Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern United States
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The Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern United States is composed of 81 priests serving the 60 churches and 37 Coptic communities. More

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The Season of the Church

Holy 50 Joyous Days

May 3 - June 20, 2021
Parmoute 25 - Paone 13, 1737

Today's Readings

May 14, 2021
Pashons 6, 1737

For by the sacrifice of His own body He did two things: He put an end to the law of death which barred our way; and He made a new beginning of life for us, by giving us the hope of resurrection. By man death has gained its power over men; by the Word made Man death has been destroyed and life raised up anew.
St. Athanasius

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Festal Messages

HH Pope Tawadros II
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HG Bishop Youssef, HG Bishop Basil and HG Bishop Gregory
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Glorious Feast of the Resurrection Homily by HG Bishop Youssef


Readings During the Joyous 50 Days

English | Arabic


Thomas Sunday Divine Liturgy Homily (AR) by His Grace

St. Mark Feast Vespers Homily: Ultimate Goal of Christianity by His Grace


Holy Bible Study: Holy Book of Psalms Chapter 4 by His Grace


Sermons

Hosanna Sunday | 2021

Enlightenment According to the Church Fathers (Arabic)

Sunday of the Man Born Blind | 2021

Seeking Enlightenment

Sunday of the Paralytic Man | 2021

What is the Truth

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Subscribe to Children of Light Sunday School Curriculum


ST. MARY & ST. MOSES ABBEY

Renovation Project for the St. Mary Family Retreat Building
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Official Publishing Arm of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern US
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Diocese Educational Programs - Board of Education

Asaph Hymns Institute

(AHI) is the first ever online hymnological seminary.
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Family Ministry Program

(FMP) Summer Registration deadline for new students: May 3, 2021
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LEAD Program

A program for learning Christian leadership principles.
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Theological Seminary Program

Program Registration deadline for new students: March 15, 2021
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Theological Seminary Program - Nashville

An Arabic theological program located in Nashville.
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Theological Seminary Boarding Program - Abbey

A 2 year live-in program located at St. Mary and St. Moses Abbey.
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Diocese Programs

Archangel Raphael Ministry (A.R.M.)

A program designed specifically for individuals with special needs.
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H.O.P.E. Social Services

A social services program designed to help those in need.
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Orthodox Christian Campus Ministries

An official campus ministry organization.
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St. Clement Christian Academy

This is a learning community dedicated to meeting the needs of each learner within its walls.
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St. Mark Festival Program

This is a spiritual competition among the Coptic Churches doing the same activity world wide.
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St. Verena Resource Ministry

(SVRM) Professionals networking together to make a difference and provide resources to our Coptic community. To make a request or to volunteer as a consultant.
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TIPS: Search for Job & Education Opportunities

Triumphant Christian Church

A ministry designed for men who are seeking recovery from the bondage of addiction.
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Diocese Events

Pre-Marital Retreat

TX: Oct 29-31, 2021
FL: TBA
TN: Apr 2-4, 2021
GA: May 21-23, 2021
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Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern United States

P.O. Box 1005
Colleyville, TX 76034

Tel: 817-841-9353
Fax: 817-704-2389

admin@suscopts.org

St. Stephen Retreat Center

4951 S. Washington Ave.
Titusville, FL 32780

Tel: 321-567-4961
Fax: 321-567-4955

retreatcenter.suscopts.org

St. Mary & St. Demiana Convent

330 Village Dr.
Dawsonville, GA 30534

Tel: 678-842-3281
Fax: 817-704-2389

convent.suscopts.org

St. Mary & St. Moses Abbey

101 South Vista Drive
Sandia, TX 78383

Tel: 361-547-3257
Fax: 817-231-0135

abbey.suscopts.org

St. Mary & St. Phoebe Consecrated Sisters

sisters.suscopts.org