pastoral visit accompanied by Very Rev. Fr. Joseph Shabo, the Parish Priest of St. James of Nisibin in Corpus Christi, Texas. On Saturday His Eminence visited the Coptic Monastery of St. Mary and St. Moses Abbey where he met with the Monks of the blessed monastery. On Sunday, Archbishop Kawak celebrated the Holy Qurobo assisted by Khouroyo Joseph Shabo. In his sermon His Eminence thanked Abuna Khouroyo Joseph Shabo for his service and encouraged all the faithful to maintain our faith and traditions and spoke about the Gospel passage of that day.