☩ Our mission is to “present every man perfect in Christ Jesus” (Col 1:28) by bearing Christ in the world through our Orthodox Christian faith.
With great joy, the Diocese announces the upcoming ordination of a new presbyter for the Church of the Holy Virgin Mary and St. Pishoy in Los Angeles. The blessed servant…
The dignity of Egypt is expressed by the dignity and honorable reception of Egypt’s President as His Excellence deserves. Many people can be victimized as a result of wrong and…
The new school year brings in a plethora of exciting developments for ACTS. The school looks forward to a year of firsts: the first graduating class, the first study-abroad program…
Coptic Orthodox Christianity
Orthodoxy is what Christ taught, the Apostles preached, and the Fathers kept…
What is the Coptic Orthodox Church?
The term “Copt” comes from the Greek word for “Egyptian.” The Coptic Orthodox Church, then, is the Church that was established in Egypt by the Holy Apostle Mark.
Orthodox Christianity is the authentic and original Christian Faith founded by our Lord Jesus Christ. It is the most pure form of Christianity with nothing added.
The One, Only, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church is the Body of Christ existing in the world. He is the sole Head and His people constitute His Body in the Church. Orthodox Christians believe that the Church is undivided, holy, catholic (universal), and sanctified for the work of preaching the Holy Gospel throughout the world and baptizing the nations.
Articles by His Eminence
January 5, 2016
Festal Letter for the Feast of the Nativity 2016
April 10, 2015
Paschal Letter for the Feast of the Resurrection 2015
and Spiritual Reading
September 23, 2016
Some advice for student life.
September 20, 2016
Brothers who fought: On Orthodox [dis]unity – Part 1
September 14, 2016
Ultimate Deception: What if he comes in our time?