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Learning resources available at OCN draw on the wealth of Orthodox Christian teaching and the wonderful creative people who bring this treasure to schools and families around the country. We’ll be sharing special activities for fasts and feast days, ideas for church school and youth groups, and home school resources. Visit often to find new posts.

Christ is Risen, Orthodox Paschal Troparion (English, Arabic, Greek)

Are you tired of saying “Christ is Risen?” I hope not! We still have a while to go. Traditionally we greet one another with these words throughout…

May 21, 2016

Jonathan Jackson + Enation Hit the Road for Summer Tour

Following the release of their new EP Blame-shifter, Jonathan Jackson + Enation will be hitting the road this summer; tour dates are listed below.  Jackson,…

May 21, 2016

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

Christ is the Resurrection and Eternal Life

The author continues his thoughts on the Resurrection and notes that the Resurrection is of great significance for humankind as it is a command to to follow…

May 15, 2016

Encyclical of Archbishop Demetrios for Holy Pascha 2016

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 12, 2016

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

The Resurrection of Christ is the Quintessence of the Divine Revelation

The author offers thoughts on the Resurrection with a look at current and ancient views on faith, death, and belief in immortality.  The Resurrection…

May 12, 2016

Holy Memorial Service in a Nazi Concentration Camp

On April 23, 2016, the Holy Metropolis of Germany held an official memorial church service in honor of all the Orthodox victims of the Nazi Concentration…

May 11, 2016

Mother’s Day and the Church

As we celebrate and honor our mothers on Mother’s Day, we are reminded that in the Church, the Mother of God is the most outstanding of mothers,…

May 11, 2016

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

‘No forgetting’: A Pemptousia Event for the abducted Metropolitan of Aleppo

PRESS RELEASE Athens, Τuesday, 10 May 2016 On Wednesday, 18 May 2016, at 18:00, at the Military Museum in Athens, the web magazine Pemptousia and the…

May 10, 2016

“Christ is Risen” in Church Slavonic and Greek

The YouTube channel Orthodox Church in Lithuania posted this lovely video of  what is Auto Translated as the Bishop’s Choir singing “Christ is…

May 09, 2016