Seventh Sunday of Great Lent | Palm Sunday

Seventh Sunday of Great Lent | Palm Sunday

“Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold your King is coming to you; He is just and having salvation, lowly and riding on a donkey, a colt, the foal of a donkey.” (Zech 9:9) This is how the Lord invites us to rejoice and be...

Fr. Bishoy’s Health Status

We thank our Lord Jesus Christ for Fr. Bishoy’s recovery and improved health. Fr. Bishoy underwent open-heart surgery on Fri, Jan 30th and the surgery was successful. He is now improving and recovering well. Fr. Bishoy has returned home and is doing well. Please...
Beloved Archdeacon Youssef  Rests in the Lord

Beloved Archdeacon Youssef Rests in the Lord

After suffering a heart attack, Archdeacon Youssef Ragheb Abdelmalek reposed peacefully on the evening of February 17, 2007.  Family and friends will receive condolences on Monday, February 18, 2008 at Saint Mark Coptic Orthodox Church in Los Angeles from...

Continuing to keep the Feast

Therefore let us keep the Festival, not with the old yeast, the yeast of malice and wickedness, but with bread without yeast, the bread of sincerity and truth. (I Corinthians 5:8) Keeping the Feast of Unleavened Bread following the Passover symbolized living the...
Thomas Sunday

Thomas Sunday

Was it His Grief, or His Doubting Greater Than the Grief and Doubt of the Rest of the Disciples? Introduction After His Resurrection and before His Ascension into heaven, our Lord Jesus Christ made a series of appearances to His disciples for the purpose of...