Find All Holy land Churches at Coptic Church. Coptic Church of Annunciation was established in 1952. It is when the Coptic community arrived in Nazareth by the end of 19th century, it is then when they started building the church along with the church patriarch, Basilius, then the construction was done by the community members. The Coptic community is part of the Eastern Orthodox Christianity and it is originated in Egypt around the 1st century. It was established by St. Mark and is subordinate of the Alexandria Pope.