You Are God’s Field, God’s Building (1 Cor. 3:9)

You Are God’s Field, God’s Building (1 Cor. 3:9)

In the well known movie “Field of Dreams”, there is an ongoing argument between lead actor Kevin Costner as Ray Kinsella and his brother-in-law, Mark, over the family’s finances. Mark implores Ray to sell the farm since Ray is not making it as a novice Iowa farmer. The problem stems...

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Armenian Genocide Remembered with Ecumenical Service

Armenian Genocide Remembered with Ecumenical Service

  CHICAGO, IL: The Joint Committee of Armenian Churches of Greater Chicago and Wisconsin held an Ecumenical Prayer Service with the theme, “Martyrs for Christ: Yesterday and Today,” with special attention to the Armenian Genocide. The service was hosted by Assumption Greek Orthodox Church at 601 S. Central Avenue in...

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Jordan’s Queen Visits Chicago

Jordan’s Queen Visits Chicago

  CHICAGO, IL: Today, the Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, was one of several honored guests at the World Leaders Forum held in Chicago at Judson University to formally greet and privately visit with Her Majesty, Queen Noor, widow of the late King...

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Great in Zeal, but Little of Stature

Great in Zeal, but Little of Stature

Listen to the Daily Reading for April 20, 2016, Zacchaeus the Apostle of Caesaria. Isaiah 58:1-11 Thus says the LORD: “Cry aloud, spare not, lift up your voice like a trumpet; declare to my people their transgression, to the house of Jacob their sins. Yet they seek me daily, and delight...

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The Hurriyet Daily News reports on ‘Orthodox Council moved from Turkey to Greece over Russia crisis’

The Hurriyet Daily News reports on ‘Orthodox Council moved from Turkey to Greece over Russia crisis’

  Inspired by the The Order of St. Andrew of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, The Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the good works and deeds of faith that defend and promote the Orthodox Christian faith and tradition. An Archon is an honoree by His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew for...

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Chinese Church Leader and Wife Buried Alive While Blocking Demolition of Church

Chinese Church Leader and Wife Buried Alive While Blocking Demolition of Church

International Christian Concern, ICC, is a Washington DC based human rights organization that exists to help persecuted Christians worldwide.  ICC provides Awareness, Advocacy, and Assistance to the worldwide persecuted Church.  Inspired by ICC, OCN features their news and outstanding work. Source: International Christian Concern, www.persecution.org Leader Survives, but Wife Suffocates as...

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Poetry on Armenian Genocide Wins Pulitzer Award

Poetry on Armenian Genocide Wins Pulitzer Award

The Armenian Genocide is back in the news as part of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. Ozone Journal is a collection of poems published last year by University of Chicago Press and was written by Peter Balakian, the Donald M. and Constance H. Rebar Professor in Humanities, Professor of...

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LIVE Bible Study Guide – Session 52 – The Book of Acts

LIVE Bible Study Guide – Session 52 – The Book of Acts

LIVE STREAM Bible Study Guide The Book of Acts 24.22 – 25.22 – Homily 51 April 20, 2016 With Father Athanasios Haros Every Wednesday at 7 p.m. EST Watch LIVE Bible Study When: April 20, 2016 & Every Wednesdays at 7 p.m. EST What:  A Bible Study on the Book of Acts ...

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The Centurion Who Became a Saint

The Centurion Who Became a Saint

When the centurion and those who were with him, keeping watch over Jesus, saw the earthquake and what took place, they were filled with awe, and said, “Truly this was the Son of God!”  Matthew 27:54  (From the Gospel of Vespers on Good Friday Afternoon) Tuesday of the Sixth Week of...

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