Sunday School Lesson Schedule

Grade 8

1734 AM



Church Event

September 2nd Week

Types of Martyrs

Coptic New Year: Sep. 11

September 3rd Week

Saint Basil the Great


September 4th Week

The Carrier of Icons (Iconostasis)

Feast of the Cross: Sep 27-29

Filler Lesson

Social Injustice


October 1st Week

The Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist (Part I)


October 2nd Week

The Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist (Part II)


October 3rd Week

Peer Pressure


October 4th Week

Godís Appearances in the Old Testament


November 1st Week

Tapers and Incense in the Church


November 2nd Week

The Coptic Icon


November 3rd Week

Life of Circumspection


November 4th Week

The Great Teachers of the Church

Nativity Fast: Nov 25

December 1st Week

Orthodox Creed Explanation (Part I)


December 2nd Week

Orthodox Creed Explanation (Part II)

Virginís Temple Entry: Dec 12

December 3rd Week

Orthodox Creed Explanation (Part III)


December 4th Week

The Sins of the Tongue


Filler Lesson

Nativity and Our Spiritual Life


January 1st Week

The Coptic Feasts

Nativity Feast: Jan 7

January 2nd Week

Do Not Worship Men

Circumcision Feast: Jan 14

January 3rd Week

The Monk as a Messenger

Epiphany Feast: Jan 19

January 4th Week

Saul, the Powerful King

Miracle in Cana: Jan 21

February 1st Week

David the Prophet and the King

Jonah Fast & Feast:  Jan 29-Feb 1

February 2nd Week

The Poor

Pre-Lent Sunday

February 3rd Week

The Prayer Room

Sunday of the Kingdom of God

February 4th Week

Contention and the Three Challenges

Temptation Sunday

March 1st Week

Jehovahís Witnesses

Sunday of the Prodigal Son

March 2nd Week

The Mormons

Samaritan Sunday

March 3rd Week

The Sabbath of Lazarus

Sunday of the Paralytic

March 4th Week

Passion Week

Baptismal Sunday

Filler Lesson

No Lesson Scheduled

Palm Sunday: April 1

April 1st Week

No Lesson Scheduled

Easter Sunday: April 8

April 2nd Week

Christ Appears after the Resurrection

Thomas Sunday: April 15

April 3rd Week

The Preaching of St. Mark


April 4th Week

Christ Imparts Faith to the Disciples of Emmaus


May 1st Week

St. John the Beloved


May 2nd Week

The Book of Revelation (Part I)

Ascension Feast: May 17

May 3rd Week

The Book of Revelation (Part II)


May 4th Week

The Holy Spirit is at Work with Us

Pentecost Feast: May 27

June 1st Week

Bribery and Corruption

Apostles' Fast: May 28 - July 11

June 2nd Week

Love is the Greatest Gift


June 3rd Week

The Exile and the Book of Ezra


June 4th Week

Division in the Church of Corinth


Filler Lesson

The Book of Joshua


July 1st Week

Peace in Christianity


July 2nd Week

Many Gifts and One Aim

Apostles' Feast: July 12

July 3rd Week

Nehemiah the Zealot (Part I)


July 4th Week

Nehemiah The Zealot (Part II)


August 1st Week

The Book of Ruth

St. Mary's Fast: Aug 7-21

August 2nd Week



August 3rd Week

Symbols of the Virgin in the Old Testament

Transfiguration Feast: Aug 19

August 4th Week

The Book of Joshua the Son of Sirach

Assumption Feast: Aug 22

September 1st Week

Fathers of the Church



The lesson notes outlined above were composed by adopting the curriculum set for Sunday School by the Coptic Orthodox Church Diocese of Southern U.S.A. and adding supplementary references to clarify each lesson. The notes are intended for the exclusive use by Sunday School servants and parents.


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