“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

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Deacon Instructions

“For those who have served well as deacons obtain for themselves a good standing” (1 Timothy 3:13) General Instructions for Deacons and Church Attendance Discipline That he prays the Lord’s Prayer upon awakening. That he prays the following psalms on the way to church: Psalm 122 in its entirety: “I was glad when they said to me, ‘Let us go into the…