ⓘ Coptic Orthodox Church in the United States

                                     

ⓘ Coptic Orthodox Church in the United States

The immigration of the Copts to the United States of America started as early as the late 1940s. After 1952, the rate of Coptic immigration from Egypt to the United States increased. The first Coptic church in the United States, St. Marks Coptic Orthodox Church, was established in the late 1960s in Jersey City.

This article is about Coptic Orthodoxy in the United States. For Coptic American. For a list of Coptic parishes in the US, see list of Coptic Orthodox Churches in the United States

There are many Coptic Orthodox churches and communities in the United States. The estimated number of adherents, based on Church membership, was between and 350.000 420.000. According to the estimates of certain Coptic organizations, the number in 2002 between 700.000 and one million. Currently, there are over 200 parishes in the United States that serve the expanding Coptic Orthodox population. The Church has a large population compared to other smaller Christian bodies, but is one of the least known Christian churches and the least known large Orthodox bodies.

                                     
  • The following is a partial list of Coptic Orthodox churches in the United States the count stands at more than 200 churches and communities: The hierarch
  • about Coptic Orthodoxy in Canada. For Copts in Canada. For a list of Coptic parishes in Canada, see the list of Coptic Orthodox Churches in Canada. The immigration
  • throughout New Jersey over the last several decades. Being the first Coptic Orthodox Church in the United States St. Mark s in Jersey City was founded by
  • this was to be the case throughout North America in the coming decades. With hundreds of Coptic Orthodox churches in the United States alone along with
  • The following is a partial list of Coptic Orthodox Churches in Canada, the count stands at 64 churches and communities: The Hierarch of this diocese is
  • The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria Coptic Ϯⲉⲕ ⲕⲗⲏⲥⲓⲁ ⲛⲣⲉⲙ ⲛⲭⲏⲙⲓ ⲛⲟⲣⲑⲟⲇⲟⲝⲟⲥ, romanized: ti.eklyseya en.remenkimi en.orthodoxos, lit.  The Egyptian
  • Orthodox parishes that was established in North America. It is one of over 200 Coptic Orthodox Churches in the US. St. Mark s Coptic Orthodox Church in
  • The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria has many churches and congregations in the continent of Asia. All of the Coptic Orthodox Eparchies in the peninsula
  • Coptic Coptic Orthodox Church Coptic Orthodox Church in North America List of Coptic Orthodox Churches in the United States St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church
  • located in Ridgewood, Queens and was the oldest Coptic Orthodox parish in Queens. It is one of over 200 Coptic Orthodox Churches in the United States St
  • Coptic Orthodox parish in Woodbury, New York. It is one of over 200 Coptic Orthodox Churches in the United States St. Abraam Coptic Orthodox Church was