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 Great Fast

Mar 8 - Apr 23, 2021
Meshir 29 - Parmoute 15, 1737

Today's Readings

April 20, 2021
Parmoute 12, 1737

Since we were wounded by sin, we must treat it with penance. But penance without fast is worthless. Then by fasting justify yourself before God!
St. Basil

readings

Readings During the Holy Great Fast

Journey through the Holy Great Fast
English | Arabic
English Detailed Outline

Holy Great Fast: Sunday Readings Only
English | Arabic

Holy Great Fast: Sunday Readings Only
English | Arabic

Additional Reading
Fasting and Prayer Program | Passionate About His Passion


Interview with Bishop Youssef on Al Horreya TV: Tennessee Coptic Orthodox Center (TNCOC)

Tennessee Coptic Orthodox Center-TNCOC: Message from Bishop Youssef, Fr Daniel Ebrahim & Bishoy Fam


Sunday Divine Liturgy Homily: Sunday of the Paralytic Man by His Grace

Youth/Servants Meeting: What is the Truth by His Grace

General Meeting: Lying to Oneself Lecture and Q&A Session by His Grace


Sermon

Sunday of the Samaritan Woman | 2021

Sunday of the Prodigal | 2021 (English & Arabic)

Sunday of the Prodigal Son |2021 (Arabic) @ ON - TV

Forgive To Be Forgiven

Family Counseling Series & QA (Arabic) @ AL Horreya - TV

news and events

Press Release

Coptic Reader News

Priest Ordination - Wesley Chapel, FL

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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