Our Coptic Church
The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria is:
An Ancient Christian Church. It is one of the most ancient Churches in the world, having been founded by Saint Mark the Apostle, the writer of the second gospel, in the first Century. The word ‘Coptic’ comes from the ancient Egyptian word ‘hekaptah’
We believe in one God, God the Father the Pantocrator who created heaven and earth, and all things seen and unseen.
On this day St. Mina, who is called the blessed faithful, was martyred. His father, Eudoxius, was a native of the city of Nakiyos (Nikiu) and was its Governor. His brother was envious of him and he brought charges against him before the Emperor.
His Holiness Pope Tawadros II
His Holiness Pope Tawadros II was born Wagih Sobhy Baky Soliman on November 4th, 1952 in Mansoura. His father was an irrigation engineer and his family moved around during his childhood from Mansoura to Sohag and then to Damanhour.
His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion
Metropolitan Serapion is the first hierarch and bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles, Southern California, and Hawaii.
The earliest Christian monks inhabited the desert land of the Middle East starting at the end of the second century AD. Known as the “Desert Fathers”, they left everything in search of knowing Jesus Christ by making the Gospels absolutely integral to their daily lives.
Our MissionSt. Mina Coptic Orthodox Church strives to fulfill the biblical verse, “whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus”, Colossians 1:28. In doing so, our mission is to perfect our congregation physically through sports ministry, emotionally through counseling and community support, mentally through providing biblical education, and spiritually through preaching Orthodoxy and church dogma. All of these ministries work together to fulfill the ultimate goal of bringing every person close to Christ Jesus. Support our Mission
St. Mina Coptic Orthodox Chruch
22700 St. Mina Ct, Colton, CA 92324
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