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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.

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Donates 5 Million Dollars for the Rebuilding of Saint Nicholas at the WTC

NEW YORK – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces with great joy that the Stavros Niarchos Foundation fulfilled last week, its noble…

Sep 27, 2016

Fall 2016 Mid-Atlantic Regional OCF Retreat

On October 7, 2016 – October 8, 2016, the Mid-Atlantic Orthodox Christian Fellowship  (OCF) will host a retreat titled, “Mystical Beauty: Exploring…

Sep 26, 2016

Scouts Prepare for Annual Retreat at St. Basil’s Academy.

The 2016 Annual Orthodox Religious Scouting Retreat is scheduled for October 8-9th at St. Basil’s Academy in Garrison, NY. This year’s theme: Spiritual…

Sep 24, 2016

Orthodox Voices of America Asks, “What is your Purpose in Life?”

Do you know your purpose? Watch this video by Orthodox Voices of America, a.k.a. OVA.  Ray Banna gives you tools to answer the question for yourself….

Sep 22, 2016

IOCC Presents An Evening of Byzantine Chant

Please join International Orthodox Christian Charities for An Evening of Byzantine Chant on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.  Enjoy…

Sep 20, 2016

IOCC Reaches Out to Fijians through OCMC Family in New Zealand

Recently I had an opportunity to chat with Presvytera Katerina Patitsas who is serving along with her husband and children in Auckland, New Zealand through…

Sep 17, 2016

Hermitage of the Holy Cross

The following excerpt is from the book Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries, by Alexei Krindatch and is now available through Holy Cross Bookstore….

Sep 14, 2016

OCAMPR Conference on “On Pain and Suffering”

This November 3 – 5, the Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion (OCAMPR) will come together in a pan-Orthodox Conference…

Sep 13, 2016

2016 Brotherhood of St. Moses the Black Conference

Mark your calendars for the 23rd Annual Brotherhood of St. Moses the Black Conference scheduled to take place on October 7-9, 2016. This year’s conference,…

Sep 10, 2016

OCMC Announces Board of Directors

The Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) is happy to announce the newest officers on the OCMC Board of Directors. The President is Mr. John N. Colis…

Sep 09, 2016

Remember What We lost on September 11, 2001

As we look ahead to the completion of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine, we remember this weekend what we have lost on that Tuesday,…

Sep 08, 2016

Egyptian Christians Critical of Parliament’s New Church Construction Law

Local Leader Claims New Law Maintains Unreasonable Restrictions on Christian Community 09/01/2016 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) –…

Sep 07, 2016