Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops

Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops

The Orthodox Christian Network is an official agency of the Assembly of Bishops.  In 1995 OCN was founded by Fr. Chris Metropulos.  Orthodox Christian Network is commissioned by SCOBA to create a national, sustainable, and effective media witness for Orthodox Christianity throughout North America. In a constantly changing media landscape, OCN...

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Rosarte Children’s’ Choir Sings “Christ is Risen”

Rosarte Children’s’ Choir Sings “Christ is Risen”

Christ is risen! Yes, we are still in the Paschal Season! In this video, we have an amazingly talented group of children from Greece. Enjoy the Rosarte Children’s Choir as they sing “Christ is Risen” in the Orthodox church of Saint Panteleimon of Acharnai, the largest church in Athens. Rosarte Children’s...

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The Holy Spirit Fell on All Who Heard the Word

The Holy Spirit Fell on All Who Heard the Word

Listen to the Daily Reading for May 27, 2016, and then watch a Bible Study on the verses. Acts of the Apostles 10:44-48; 11:1-10 IN THOSE DAYS, while Peter was still saying this, the Holy Spirit fell on all who heard the word. And the believers from among the circumcised...

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IOCC Creates Jobs in Greece

IOCC Creates Jobs in Greece

May 25, 2016 (Baltimore, MD) — For more than a decade, Christos, 38, made a living selling sweets and newspapers at his busy Athens kiosk. But his business took a drastic downturn along with Greece’s economy, making it harder each month to pay rent and grocery bills. With few job...

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Orthodox Church Was Present at 2016 Illinois Governor’s Prayer Breakfast

Orthodox Church Was Present at 2016 Illinois Governor’s Prayer Breakfast

  SPRINGFIELD, IL: Today, the Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, was among the honored guests at the 2016 Illinois Governor’s Prayer Breakfast held at the Executive Mansion in Springfield, Illinois. Bishop Demetrios was invited to this event and given a table of ten...

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Who will be attending the Holy and Great Council?

Who will be attending the Holy and Great Council?

Have you wondered who would be attending the Holy and Great Council on Pentecost? In this video, Rev. Dr. John Chryssavgis, Archdeacon of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, explains who will be attending this historic and holy event. Limited Seating Most people are surprised to hear that the Holy and Great Council...

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Do You Want To Be Healed?

Do You Want To Be Healed?

DO YOU WANT TO BE MADE WELL? Do you want to be made well? Imagine Jesus asking someone who has been paralyzed for 38 years the question, “Do you want to be made well?” It seems ridiculous. Someone who has been sick and suffering for 38 years would obviously want to be...

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Let’s Go Back to the Beginning

Let’s Go Back to the Beginning

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God;  all things were made through Him, and without Him was not anything made that was made.  John 1:1-3  (From the Gospel at the Divine Liturgy of...

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OCMC News – New Board Members and a New Strategic Plan at This Year’s Spring OCMC Board Meeting

OCMC News – New Board Members and a New Strategic Plan at This Year’s Spring OCMC Board Meeting

The Annual Spring Board of Directors Meeting of the Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) was held May 9th and 10th at the Orthodox Christian Mission Center in Saint Augustine, Florida. Board members from across the country attended the meeting. Also present at the meeting were participants on an OCMC short-term...

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Elder Elisaios: “1050 years of Holy Mountain”

Elder Elisaios: “1050 years of Holy Mountain”

Elder Elisaios, Abbot of Holy Monastery of Simonos Petras, Mt Athos-Greece, speaks for 1050 years anniversary of Mt Athos’ blessed place. Speech was given at Parents School, in the city of Katerini, Macedonia, Greece. Watch Now Click here to see more at Pemptousia   About Pemptousia: Contemporary post-modern man does...

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Russian Orthodox Church and the Assyrian Church of the East Begin Talks

Russian Orthodox Church and the Assyrian Church of the East Begin Talks

On 18 May 2016, the first session of the Bilateral Dialogue between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Assyrian Church of the East took place in Moscow; the discussion centered on the full-scale persecution of Christians in the Middle East, suffered especially in Iraq and Syria and the Commission recognized the importance...

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