Fr. Morcos Daoud Rizk
M.A. Theological Studies
Fr. Morcos Daoud Rizk is the priest of St. Mary's Coptic Orthodox Church of Chicago since 2013. Prior to moving to serve in U.S., he was the priest of St. George Coptic Orthodox Church, Sporting, Alexandria, Egypt since 1998. He earned an M.A. in Theological Studies from Trinity International University - TEDS. He published more than one book in Arabic, including "The Ministry of Salvation," which follows the biblical narrative of creation, fall, redemption, the Church, the Holy Trinity, and the resurrection of the body. He also published "A Journey with the Parables of Christ," which explores 38 parables of Our Lord Jesus Christ, and how they can depict a whole image of our relation to God. His area of interest in theological education is Patristics.