Category: News & Events

Uni-Grad Trip 2016

Our University and Graduate Youth travelled to North Wales for a retreat on “Honouring God in the Workplace”. The weekend was a lovely mixture of spiritual discussion, recreational activities and worship.

Announcement Concerning St. Mary & Archangel Michael’s Cathedral

Construction work is due to begin on the new building, starting with the demolition and clearance of the old building within the coming weeks. Please be aware of the following schedule changes: All current and regular services at St. Mary & Archangel Michael’s will cease, beginning in September 2016 onwards Starting Sunday 4th September 2016, there will …

Chanters Ordained in Solihull

Axios! Worthy! George (right) and Cyril (left) ordained Chanters by H.G. Bishop Missael on Sunday 17th April 2016 at St. Mary & Archangel Michael’s in Solihull.

Holy Week Retreat 2016

Holy Week Workshops for Primary and Secondary School Children took place at St. Mary & Archangel Michael’s. The day focused on understanding each of the days of the Holy Week.

Birmingham at CONAFA 2016

Once again, in the third annual CONAFA football tournament, a team from Birmingham was submitted. As the results of the group draw came through, we knew we were in for a tough weekend; in Group A we were joined by Rotherham, Eritrean Orthodox Nottingham, Brighton, Stevenage and Croydon. Although our performance on the pitch was by …

Celebration of the Departure of Mama Sousou

There will be a Divine Liturgy on Saturday the 2nd of April at 9:00 am in the Coptic Centre to celebrate Mama Sousou’s life and departure to heaven. Condolences will be received afterwards in the hall. God bless

Celebration of the Departure of Sophie

We will celebrate our beloved daughter Sophie’s departure to heaven on the 27th of February 2016 at 11:30 am at Saint Mary and Archangel Michael Church at Caldwell Grove, Solihull, B91 2LH. The burial will follow at 2:00pm in Widney Manor cemetery. There will be a reception afterwards in the Church All are welcome 

Christmas Services and Celebration

DAY EVENT VENUE TIMES Thursday 31st December 2015 Kiahk Praises St. Mary & St. Mark’s Coptic Centre 6.00pm -9.30pm Divine Liturgy  St. Mary & St. Mark’s Coptic Centre 9.30pm (offertory at 10) – 11.45pm Kiahk Praises St. Mary & Archangel Michael’s Cathedral 6.00pm-9.30pm Divine Liturgy St. Mary & Archangel Michael’s Cathedral 9.30pm (offertory at 10) – 11.45pm Sunday …

Hegumen, Archdeacon and Reader Ordinations

His Grace Bishop Missael officiated three ordinations on Sunday 22nd November 2015 at the Coptic Centre. Fr. John Saleeb, who now serves in North Wales, was elevated to the rank on Hegumen. Dr. Mokhlis Mina was elevated to the rank of Archdeacon, being ordained on the Church of St. Mary & Archangel Michael in Solihull by …