COPTIC ORTHODOX PATRIARCHATE
ST. MARY & ST. JOSEPH COPTIC ORTHODOX CHURCH RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO
CHURCH SERVICES IN THE MONTH OF ( August 2019 )
DayDateService DescriptionServiceLocationTime
Thu01-08Consecration of the Church of St. Mercurius Abu SafainArabic LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Departure of the Upright St. Joseph the CarpenterVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Fri02-08Departure of the Upright St. Joseph the CarpenterEn/Ar. LiturgySMSJ Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Sat03-08Martyrdom of St. Apamon (Abba Amoun)En/Ar. LiturgySMSJ Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Sun04-08Departure of St. Mary MagdaleneEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar07:00 AM-09:45 AM
Departure of St. Mary MagdaleneEnglish LiturgySMSJ Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Wed07-08Beginning of St. Mary's FeastEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar05:30 AM-07:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & VenerationVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-08:30 PM
Thu08-08Departure of St. Pa'esa (AthaanasiaArabic LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & VenerationVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-08:30 PM
Fri09-08Relocation of the body of st. Simon, the StyliteEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & VenerationVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-08:30 PM
Sat10-08Departure of Hezekiah, the KingEn/Ar. LiturgySMSJ Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Sun11-08Martyrdom of St. John, the SoliderEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar07:00 AM-09:45 AM
Martyrdom of St. John, the SoliderEnglish LiturgySMSJ Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Mon12-08Martyrdom of St. JuliettaEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Tue13-08Annunciation of St. Joachim with the birth of St. MaryEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Wed14-08Martyrdom of Sts. Lazarus, Salomi his wife and their childrenEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar05:30 AM-07:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Thu15-08Martyrdom of St. Ari, the priest of ShaatnoufArabic LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Fri16-08Martyrdom of St. MartaEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & EN/AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Sat17-08Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & EN/AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Sun18-08Commemoration of Archangel MichaelEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar07:00 AM-09:45 AM
Commemoration of Archangel MichaelEnglish LiturgySMSJ Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Transfiguration of the Lord on Mount Tabor FeastVespers PrayerSt.Paul Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Mon19-08Transfiguration of the Lord on Mount Tabor FeastEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & EN/AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Tue20-08Commemoration of the Miracle of St. TheophilusEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & EN/AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Wed21-08Departure of St. Marena, the AsceticEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar05:30 AM-07:30 AM
Vespers Raising of Incense & Veneration & EN/AR SermonVespers PrayerSMSJ Altar07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Thu22-08Feast of the Assumption of St. Mary's BodyArabic LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Fri23-08Martyrdom of St. James, the SoliderEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Sat24-08Departure of St. Alexandrous, Pope of ConstantinopleEn/Ar. LiturgySMSJ Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Sun25-08Translocation of the Body of St. Macarious to his Monastery in SheheetEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar07:00 AM-09:45 AM
Translocation of the Body of St. Macarious to his Monastery in SheheetEnglish LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Wed28-08Martyrdom of the seven young men of EphesusEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar05:30 AM-07:30 AM
Thu29-08Martyrdom of St. DemianArabic LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Fri30-08Departure of St. Takla Haymanot, the EthiopianEn/Ar. LiturgySt.Paul Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
Sat31-08Departure of Pope Macarius III, the 114th Pope of AlexEn/Ar. LiturgySMSJ Altar09:00 AM-11:30 AM
CHURCH WEEKLY MEETINGS AND GENERAL SERVICES
Day OccasionLocationTime
Sunday1st Sunday School Classes for Children (up to Gr.8)Basement Rms10:15 AM-11:15 AM
2nd Sunday School Classes for Children (up to Gr.8)Basement Rms12:00 PM-01:00 PM
Servants Preparation Program for Youth (Gr.9-12)Chapel, Lounge, Baptism & Study Rms12:00 PM-01:00 PM
Advanced Hymns Class for DeaconsStudy Room01:00 PM-02:00 PM
Choir Meetings for Kids (Gr.1-8)Room 4, 5 & 701:00 PM-02:00 PM
Servants / Parents Meeting (as per schedule)SMSJ Main01:00 PM-02:00 PM
Coptic & Hymns Classes for Youth (Gr.9-12)Upper Lounge01:00 PM-02:00 PM
MondayGraduate & Young Adults MeetingUpper Lounge08:00 PM-10:30 PM
TuesdayMidnight Praises (Tasbeha)St. Paul Chapel07:45 PM-09:00 PM
WednesdayThe Holy Family Arabic Choir for AdultsSt. Paul Chapel08:00 PM-10:00 PM
ThursdayEnglish Bible Study for Gr.9-12 & Univ./College YouthUpper Lounge07:00 PM-07:45 PM
English Midnight Praises (Tasbeha)St. Paul Chapel07:45 PM-09:00 PM
FridayThe Holy Family English Choir for YouthRoom 507:00 PM-08:00 PM
St. Julious Arabic Bible StudySMSJ Main07:30 PM-09:00 PM
Fellowship Meeting for High School (Gr.9-12) YouthChapel / Rooms 5,608:00 PM-10:30 PM
Fellowship Meeting for University/College YouthUpper Lounge08:30 PM-11:00 PM
SaturdayEnglish Bible Study for kids (Gr.2-8)Rooms 3-712:00 PM-01:00 PM
Vespers Praises (Tasbeha)SMSJ Main05:00 PM-05:30 PM
Vespers Raising of IncenseSMSJ Altar05:30 PM-06:00 PM
Deacons School for all ages for children, youth & adultsRooms 1-7 & Church06:00 PM-07:00 PM
Youth for God (Gr.9&up) English Topical Bible StudyUpper Lounge07:00 PM-08:15 PM
C.I.O.H Christ in our House Family MeetingSt. Paul Chapel07:00 PM-08:15 PM
C.L.I.C.K Christ Lives in Christian Kids (up to Gr.6)Rooms 1-607:00 PM-08:15 PM
Boys for God (Gr.7-8) MeetingRoom 407:00 PM-08:15 PM
Girls for God (Gr.7-8) MeetingStudy Room07:00 PM-08:15 PM
Midnight Prayers & Praises (Tasbeha)SMSJ Main08:00 PM-10:00 PM
11308 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, ON, Canada L4S 1K9
Tel. (416) 800 MARY or (416) 800 3333, Fax. (416) 800 4444, email smsj@smsj.ca
Fr. Abraam Kamal
Tel: (416) 274-4744
Email: FrAbraam@smsj.ca
Fr. Youssef Iskander
Tel: (416) 471-0049
Email: FrYoussef@smsj.ca
Fr. Shenouda Meleka
Tel: (416) 997-5166
Email: FrShenouda@smsj.ca
www.smsj.ca