Coptic Catholic

  • Doors opening for first Coptic Catholic Church in Southern Hemisphere

    After 30 years of prayer, patience and perseverance the community of St Marks Coptic Catholic church in Prospect are about to open the doors of their long-awaited church. The community is now looking to raise funds to assist in the final stages.  The parish of 200 families will celebrate...
  • Middle Eastern Christians unite in song and the blood of Christ

      A Cairo choir visiting Sydney brought Catholic and Orthodox together for one night of prayer, worship and ecumenism. The Good News Team, a praise and worship choir from Egypt performed at St John the Beloved Melkite Catholic Church, Greenacre on 22 August 2018. More than a performance, the...
  • Parramatta Coptic Catholics celebrate Papal Visit

    Fr Yousef Akladious is the parish priest for the Coptic Catholic community at St Mark’s Coptic Catholic Church in Prospect. Pope Francis’ visit to Egypt has been described as an incredible boost to national morale, while the country is rocked by instability and the Christian minority is persistently attacked...
  • Life is a gift for Father Zakaria Gayed

    By Jordan Grantham, Catholic Outlook, December 2016 Father Zakaria Gayed was born on 23 December as a “Christmas gift to my Mother,” he says with a laugh. The Parish Priest of St John the Evangelist Parish at Riverstone has given his life as a gift to God, both in...
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