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Fr Jacob Magdy
Senior Priest
Fr Jacob Magdy
Mobile: 0409666111
Email: fr.jacob@stmark.com.au

Father Yacoub is the senior priest of St. Marks Coptic Orthodox Church. He was ordained a priest in 1991 by the late Pope Shenouda III and later ordained hegumen in 2003.

Prior to his ordination he was an Engineering Professor at the University of Wollongong.

Fr. Yacoub along side his late wife Tasoni Awatef raised 5 children and thousands of spiritual children within the church. He takes great care in serving each individual holistically – spiritually, academically, socially and physically.

Fr Yacoub Magdy - St Mark Church Sydney
Fr Augustions Nada
Fr Augustinos Nada
Mobile: 0418 298 301
Email: fr.augustinos@stmarkcom.au

Fr Augustinos was ordained as a priest at St Bakhomious Coptic Orthodox Church in 1996 and was transferred to support Fr. Yacoub at St Marks in 1998 and then later ordained hegumen in 2004.

Fr. Augustinos has worked very closely with the youth of the Church engaging them through an array of spiritual and social services. In addition to this he is responsible for missionary work and interstate campus ministry.

Fr. Augustinos is also renowned for his love for cooking and often spoils his congregation with delicious meals.

Fr Augustions - St Mark Coptic Church Sydney
Fr Jonathan Ishak
03 / 05
Fr Jonathan Ishak
Mobile: 0400 319 175
Email: fr.jonathan@stmark.com.au

Fr Jonathan was ordained as a priest of St Marks Coptic Orthodox Church in 2003 by HG. Bishop Daniel.

Prior to his ordination, he worked as a Lecturer of Statistics at UTS. Fr Jonathan looks after the elderly members of the community, often taking the church youth to visit members of the community who are in nursing homes and hospitals.

He is also in charge of enlightening the church by filling the Bookshop with spiritual publications.

"Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. He who does not love does not know God, for God is love."
1John 4:7-8

ايها الأحباء لنحب بعضنا بعضا..لأن المحبة هى من الله و كل من يحب فقد ولد من الله و يعرف الله..و من لا يحب لم يعرف الله لأن الله محبة
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Fr Mark Basily
04 / 05
Fr Mark Basily
Mobile: 0416 614 148
Email: fr.mark@stmark.com.au

Fr Mark was ordained a priest of St Marks Coptic Orthodox church in 2012 by H.E. Metropolitan Bachomious.

Prior to his ordination Fr. Mark worked as a strategy consultant but was compelled by a higher calling to serve God and His Church.

Fr. Mark is passionate about serving the young Children who are the future of the Church.

Fr Michael Fanous
05 / 05
Fr Michael Fanous
Mobile: 0403 280 584
Email: fr.michael@stmark.com.au

Fr Michael Fanous is the most recently ordained priest of St Marks Coptic Orthodox Church being ordained in 2015 by H.G Bishop Daniel.

Fr Michael migrated to Australia at the age of 14, graduated from the university of Sydney and then married his wife tasoni Mona.

They raised two boys in the fear of God who went on to both become priests – Fr. Daniel and Fr. Paul. Fr. Michael is a source of wisdom for parents seeking advice on how to raise spiritually minded well balanced children.

"Do not fear, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the Kingdom."
Luke 12:32
Fr Elijah Iskander
05 / 05
Fr Elijah Iskander
Mobile: 0410168332
Email: fr.elijah@stmark.com.au

Fr Elijah was ordained a priest of St Mark’s in 2016 by HG Bishop Daniel. Prior to his ordination, Fr Elijah worked as a General Practitioner, aiding those in need of help.
Fr. Elijah now mimics this in his intense focus on service to the youth of our church, striving to create a precious environment within the church for many years.

"Now My eyes will be open and My ears attentive to prayer made in this place."

II Chronicles 7:15
Fr David Shehata
05 / 05
Fr David Shehata
Mobile: 04 0100 7076

Email: fr.david@stmark.com.au

Fr David was ordained a Priest in 2016 by HG Bishop Daniel. Before his ordination, Fr. David brought smiles to many as a dentist. Now, Fr. David brings smiles to the hearts of our youth and our interstate students through his spiritual guidance.

" Jesus loves you unconditionally. His Word is true and His promises are REAL. He is promising us that, '...the one who comes to ME I will by no means cast out.' (John 6:37)

In your search for truth, come and see Jesus Christ today in honesty and sincerity knowing that He will never let you down. "
Fr Jacob Magdy
Fr Augustions Nada
Fr Jonathan Ishak
Fr Mark Basily
Fr Michael Fanous
Fr Elijah Iskander
Fr David Shehata
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