Welcome to Saint Demiana Coptic Orthodox Church in San Diego, California.

St. Demiana’s church was established in 1987 in San Diego,CA was consecrated by His Holiness Pope Shenouda III. St. Demiana Church is a coptic church in the Diocese of Los Angeles under the auspices of H.E. Metropolitan Serapion.

اخرستوس أنستى اليثوس انستى المسيح قام بالحقيقة قام

Christ is risen, He is truly risen!


Service Update – 07/14/2020


Dear Beloved,
Based on the recently published guidelines(COVID19.CA.GOV) from the State of California and Per His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion, all liturgies in the dioceses, including St. Demiana will be suspended immediately for at least 2 weeks.  This closure is a result of the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the state.  Following the two weeks, the situation will be evaluated in accordance with state guidelines and further announcements will be made. Please see Service Update below for more details

Please visit the weekly schedule periodically for available services

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus”  (Philippians 4:6-7)

Fr. Mina
St. Demiana Coptic Orthodox Church

About us

The Saint Demiana Coptic Orthodox Church in San Diego was consecrated by His Holiness Pope Shenouda III on Friday, October 7th 1994.

During that time the Southern California area began to grow and His Holiness Pope Shenouda III enthroned His Grace Bishop Serapion as the Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles on December 23rd, 1995. Our Church became part of the Diocese of Los Angeles, Southern California and Hawaii. Read More.

St. Demiana

Demiana loved to pray and read the holy books in the seclusion of her room. She often cried, while praying, as she felt the love of her Savior the Christ fill her little heart. Read More.

Church Location

“Bring all the tithes into the storehouse, That there may be food in My house, And try Me now in this,” Says the Lord of hosts, “If I will not open for you the windows of heaven And pour out for you such blessing That there will not be room enough to receive it. ”

Malachi 3:10.