He told me all that I ever did!

He told me all that I ever did!

Have you ever broken something, by accident? Yes? What did you do then? Did you admit that you broke it—a toy, a fancy glass, something that belonged to somebody else? Or did you cover it up and pretend it never happened? Today, we hear the Gospel reading about the woman...

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John A. Catsimatidis named recipient of Nicholas J. Bouras Award for Extraordinary Archon Stewardship, Oct. 20

John A. Catsimatidis named recipient of Nicholas J. Bouras Award for Extraordinary Archon Stewardship, Oct. 20

New York, NY 4/28/2017 The Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle is pleased to announce that Archon John A. Catsimatidis, Archon Notarios and chairman of the Order’s Religious Freedom Initiative, has been nominated as the recipient of this year’s Nicholas J. Bouras Award for Extraordinary Archon Stewardship. Archon Catsimatidis has...

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Encomium to the Holy Martyr Pelagia – 3

Encomium to the Holy Martyr Pelagia – 3

Saint John Chrysostom   If we’re to feel pride in the magnitude of our love, let us leave here to go home in the same good order as befits those who have assembled to honour such a martyr. Because, unless we do, then not only have we not benefitted from...

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GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH HOLDS 5TH ANNUAL BLESSING SERVICE FOR MOTORCYCLE RIDING SEASON

GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH HOLDS 5TH ANNUAL BLESSING SERVICE FOR MOTORCYCLE RIDING SEASON

GREEK AMERICAN MOTORCYCLE ASSOCIATION (GAMA) GATHER FOR BLESSING AND FUNDRAISER RIDE FOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM   HOMER GLEN, IL: The Greek American Motorcycle Association (GAMA) and the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago held the 5th Annual Motorcycle Blessing Service on May 7, 2017, at Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Homer Glen. The service...

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Learning to be Content

Learning to be Content

The OCN family is sending prayers and warmest wishes for a speedy recovery to Fr. Stavros following his surgery.  We hope his recovery period finds him steadier, stronger, and healthier with each day.   We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Philippians...

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For the Child: The House Blessing

For the Child: The House Blessing

Jane G. Meyer   It’s early February. The nights are long, but daylight is beginning to lengthen—slowly, steadily. During this part of the year, our parish priests are on the move, and have been, since January, blessing homes from one end of town to the other. And tonight it’s our...

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