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17 Posts tagged Family Ministry

June 10, 2014

New Parish in Chino Hills Opens this Weekend

Fr. Moses Samaan

With great joy, the Diocese announces the opening of a new parish in Chino Hills this weekend. The parish, Holy Transfiguration American Coptic Orthodox Church, is a missionary church with a focus on English services and young families. God willing, it …

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May 31, 2014

New Women’s Ministry and Spiritual Day – June 21

Fr. Moses Samaan

With the blessing of our father, Bishop Serapion, there have been several fruitful discussions about establishing a diocese-wide Women’s Ministry to help address the needs of women in our Orthodox diocese. On Saturday, June 21, the Ministry will begin …

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April 9, 2014

Annual Marital Enrichment Seminar – June 7, 2014

Fr. Moses Samaan

The 11th Marital Enrichment Seminar is coming back to St. Peter and St. Paul Coptic Orthodox Church in Santa Monica on Saturday, June 7, 2014. Participants who come to the seminar expect relevant topics, professional speakers, delicious food, homemade …

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April 18, 2013

Marital Enrichment Seminar 2013

Fr. Moses Samaan

Saturday June 22, 2013 – Saturday June 22, 2013 3803 W. Mission Blvd. Map and Directions | Register Description:Through the blessings and prayers of our beloved father, His Grace Bishop Serapion, the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles and the Santa …

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November 6, 2011

7th Annual Marital Enrichment Seminar

Fr. Moses Samaan

Through the blessing of our beloved father, His Grace Bishop Serapion, the Diocese proudly announces the 7th Annual Marital Enrichment Seminar. Please see the attached flyer for details.

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November 27, 2010

Sixth Annual Marital Enrichment Seminar for Newlyweds and Married Couples

Fr. Moses Samaan

Through the blessings and prayers of our beloved father, His Grace Bishop Serapion, the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles joyfully announces its 6th Annual Marital Enrichment Seminar on December 10-11, 2010 at St. Marina Coptic Orthodox Church in …

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October 28, 2010

Diocese Pre-Marital Retreat

Fr. Moses Samaan

The Diocese is pleased to announce the Pre-Marital Retreat for couples on the path towards marriage. The retreats will cover important aspects regarding the Engagement Period as well as Marital Relationships. The Reverend Father Gawargious Kolta will a …

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April 13, 2010

To Husbands, on Maintaining Peace towards their Wives

1. I am very grateful to you for the eagerness with which you welcomed my words on prayer, because you have made me happy. Happy is he that speaketh in the ears of those who hearken (Ecclesiasticus 25:9). I am convinced of this, not only by the applaus …

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December 23, 2009

Understanding the Process of Grief

Fr. Moses Samaan

Modern society is a “death denying and death-defying society”1. We speed along highways, eat fats and sugars to excess, overwork, smoke, pollute, and inject toxins into our faces all with the childish façade that death happens to oth …

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December 15, 2009

Grief and Healing within the Family

Fr. Moses Samaan

All humans are influenced by their interactions with significant others throughout their lives. One’s social context helps people understand, organize, and define themselves and their situations. Thus it is common and natural that the loss of a s …

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November 25, 2009

Diocese Newlywed & Marital Enrichment Retreat – December 4, 2009

Fr. Moses Samaan

Through the blessings and prayers of our beloved father H.G. Bishop Serapion, the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles joyously presents its biannual Marital Enrichment Retreat. This retreat is designed specifically for couples who have been married …

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November 11, 2009

Premarital Couples Retreat – December 13, 2009

Fr. Moses Samaan

The Diocese joyfully announces its annual Pre-Marital Couples Retreat from Friday, December 11 to Sunday, December 13 at the Coptic Village in Big Bear Lake. This retreat is intended for Christian couples seeking enrichment before their marriage and co …

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