“For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, is working for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory” 2 Corinthian 4:17

 

“How beautiful upon the mountains Are the feet of him who brings good news, Who proclaims peace, Who brings glad tidings of good things, Who proclaims salvation, Who says to Zion, Your God reigns.”

Isaiah 52:7


Holy Virgin Mary & St. Pishoy
Coptic Orthodox Church | Los Angeles, CA
Diocese of Southern California & Hawaii
St.Mary & St.Pishoy C.O.C.
4900 Cleland Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90042
Telephone:+1 323 258 5555
FAX:+1 323 258 5556

“And Jesus said to them, “I’m the bread of life. He who comes to Me shall never hunger, and he who believes in Me shall never thirst”

John 6:35

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Holy Virgin Mary & St. Pishoy
Coptic Orthodox Church | Los Angeles, CA
Diocese of Southern California & Hawaii
St.Mary & St.Pishoy C.O.C.
4900 Cleland Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90042
Telephone:+1 323 258 5555
FAX:+1 323 258 5556

Church News

More Than Just Sports

Participating in sports activity is not only about physical gain. It’s about teaching our youth life lessons and mainly about building their psychological and spiritual strength and experience. This video presents the real benefits behind playing sports. Prepared and presented by Fr. James Soliman of Holy Virgin Mary Church, Los Angeles and produced in a professional energetic pace, it makes this video a wonderful educational tool for all family members...

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About St.Mary & St.Pishoy Church

Holy Virgin Mary and Saint Pishoy Church started in 1974 when two older buildings were purchase from a local church and were situated on the area where the tower now is. One building was used for worship on the upper floor, a printing shop on the street level, and dwelling for Fr Antonious Henein and Tasoni Therese on the basement level. The other building was used for related services and activities including Sunday school, deacons’ meetings, and Coptic language classes. Further east of the two buildings there was another older small house that was the living place of Atef Girgis, now His Grace Bishop Dioscoros. Holy Virgin Mary Church was the second church established in California after Saint Mark Church in West Los Angeles. The initial congregation was about fifty families residing mainly in the neighborhoods of Eagle Rock, Glendale, Pasadena, and Arcadia and San...

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