Press Releases – Resources – Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern United States An RSS feed of the press releases released on the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern United States website http://www.suscopts.org/resources/literature Triumphant Christian Missionhttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/dec/15/triumphant-christian-missionCOLLEYVILLE, TX. December 15, 2014 - Through the grace of God, the Southern Diocese purchased a property in Brooksville, Florida, for the Triumphant Christian Mission. The property will be used as a rehabilitation center for addiction treatment. We need your help to renovate it to fit our needs in the amount of $120,000. The property in on a beautiful 9.6-acre land has a large 57 room building, and enough space for outdoor activities (basketball court, soccer field, and a recreation area). The program will include a similarly common 12-step program to host the clients for 6-9 months depending ...Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0600 Help Support St. Clement via Amazonhttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/nov/06/help-support-st-clement-via-amazonCOLLEYVILLE, TX. November 6, 2014 --Shop AmazonSmile.com and Support St. Clement Coptic Orthodox Christian Academy! Many of us shop at Amazon for a wide range of products. Did you know that St. Clement Coptic Orthodox Christian Academy can benefit from each purchase you make on Amazon at no additional charge to you? Here's how: simply use the link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/62-1860542 before you start your purchase. Or, go to https://smile.amazon.com, sign in using your amazon.com information, and then designate St. Clement Christian Academy, as the charitable organization you will be supporting. Then shop as you normally do. Amazon donates 0.5% ...Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0600 Broadcasting Divine Liturgy by His Gracehttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/nov/01/broadcasting-divine-liturgy-by-his-grace-nov-02-20COLLEYVILLE, TX. November 1, 2014 -- Through the grace of God, St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church in Houston, TX is providing live streaming of the Divine Liturgy with His Grace on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 8:30 am (CST). The streaming may be viewed at the following link http://www.saintmarkhouston.org/broadcast ...Sat, 01 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 4th Annual Book Fair - Delray Beach, FLhttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/oct/02/4th-annual-book-fair-delray-beach-flCOLLEYVILLE, TX. October 2, 2014 — St. Mary Coptic Orthodox Church in Delray Beach is happy to announce its fourth annual book fair on Sunday, October 12, 2014 after the Divine Liturgy. We will be hosting a wide variety of spiritual books and will be offering great discounts. For more information, or if you can't make it to the actual event but would like to place a book order, please email us at stmarybookfair@gmail.com. ...Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0500 The Church Rite for Sunday, September 28, 2014http://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/sep/24/the-church-rite-for-sunday-september-28-2014COLLEYVILLE, TX. September 24, 2014 -- On Sunday, September 28, 2014 / Thoout 18, 1731, the second day of the Feast of the Cross, the readings are of Thoout 18 and not of the third Sunday of Thoout. Also processions is ONLY on Saturday. May you all have a blessed and glorious Feast of the Cross. ...Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Mighty Champions Magazine: A New Teen Publicationhttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/sep/03/mighty-champions-magazine-a-new-teen-publicationCOLLEYVILLE, TX. September 3, 2014 — The Diocese is happy to announce the Mighty Champions Magazine, a new teen publication. Subscriptions will be available soon.A Message From His Grace Bishop Youssef.... Beloved Teens & Youth, The peace and grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. It is my pleasure to introduce the Mighty Champions Magazine to our dear teens and youth. God’s people are a mighty and spirited nation—faithful, resilient, compassionate, and gifted. His children and youth are precious to Him. The teenage years pose a set of challenges—social, ...Wed, 03 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Broadcasting: Divine Liturgy by His Gracehttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/aug/23/broadcasting-divine-liturgy-by-his-grace-aug-24-20COLLEYVILLE, TX. Aug 23, 2014 -- Through the grace of God, St. Mary & Archangel Michael Coptic Orthodox Church in Houston, TX is providing live streaming of the Divine Liturgy with His Grace on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 8:30 am (CST). The streaming may be viewed at the following link http://www.saintmaryhouston.org/content/online-broadcast-menu ...Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Broadcasting: Divine Liturgy by His Gracehttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/aug/16/broadcasting-divine-liturgy-by-his-grace-aug-16-20COLLEYVILLE, TX. Aug 16, 2014 -- Through the grace of God, St. Mary Coptic Orthodox Church in Atlanta, GA is providing live streaming of the Divine Liturgy with His Grace on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 8:45 am (EST). The streaming may be viewed at the following link http://www.suscopts.org/stmaryatlanta/streamingmedia.html ...Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Southern Coptic Diocese "Youth for Christ" 2014 Winnershttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/jul/30/southern-coptic-diocese-youth-for-christ-2014-winnCOLLEYVILLE, TX. July 30, 2014 -- We are pleased to announce the Southern Coptic Diocese "Youth for Christ" 2014 Award winners for Sharing our Faith. For this year's Youth for Christ Award, young people were invited (both high school and college level) to form church teams to engage in a research and community outreach evangelical project and report on this activity. In America there are many denominations within Christianity. There is also a lack of knowledge and understanding of the Orthodox Christian faith both within and outside of the church and community. The goal of this ...Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Sponsor a Child at St. Clement Academyhttp://www.suscopts.org/press/2014/jul/27/sponsor-a-child-at-st-clement-academyCOLLEYVILLE, TX. July 27, 2014 — A new opportunity to help support the St. Clement Christian Academy is offered now. Please see the message from the school below. "Train up a child in the way he should go, And when he is old he will not depart from it." (Proverbs 22:6) St. Clement Christian Academy is now offering a new opportunity for anyone who would like to support the community's children. There are some families who would like to benefit from the academic and spiritual growth at St. Clement but are unable due to financial hardships. ...Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500