“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

English Family Convention

St. Mary & St. Athanasius Coptic Orthodox Church
Hillsborough, NJ

Proudly Presents the Second Annual
Noah’s Ark
English Family Convention

Friday, October 4 – Sunday, October 6

Held at: HNA Palisades Premier
334 Route 9W – Palisades, NY 10964

Guest Speaker
His Grace Bishop Youssef
Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese
Of the Southern United States

  • This convention will focus on “marriage” and the “married couple”
  • We wish to encourage couples to come without children, however a program for children will be available
  • To encourage preparation for marriage/family life, this convention is open to anyone 22 and older regardless of marital status
  • Program begins with registration at 3:00PM, Dinner at 6:00PM, followed by the 1st session at 7:30pm.
  • Convention concludes Sunday, October 6 at 2:00PM
  • Complete convention schedule will be emailed to participants soon.

The Price for the Convention:
$275 for Adults (Ages 12 & Up)
$150 for Children (Ages 3-11)
Toddlers and Infants under 3 years of age are free
Single Occupancy is optional for an additional $75

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL $25 off per person if you register by August 31.

Price includes meals and snacks.

Please Register Below



You must select at least one item. If you are an ADULT and need a Single Occupancy Room, please choose BOTH the "Adult" and "Single Occupancy" option below.