A Wedding is a day in your life together
A Marriage is your life together


In this course, you will learn about

  • Foster respect, affection and closeness.
  • Build and share a deeper connection with each other’s inner world.
  • Keep conflict discussion calm.
  • Strengthen and maintain the gains in relationship


  1. Communication Sessionmarriage
  2. Discovering Myself and My Partner
  3. The Engagement Period
  4. Marital Roles
  5. The Christian Marriage
  6. Life after the Honeymoon
  7. Financial Planning
  8. Conflict Resolution
  9. The Marriage Ceremony


This course is suitable for

  1. Any couples who are serious about engagement.
  2. Any couples who is already engaged and preparing for marriage.
  3. Any newly wedded couples maximum two years.
  4. Any other people who may be interested in certain lectures.

The course is designed for one to one or small groups to encourage discussion.


This course is free of charge and of any obligations.


The course is conducted twice a year on the first Wednesday of May and November of every year.

It goes for two hours (6:00 – 8:00 pm) every week for 13 weeks.


Upon completing the course, participant will be receiving “Certificate of Compilation”.


The main Instructor for the course is Fr. Abram Abdelmalek, however other qualified instructors may be involved.


Next course will start on First Wednesday of November 2016.


St. Mary & Archangel Micheal Coptic Orthodox Church.


Check with the administration staff to register your interest and fill the Application Form.

Email:              wacoptic@gmail.com
Tel. No.:          + 61 432012836
Address:          318 Sheperton road, East Victoria Park, Perth, WA.


Father Abram Abdelmalek                                                                          Father Abraam

He migrated to Sydney, Australia in the year of 1993.

He was ordained a priest on the 15/11/1996 by Pope Shenouda III for Saint Mary and Archangel Michael Church, in Perth, Western Australia.

He has and is currently participating in the Ecumenical Movement in WA, Australia and Internationally, giving lectures, holding camps and retreats and representing the Coptic Community in many arenas.

Father Abram is currently helping the new comers and refugees to settle in Western Australia. He founded a joint venture project with the State Housing Commission (Homeswest) to help people of low income find a suitable dwelling. The best example to demonstrate this is the Anba Abram Village that consists of 6 units in Beechboro plus the many properties in Victoria Park.