11. 06. 1984: He was awarded the Golden Merit of the Republic of Austria by the Federal President, due to the social and cultural services.
25. 06. 1990: Graduation of the Faculty of Theology and Law in Rome at the Lateran University with the Licentiate in Church Civil Law with honors.
April 31, 1994: He was appointed Assistant to the Chief Delegate of the Syrian Orthodox Church .
26. 06. 1994: Doctorate in law at the law faculty in Vienna.