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“Is Saint Nicholas Real?”

Listen to an entertaining radio drama about what to tell your kids if they ask you whether Santa Claus ~ St. Nick is for real. Here is a gift from OCN…

Nov 20, 2017

Interview with with George Possas, Recipient of The Greatest Generation Award at Washington Oxi Day Foundation 2017

OCN interviewed George Possas, recipient of the The Greatest Generation Award at the Washington OXI Dat Foundation 2017. Photo Credit Washington OXI Day…

Nov 16, 2017

Orthodox Voices of America: “Free Will, Euthanasia, and the Value of Life”

Watch Now.  Pan Orthodox United has shared this video from Orthodox Voices of America on the topic of Free Will, Euthanasia, and the Value of Life. …

Nov 14, 2017

Interview with Peter Vlachos, Recipient of the 2017 OXI Day Foundation Jaharis Service Award

OCN interviewed Peter Vlachos, recipient of the 2017 Washington OXI Day Foundation Jaharis Service Award.   ABOUT THE WASHINGTON OXI DAY FOUNDATION…

Nov 14, 2017

BECOMING TRULY HUMAN DOCUMENTARY IN SELECT THEATERS!

Watch the first few minutes of the movie. TICKETS ON SALE NOW for “BECOMING TRULY HUMAN’ in SELECT THEATERS, NOV 8th and 9th. Click Here to find…

Nov 01, 2017

Orthodox Voices of America: “Dealing with Confessions that Shake your Core”

Watch Now.  Pan Orthodox United has shared this video from the Orthodox Voices of America on the topic of “Dealing with Confessions that Shake…

Oct 31, 2017

Orthodox Voices of America: “Suicide to be with Christ”

Watch Now. Pan Orthodox United has shared this video from the Orthodox Voices of America on the topic of “Suicide to be with Christ.”  Fr….

Oct 27, 2017

Visit of His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch on October 21-22, 2017

His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch will visit Ss. Peter and Paul Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church, in Potomac, MD,  on October 21-22, 2017. …

Oct 21, 2017

Chicagoland Greek Community Unites to Support Hippocratic Cancer Research Center

CHICAGOLAND GREEK COMMUNITY UNITES TO SUPPORT HIPPOCRATIC CANCER RESEARCH CENTER Illinois Governor Bruce and Diana Rauner also attend 2nd Annual Wings…

Oct 17, 2017

Metropolitan Tikhon Issues Statement on the Tragedy in Las Vegas

October 2, 2017 SYOSSET, NY His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon, Primate of the Orthodox Church in America, issued the following statement in response to…

Oct 04, 2017

Chicagoland Orthodox Christians Celebrate 125 Years

CHICAGOLAND ORTHODOX CHRISTIANS CELEBRATE 125 YEARS CHICAGO’S GREEK, RUSSIAN, SERBIAN, UKRAINIAN, ROMANIAN, ALBANIAN, ARABIC AND AMERICAN ORTHODOX…

Oct 03, 2017

Live from the Concordia Annual Summit New York 2017

Watch Now and here from Concordia Co-Founder Matthew Swift; President and CEO of Winrock International, Rodney Ferguson, and OCN Digital Disciples Students…

Sep 18, 2017