This Week’s Announcements
+ Bookstore:On the occasion of the Anniversary of H.H. Pope Tawadros, the bookstore offers a selection of books in English and Arabic by His Holiness.
+ New 2-Year Servants Preparation Course: a new semester of the Discipleship Class has started. All who would like to serve in any capacity are welcome to join. All ages from Gr 10 and up, youth and adults alike, can join. Students will learn and engage in making presentation on interesting topics such as modern teaching techniques, how to answer modern movements and contemporary issues (apologetics), church dogma and history, comparative theology, introductions to Old and New Testaments, Coptic language and hymnology and other important subjects. The class is run every Friday at 7:00 pm. For registration and more detail, please contact Fr. Ammonius, Atef Soliman, Sandra Nazeer or Mary Shehata.
+ Hand Bell Festival “Ring in Christmas” will take place on Nov. 18 at St. Mark’s Cathedral. Will have 6 Handbell choirs from different churches for eastern GTA, along with Handbell soloist. It’s a great event to attend and to invite people to, doors open at 7:00 pm, concert starts at 7:30 pm. Tickets are available outside.
+ Bible Study every week in English on Monday at 8:30 PM at Chapel “characters of Genesis” + on Wednesday at 7:30 PM at culture centre of St Mark church “2nd epistle of St Peter” + and in Arabic on Wednesday at 8:00 PM at St Mark church “Hebrews”
+ St. Mark’s Arabic choir Invites all those who are interested to join practices every Thursday at 7:30 pm in the cathedral room 213. Please contact Fr. Kyrillos for further details.
+ St. Mark’s Coptic Museum is open today from 9:30 am to 12:45 pm
+ St. Mark’s English choir Invites all youth to join practices every Thursday at 8:00 pm in the Chapel. Please contact Monica Iskander or Fr. Kyrillos for further details
+ Fathers’ outreach Please contact the father who is responsible for your area according to the outreach map or any of the fathers of the church if you have not been visited by one of the fathers this year and would like a father to visit you and your family. Stay Connected group can help as well. + زیارات الافتقاد بواسطة الآباء الكھنة برجاء الاتصال بالاب الكاھن المسئول عن المنطقة التى تعیش فیھا أو أي من آباء الكنیسة وذلك إذا لم یكن أحد من الآباء قد قام بزیارتك ھذا العام وترید ان یزورك أحد من الآباء. Stay Connected یمكن لمجموعة مساعدتك فى ھذا الشان.
+ Volunteers to clean the Mother Church Please contact Naser Wasif at 647-267-5256 + متطوعین لتنظیف الكنیسة الصغیرة 647-267- برجاء الاتصال ب/ ناصر واصف 5256