New Book – Habib Girgis: Coptic Orthodox Educator and a Light in the Darkness

SVSPRESS - April 2017 PURCHASE A COPY HERE: This is the first comprehensive work published on the life of Habib Girgis. By the mid-nineteenth century, the Coptic Orthodox Church was in a state of deep vulnerability that tore at the very fabric of Coptic identity. In response, Girgis dedicated his life to advancing religious and theological education. This ...

Relics of St. Habib Girgis arrives in Australia

OCP News Service - 7/8/14 The Coptic Orthodox Church Melbourne: The holy relics of  Archdeacon St. Habib Girgis of the Coptic Orthodox Church has arrived in Australia. The Primate of the Melbourne Diocese of the Coptic Orthodox Church, Bishop Anba Suriel received the relics at the port. Special vespers will be held at St. Athanasius Coptic Orthodox ...

Layman Archdeacon Habib Girgis canonized as the saint of the Coptic Orthodox Church

21/6/13 OCP News Service   More on the life of St. Habib Girgis Cairo: The Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria and All Africa has canonized Archdeacon Habib Girgis. Habib Girgis was not a priest or bishop, yet his amazing life and ministry has made great contributions to the Coptic Orthodox Church. He along of with St Pope Kyrlose ...