St Mary Coptic Orthodox Church is hosting a spiritual day for couples with his eminence Anba Youssef

God willing St Mary Coptic Orthodox Church in East Brunswick will have his eminence bishop Youssef this Friday night and Saturday after liturgy. His eminence will talk about β€œroles of man and woman in marriage.”  

They encourage all those who are interested in this topic to attended whether married, engaged, or considering.  Daycare will be provided!

They also encourage people to register in the next day or two so they can plan ahead for food and volunteers

Please use the link below to register 

June 23-24th Spiritual Day with HE Metropolitan Youssef DEADLINE: JUNE 9, 2023docs.google.com

Be safe in the Lord.

Trip to Sigh and Sound

Happy & Blessed Fast of the Apostles 

As announced we are coordinating a trip to the  Sight and Sound Theatres to see β€œMoses”. The trip is set for Thursday 7/27/23 and the show begins at 3 pm. We will be leaving the church by 11 am. 

The cost is $150 per adult ticket and $125 per child under 12 years old (includes ticket, transportation and meal on the return trip).  

The last day to register for the trip is Wednesday 6/21/23 and the last day to pay on Sunday 6/25/23.

Please contact me as soon as possible if you are interested.

Be safe in the Lord.

2023 Graduation Celebration

We would like to congratulate each and every one of our 2023 graduates on your accomplishments. We will celebrate the graduation of our kindergarten, 6th grade, 8th grade, high school, college, and graduate school congregants at St. Anthony Coptic Orthodox Church on Sunday, July 23, 2023 immediately following Divine Liturgy. No Registration is required.
 

A special dinner and program will be held for our 8th grade, high school, college, and graduate school grads on Thursday, July 20, 2023 at 6:30 pm at the Westin Hotel in Mount Laurel. Please RSVP using the link below by Sunday, July 2, 2023 if you’d wish to attend: tinyurl.com/rsvpgrads23

Price per adult: $40
Price per child (11 and younger): $20
Payment must be made (cash or check) by Sunday, July 2, 2023 to secure your spot. Please see Mr. Hany Girgis or Ms. Kristina Isshak. 

Departed to the Paradise of Joy Mr. Sameh Faried

He is the loving son of the late Mr. Magdy Faried and Mrs Safaa Zaki and brother of Mr. Mina Faried.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday 6/20/23 at 9 am at St Anthony Coptic Orthodox Church.

The family does not have anyone here in the area so if we can help show our support by attending tomorrow it would be greatly appreciated and may the Lord reward your love and kindness.  

May God repose his soul and give comfort to the family.

Be safe in the Lord.

Summer Camp

God willing, we will have Summer Camp Monday nights for youths in 1st grade – 8th gradebeginning June 26 through August 28 from 6pm-9pm.

There will be no camp on July 3rd for the holiday weekend and August 21st for Nahda.

There will be snacks available for purchase, sports, games and activities, and crafts for the youth as well as practice for Mahragan El Keraza.

No registration is required.

Sunday School Servants

40th day memorial for Mrs. Teresa Wassef On Saturday 6/17/23

Join us on Saturday 6/17/23 at 8 am as we celebrate the 40th day memorial for Mrs. Teresa Wassef

She is the beloved wife of the late Dr. Edward Faragalla. She is the precious mother of Eng. George Edward married to Mrs. Sally (Egypt) and Mrs. Inas Youssef married to  Dr. Ashraf Youssef. 

She is the proud grandmother of Anthony Youssef, Alexander Youssef, Miriam George & Edward George. 

May the Lord repose her soul and give comfort to the family.

Saturday Night Vespers at 7 pm 6/10

Happy & Blessed Fast of the Apostles 

Join us tomorrow night for vespers at 7 PM to celebrate the commemoration of St George and St Abba Hor.

God willing we will be venerating  the relics of these two saints with the spices (henout). So come take the blessing of these two great saints.

Be safe in the Lord.