OCN Board Meets in NYC

OCN Board Meets in NYC

His Eminence Archbishop Peter of Chicago & Mid-America addresses the OCN Board

The Board of Directors of the Orthodox Christian Network held is annual meeting in New York at the ROCOR Diocese of Eastern America and New York.  This was a historic meeting due to the location and presence of His Grace Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, Vicar Bishop of the Diocese of Eastern America and New York and His Eminence Archbishop Peter of Chicago & Mid-America.   OCN wishes to thank the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia for their hospitality.ocn-board-meeting3

The meeting opened with a prayer led by His Grace.  Following, an open board meeting think thank to the larger New York Orthodox Community at large.  Nick T. Mavrick, Chairman of the Board and Eleni Alexiou, Managing Director of OCN, offered their thanks for the Board members, guests, and all of OCN’s supporters for making 2016 into another successful year of media ministry.

During the meeting, the Board of Directors studied reports of new partnerships, reports of current programming, and discussed new programs for the future that will move OCN’s media ministry forward.  Also, the members of the OCN Board of Directors under the hospitality of Greek Orthodox Archdiocese toured the construction site of St. Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center.  Watch video from tour HERE.

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Fr Gregory Joyce addressing OCN Board Members.

Fr Gregory Joyce and Eleni Alexiou, Manging Director addressing OCN’s Open Board Meeting.


The Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God dates from the 13th century, and is one of the most ancient icons of the Russian Church.

The Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God dates from the 13th century, and is one of the most ancient icons of the Russian Church.


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