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.

Upon further assessment of the current purple tier status of the San Diego County, St. Demiana’s Church would like to announce the restricted outdoor re-opening for prayers of the Divine Liturgy. Beginning Sunday, November 22nd, we will begin praying the outdoor Divine Liturgy at 8:00 AM.

Registration to attend the Divine Liturgy will be required, with a limited attendance of no more than seventy (70) total people at any given time. Registration will be required on a weekly basis. Registration for the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, November 22nd, will begin, November 19th at 7:00 PM. Please use the link below to register.
Registration for Divine Liturgy on Sunday, November 22nd


Service Update – 11/18/2020


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.