COPTIC ORTHODOX PATRIARCHATE
Registration and Entrance Examination: For new students, the entrance examination will take place on Monday, September 15 (7:30pm-9:30pm) and Tuesday, September 16 (7:30-9:30pm). Registration can be done in-person on the dates above, by fax to 201.933.7066, or by mail to Fr. Athanasius K. Farag, P.O. Box 66, East Rutherford, NJ 07073. The deadline for registration is September 21 – no exceptions.
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The Church has provided her children with numerous stories of heroes who have overcome the world through their love for Christ. The Church has offered an abundance of martyrs to the Lord as an expression of this great love. St. Moses the Strong, also known as St. Moses the Black, exemplifies the transforming power of the Gospel; his story of victory over the evil that once was ascribed to his name, inspires listeners and readers over many generations to pursue the life of repentance.
St. Moses was born from a Berber tribe in the year 332 A.D. and little is known of his youth and early years. He excelled in the life of evil, and contrary to the stories of his virtue that were to spread concerning him later in his life, he earned a reputation as a murderer, fornicator and thief among the many examples of his