Do you not remember the five loaves?

Do you not remember the five loaves?

Listen to the Daily Reading for August 9, 2016, The Holy Apostle Matthias. Acts of the Apostles 1:12-17, 21-26 IN THOSE DAYS, the apostles returned to Jerusalem from the mount called Olivet, which is near Jerusalem, a sabbath day’s journey away; and when they had entered, they went up to...

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West Virginia isn’t out of the water yet.

West Virginia isn’t out of the water yet.

In a recent letter posted on the Antiochian Archdiocese website titled “Need for Charity after West Virginia Flooding”, Fr. Christopher Eid, Dean of St. George Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral in Charleston, West Virginia described the current situation in WV.   The entire state of West Virginia has undergone, recently, heavy rain which...

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Student Reflects on Study-Abroad Program at Holy Cross School of Theology

Student Reflects on Study-Abroad Program at Holy Cross School of Theology

St. Helen’s Pilgrimage has come to an end. After nine weeks together the 21 of us had forged bonds stronger than those developed over three years of seminary. My passport is branded with new stamps, while London, Essex, Canterbury, Venice, Rome, Vatican City, Ravenna, Thessaloniki, Mount Athos, Meteora, Kavala, Phillipoi,...

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Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos Invites Senator Grassley to Experience Liturgy

Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos Invites Senator Grassley to Experience Liturgy

MASON CITY, IA: Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, officiated Sunday Services at Holy Transfiguration Church in Mason City on Sunday, August 7. He was honored to joined as his guest by United States Senator Chuck Grassley. Senior Iowa United States Senator Chuck Grassley...

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OYPC 2016: Antiochian Young Adult Ministry Hosts Second National Conference on August 18-21

OYPC 2016: Antiochian Young Adult Ministry Hosts Second National Conference on August 18-21

The Orthodox Young Professionals Conference is a four day conference hosted by the Young Adult Ministry of the Antiochian Archdiocese. Young Orthodox Christians from across the country and all jurisdictions are invited to join together in fellowship and fun. The conference committee has been working since 2015 to plan an...

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OCMC News – Fr. Maximos from Nigeria Speaks about the Blessing of Orthodox Theological Education

OCMC News – Fr. Maximos from Nigeria Speaks about the Blessing of Orthodox Theological Education

Fr. Maximos is an Orthodox priest in Nigeria who was the recipient of a scholarship granted to him through OCMC. The scholarship allowed him to study theology through the Saint Stephen’s Certificate Program and to gain a top-notch theological education while studying in his own country, all with the blessing...

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Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry Video Series Part III: Bringing the Love of Christ

Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry Video Series Part III: Bringing the Love of Christ

Inspired by Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry, a sister ministry of OCN, OCN is proud to share their news and the work they do.  OCPM’s mission is to bring the love of Christ to those who are in prison by providing encouragement, material support, transition and reintegration services, Christian education, spiritual...

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Choose Kindness—Every Gesture Matters: Choosing to Thrive in My Circumstances—Part Six

Choose Kindness—Every Gesture Matters: Choosing to Thrive in My Circumstances—Part Six

Jesus said, “Love your enemies and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return; and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High; for He is kind to the ungrateful and the selfish.  Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful.”  Luke 6:35-36  ...

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