“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

Resources on Saints

The Praise and Thanksgiving of the Pure Virgin St. Mary

The Praise and Thanksgiving of the Pure Virgin St. Mary “All nations henceforth will call me blessed,” Mary said, by the light of her soul on account of her fruit. She beheld to which high rank she had ascended, that the world with great wonder would call her blessed. She foresaw the future and said of it, that the peoples of the…

St. Athanasius the Apostolic

The Father of Orthodoxy Saint Athanasius was one of the great leaders of the early Church. During the fourth century there were many great men and women of faith, but none of them did more to further the cause of Christ than this diminutive bishop from Egypt. Trying times require the best of men and the best from men, and that is…