Holy Cross Coptic Orthodox Church

Owner: Coptic Orthodox Diocese of the Southern | Architect: Cryil Architects


As one of the oldest Christian churches in the world, the Coptic Church has establish more than 100 dioceses worldwide and more than 160 churches in North America. This ground-up, 16,255-square-foot building features 6,383 square feet of sanctuary and classroom space, and a barreled gypsum board ceiling along the nave. The exterior incorporates masonry, an exterior insulation finishing system (EIFS), a standing seam copper roof and an ornamental copper cross to mark the main entry.