Church News

Virgin Mary Coptic Orthodox Church
May 15 - May 21, 2018
Khristos Anesty! Alithos Anesty!  Christ is risen!  Truly He is risen!

+ Ascension Feast
Ascension Feast liturgy this Thursday, May 17th, from 8 to 11am.

+ Family Meeting

This Friday, May 18th, the family meeting topic will be:
"Life of Victory, How to Overcome your Enemy"

Nothing better than ending the work week with gathering around the word of God and enjoying the fellowship!!

The Family Meeting invites you to join us every Friday at 8:00 pm.
You will be blessed and we will be happy to welcome you to share the discussion, prayers and praises. 
Social time after the meeting will make us feel we are one family. See you there!

+ Annual Church Fundraising Dinner
On Pentecost day, May 27th.
Tickets available with Mrs. Rita Mikhail and Mrs. Nadia Henein.

+ Summer Camp Registration
Summer Camp Registration is now open. 
The camp will start on June 26th until August 24th (9 weeks).

Price: 1st child - 450$, 2nd child - 425$, 3rd child - 400$
Early Bird Special (until June 3rd):1st child - 425$, 2nd child - 400$, 3rd child - 375$
+ JYC Registration
Registration for this year's Junior Youth Convention (Grades 4, 5 and 6) is now open.

 June 23, 24, 25
Where: Camp Mere Clarac
Cost: 90$

See attached poster for details. To register or for more information, contact Viola Abdelmalek.
Registration deadline is May 27th... Spaces are limited!

+ 40th Day Memorial Prayers & Liturgy - Dr. Adib Ishak
With faithful hearts surrendering to the will of God, who recovered His precious gift,
Our family would like to invite friends and family to attend the Holy Liturgy of the 40 days memorial of his pure spirit
on Saturday May 19th, 2018 at 8:00am 
at St. George and St. Joseph Coptic Orthodox Church
17400 Pierrefonds Boulevard, Pierrefonds H9J 2V4

+ Servants' Retreat
This Sunday May 20th & Monday 21st.
No liturgy on Monday, May 21st.

+ Arabic Bible Contest
Arabic Bible Contest on the Book of Matthew available in the Arabic bookstore.
Due date is the Feast of Pentecost (May 27th).

+ Weekly Prayer Meeting
Every Friday from 7:30 to 8:30 pm in the chapel.

+ Event Request Registration
Reminder: Everyone is asked to submit event request forms for any event requiring the church kitchen/cafeteria.
Request form available here or on church website. 


+ Good Seed Library & Bookstore
Come visit the Good Seed Library & Bookstore.  We have lots of books, DVDs and precious gifts.  We are located in the new building on the 2nd floor.