His Holiness visited St. Mary & Archangel Raphael Church, the headquarters of the Diocese of Paris and North France, being received by H.G. Bishop Marc of the diocese, and its priests and people. His Holiness is accompanied by H.G. Bishop Daniel of Maadi & the Holy Synod’s Secretary, H.G. Bishop Mikhail, General Bishop for the Churches of Hadayek El-kobba, Heg. Fr. Antonious Baki, and Fr. Kyrillos Boshra, Papal Secretary.
His Holiness also was received by the President of the Regional Council of Île-de-France (Région Ile-de-France), Valérie Pécresse, at the council headquarters in the city of Paris. The dialogue between His Holiness and the president revolved around the importance of education and the support that can be offered to Egypt in this aspect.