On March 23, 2022, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received the priest of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Lebanon Rev. Fr. Andrawos Al-Antouny, at the Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh – Lebanon. His Eminence Archbishop Mor Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Secretary and Media Office Director was present in the meeting.During the meeting, His Holiness congratulated Rev. Fr. Andrawos on his appointment to the ministry of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Lebanon. He wished him success in his ministry and discussed with him ecumenical matters that are of interest to the two sister churches.