2014 YSC Winners

On Saturday, August 9th, 2014 the Youth Spiritual Competition took place at Saint John Coptic Orthodox Church with 26 churches represented by 62 teams competing from Junior High to College level. It was a blessed day to have His Grace Bishop Serapion, His Grace Bishop Moussa, and the Diocese Clergy...

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2014 YSC Sample Question Answers

Multiple Choice Sample Questions 1) When St. Paul refers to the chalice as a “cup of blessing” from which we drink, St. John Chrysostom tells us that by “blessed” the Apostle means to say: a) thanksgiving b) wondrous c) mystical d) holy 2) If the woman is subject to the...

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2014 YSC Sample Questions

There were several requests this past year from the feedback of the surveys of being able to have sample questions online. We have created 5 sample questions to let you get a feel for the testing style. These questions will not be on the actual exam, but they pull from...

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2014 YSC SCHEDULE

On Saturday, August 9th, 2014 the YSC will commence it’s 14th Annual YSC. The day will begin with the Matins Raising of Incense at 7am, followed by the Divine Liturgy at 7:30am – 9:30am. The schedule for the entire day, the schedule for each church specifically, as well as a...

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2014 Keraza Winners

Pre K & Kindergarten Good – St. George & St. Bishoy – St. John – St. Thomas the Hermit Very Good – St. Demiana (San Diego) – St. Marina – St. Mary & St. Athanasius Excellent – Archangel Michael (Santa Ana) – Archangel Michael & Archangel Gabriel (Fresno) – St....

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High School Review Session

Our blessed Father Daniel Azer, will be at St. John Coptic Orthodox Church, on Tuesday, August 5th, from 11am – 2pm conducting a High School review session for the Bible Study. The review session will be available for live broadcast and will also be recorded. Bookmark this link (http://www.mystjohn.org/live-stream-2/) so that you...

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Alkeraza 2014 Survey

Please take a few moments to fill out a survey about this year’s Keraza event at http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1752885/Alkeraza-2014-Survey. Please also take the time to write specific comments to clarify your satisfaction level and suggest improvements. Your feedback is important to help us improve future Keraza competitions. Thank you, Alkeraza Central Committee

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High School Material Update!

HIGH SCHOOL MATERIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: To all servants, coaches, and YSC participants.  Please help us in passing this following message along to all of the servants, coaches, and youth participating in the YSC.  The YSC Committee will NOT ask questions concerning pages 19-27 of the Church Study material. The section is titled...

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