“By this we know love, because He laid down His life for us. And we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.” (1 John 3:16)
Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate – The Church of Alexandria

St. Mary & St. Athanasius Coptic Orthodox Church
Reaching out to Somerset and Hunterdon Counties in NJ

Posts by Nader Iskander

2020 US Census

2020 US CENSUS Between March 12 and March 20, all households in the United States will start receiving official Census information from the United States Census Bureau. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW . . . The Census Bureau contacted the Coptic Orthodox Archdiocese of North America directly to encourage the Coptic community’s participation. Responses may be submitted online, by phone, and by…

The Great Fast

We thank our Lord for having brought us to this holy season once more, in which the Church guides us in giving many types of offerings unto God our Father, advancing ourselves to become a better reflection of our Savior and a finer tool for His work.The Holy Spirit has guided the Church in designing these holy days for us, that when…

Contribution Statements

IRS Law requires that organizations send a statement of contribution annually to those who contributed $250 or more. If you have not received your 2019 contribution statement please send an email to contributionstatements@smsanj.org with your full name and address and we will contact you if further information is needed. If there are any inaccuracies please send an email to contributionstatements@smsanj.org with your…