June 19, 2018

Congratulations, ACTS Class of 2018!

Sunday, June 3rd, ACTS celebrated its second graduating class in Claremont, CA. Joined by clergy members from throughout the diocese and blessed by the presence of His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, His Grace Bishop Youssef, His Grace Bishop Abraham and His … The post Congratulations, ACTS Class of 2018! appeared first on St. Athanasius & St. Cyril Theological School.

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May 3, 2018

Declaration of the Bishops of North America

We, the bishops of the Coptic Orthodox Church of North America, in our semi-annual meeting in Mississauga, April 23-26, 2018, with His Grace Bishop Suriel of Melbourne and His Grace Bishop Angaelos of London, have observed and studied the phenomenon of the spread of many incorrect doctrines regarding the understanding of the Holy Bible and its interpretation, the concepts of salvation and redemption, the Holy Trinity, the importance of adhering to the doctrines of the – …

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April 7, 2018

Paschal Message of H.E. Metropolitan Serapion for the Glorious Feast of the Resurrection 2018

Download the PDF (English and Arabic) “Then their eyes were opened and they knew Him” (Lk 24:31) My Beloved, the Blessed Children of the Holy Church, Christ is Risen Truly He is Risen It is my pleasure to wish you the blessings of the glorious Feast of the Resurrection of our Lord, God, and Savior Jesus Christ. The Resurrection of Christ is a revealing light that enlightens our eyes, so we can see our living – …

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March 3, 2018

2018 GYP Lenten Retreat – Register This Weekend!

Father Maximus Abba Moses grew up in Montréal, Canada. After hearing the call to monasticism, he left the world to join St. Mary & St. Moses Abbey in the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern USA. He became a disciple of His Grace Bishop Youssef, the bishop of the diocese and abbot of the abbey. […]

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February 18, 2018

REGISTER TODAY! GYP Lenten Retreat 2018

Under the auspices of His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, the Graduates and Young Professionals (GYP) committee cordially invites you to the 9th Annual Lenten Retreat on March 23–25, 2018. This year we are blessed to have Very Rev. Fr. Maximus Abba Moses, the Vicar for the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern USA for Texas and […]

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February 18, 2018

First International Week for Coptic Orthodox Youth

“Back to Roots” First International Week for Coptic Orthodox Youth August 25-Sept. 1, 2018 HH Pope Tawadross III is graciously inviting 200 of the second and third generation Coptic Youth from the lands of immigration to spend one week in … The post First International Week for Coptic Orthodox Youth appeared first on St. Athanasius & St. Cyril Theological School.

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February 14, 2018

Ordination of Deacon Timothy Paul

We are proud to announce the ordination of our very own team member, Subdeacon Timothy, as Deacon Timothy Paul, today, February 14th 2018, by His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, His Grace Bishop Abraham and His Grace Bishop Kyrillos at St. Paul … The post Ordination of Deacon Timothy Paul appeared first on St. Athanasius & St. Cyril Theological School.

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February 14, 2018

Axios! Ordination of Deacon Timothy Paul

With great joy and much thanksgiving to God, St Paul Abbey announces the ordination of the blessed servant Subdeacon Timothy as Deacon Timothy Paul, on Wednesday , February 14, 2018 by the blessed hands of His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, His Grace Bishop Abraham and His Grace Bishop Kyrillos at the Murrieta location of St. Paul Abbey. ​We thank the Lord, for His love for mankind and making him worthy to worship Him, to serve before – …

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February 13, 2018

Greece and Rome Signup

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January 5, 2018

Festal Message of H.E. Metropolitan Serapion 
for the Glorious Feast of the Nativity 2018

“The People Sitting in Darkness Have Seen a Great Light” My Beloved, the Blessed Children of the Holy Church, Today, as we celebrate the birth of our Lord, God, and Savior Jesus Christ, we are rejoicing with the angels and the heavenly hosts, as the angel proclaimed to the shepherds, “Do not by afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. For there is born to – …

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December 30, 2017

A Prayer for the Victims of the Recent Terrorist Attacks in Egypt

+ We pray for the souls of the innocent martyrs who were killed by terrorists on Friday, December 29, 2017 in an attack on the Church of St. Mena in Helwan, as well as the attack on a store owned by a Coptic Christian man in the same area. May the Lord repose their innocent souls with “the souls of those who had been slain for the word of God and for the testimony which – …

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