• Monastery (Front)

    St Athanasius Monastery

    Welcome to St Athanasius’ Coptic Orthodox Monastery.

  • Monastery (Angled)

    Our Monastery

    Located in the heart of Scarborough in North Yorkshire, the monastery was bought in 2004 by His Grace Bishop Anthony, then confessed by the Synod of Bishops and His Holiness Pope Shenouda III in 2006 to be a Coptic Monastery.

  • Our Monks

    Our Monks

    The monastery and its service is overseen by the five residing monks; Fr. Bishoy, Fr Yostos, Fr. Arsenius, Fr. Maximus and Fr. Dometius.