Appointment of Apostolic Visitor for the Coptic Faithful in the United States of America and Canada

Saturday, December 16, 2023

Today, His Holiness Pope Francis appointed His Excellency the Most Reverend Pola Ayoub Matta Usama Shafik Akhnoukh, Bishop of the Coptic eparchy of Ismayliah, as Apostolic Visitor for the Coptic Faithful in the United States of America and Canada.