St. Mary and St. Demiana Convent - Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern U.S.

Words of Wisdom

If somebody honors you, let not your heart rejoice, but lament. Paul and Barnabas, when people honored them, they tore off their clothes, and Peter and the rest of the disciples when they were wrongly accused and were whipped, they rejoiced, becuase they were worthy to be abused for the sake of the Great Name.

St. Pachomius

Feasts of St. Mary

A Brief Word on St. Mary and St. Demiana Convent

The St. Mary and St. Demiana Convent is the first Coptic Orthodox Convent in the United States under the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern United States. It is a place for females to have quite time and spiritual reflection with our Lord. Read More