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Christian Rights and Religious Persecution

Muslim Mob Strips and Beats 70-Year Old Christian Woman

According to an article on Brietbart.com, a 70-year-old Christian woman was stripped, beaten and marched naked through the streets in Southern Egypt. On…

May 27, 2016
Orthodox News

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…

May 26, 2016
Orthodox News

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;…

May 26, 2016
Orthodox News

Process Leading to Great and Holy Council of 2016

What an exciting time!  We are living in a great moment of history! While we are celebrating Pentecost on June 19, 2016, fourteen autocephalous Orthodox…

May 22, 2016
Orthodox News

New York Parish Hopes to Find Stolen Icon

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan- On Sunday, May 8, 2016, an icon of St. Spyridon was stolen from Saint Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church on Wadsworth Avenue,…

May 21, 2016
Orthodox Culture

The Greeks are Coming to The National Geographic Museum in June

Will you be in the DC area this summer/fall?  The Greeks will be! The Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports (Athens, Greece), The National Geographic…

May 17, 2016
Orthodox News

Site of Jesus’ Baptism to be Cleared of Mines, giving access to Orthodox Christians and other Christian Denominations

Under a new agreement between Israeli and Palestinian officials, the site of Jesus’ baptism is to be cleared of mines over the next two years, giving…

May 17, 2016
Orthodox News

Could Attending Church Services be the Key to a Longer Life?

Attending religious service might nurture your physical health as well as your spiritual health.  A new study published by the American Medical Association…

May 17, 2016
Saint Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center

More Progress at St. Nicholas!

Χριστος Ανεστη! More progress at St. Nicholas!! Second floor platform is being erected for concrete to be poured later this month. Watch the…

May 12, 2016
Orthodox Culture

Take a Moment to Listen: Beautiful Paschal Video Clip from SEM

The Orthodox Christian Network is proud to share this Paschal video clip from the choir of the School of Ecclesiastic Music in the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese…

May 11, 2016
Christian Rights and Religious Persecution

Christian Rights and Freedom Institute Shares Video Describing the Pogrom in Istanbul in 1955 Against Greeks and Other Minorities

The Orthodox Christian Network features the important work of organizations that promote religious freedom, defend Christian Rights and stand against Christian…

May 09, 2016
Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate

Preserving & Protecting the Unwaning Light of the Phanar

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…

May 04, 2016