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.
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
St. Demiana Church is wishing you all a happy and glorious Feast of the Nativity. On this blessed feast, we rejoice in the birth of our Savior praising Him saying “Glory to God in the highest, peace on earth and goodwill toward man!” Luke 2:14 (NKJV).
In light of the increasing COVID-19 restrictions throughout San Diego County and the State of California, the Nativity Feast Divine Liturgy will be held online-only and will be live-streamed for all to enjoy and pray from the comfort of your homes. The live-streaming of the Divine Liturgy starts Wednesday, January 6th, at 5:00 PM Please refer to the Service Update – 01/04/2021 for additional details
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.
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.