God’s Dimension: award-winning Orthodox short-film The Alternate

God’s Dimension: award-winning Orthodox short-film The Alternate

Stephan and Andrew Robinson, under the combined name of ‘The Brothers Robinson’, are two filmmakers from Australia. In 2016, they were commissioned to create a fashion centred piece for Canberra’s annual ‘Fashfest’ event. As Orthodox Christians, the brothers see their faith as the underlying foundation of all their creative endeavours, and...

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Pilgrimage to the Holy Land – led by His Grace Bishop Irinej of Eastern America

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land – led by His Grace Bishop Irinej of Eastern America

Holy Land Pilgrimage for the Elevation of the Holy Cross with His Grace Bishop Irinej Celebrate the Feast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross in Jerusalem.  Visit Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Nazareth, the Sea of Galilee, the River Jordan and much more! 11 Days – September 19 – 29, 2018 WHAT’S THE...

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The Christian and the World

The Christian and the World

Dr. Lewis J. Patsavos delivered the traditional Homily on Holy Thursday at Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. His sermon encapsulated the life of a Christian and a reminder that the practice of faith when limited to ritual piety are meaningless when not accompanied by acts of...

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2018 Paschal Message of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America

2018 Paschal Message of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America

The Orthodox Christian Network is pleased to share the 2018 Paschal Message of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America.  The message is here for you in both Greek and English. The OCN family wishes you and your family a Blessed Pascha.   2018 Paschal Message of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios...

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The Hymn of Kassiani – The Third Bridegroom Service

The Hymn of Kassiani – The Third Bridegroom Service

Rev. George Dragas, professor at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Seminary delivers a sermon on the women who anointed Christ, the Hymn of Kassiani and it’s meaning for us. ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is a 501(c)3 and an official agency of the Assembly of Canonical Bishops of the...

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Holy Relics Miraculously Unscathed Following Fire at Australian Greek Orthodox Church

Holy Relics Miraculously Unscathed Following Fire at Australian Greek Orthodox Church

In what is being called an Easter miracle, a fire at the Greek Orthodox Church of St. Panteleimon in Adelaide, Australia.  In the midst of Eastern Orthodox Holy Week holy relics have risen from the ashes of a Greek Orthodox Christian church fire. Watch the news video clip here.  ...

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Diary of a Missionary – Holy Week in Aguacate

Diary of a Missionary – Holy Week in Aguacate

Jennifer Rice chronicles her life as a missionary in Aguacate, Guatemala where a thriving Orthodox community partakes in the Holy Week services and Pascha. Her work is made possible through the Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCM). Should you be interested in learning more about missionary life and work, Jenifer can...

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Sunday of Orthodoxy Celebrated Worldwide

Sunday of Orthodoxy Celebrated Worldwide

Why do we celebrate the Sunday of Orthodoxy on the first Sunday of Lent, what are it’s implications for us today as it had for the 9th century Byzantine Empire? The defeat of Iconoclasm in 843 led to the veneration of icons, the restoration of Icons and the birth of...

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William Maillis, Child Genius, Wants to Prove the Existence of God

William Maillis, Child Genius, Wants to Prove the Existence of God

Child genius, William Maillis, the third child of Fr. Panteleimon Ilias Maillis and Presvytera Nancy graduated high school at 9 years old and is currently attending college with hopes of proving God’s existence through science.  On February 22, the HCHC community had the opportunity to hear William and his father, Fr. Peter...

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St. Sava Orthodox Church in Belgrade Unveils New Mosaic

St. Sava Orthodox Church in Belgrade Unveils New Mosaic

The Church of St. Sava, the largest Orthodox church in Serbia,  unveiled a mosaic valued at 4 million euro by lead artist Nikolai Mukhin in the dome on February 22.  “The giant mosaic, which weighs 40 tons and was worked on by 70 Serbian and Russian artists” was commended for “weaving in...

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Remembering Fr. Andres Giron

Remembering Fr. Andres Giron

 Fr. Andres Giron is remembered today not only for the land reform movement he pioneered that provided marginalized Mayans in Guatemala with a livelihood, but for his own conversion to the Orthodox Christian faith that brought almost 200,000 Mayans to the faith in largest mass conversions of our times....

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World Famous Cantor Alberto Mizrahi Preformed Free Concert and Remarks on his Holocaust Survivor Parents

World Famous Cantor Alberto Mizrahi Preformed Free Concert and Remarks on his Holocaust Survivor Parents

WORLD FAMOUS JEWISH CANTOR ALBERTO MIZRAHI PREFORMS FREE CONCERT AND REMARKS ON HIS HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR PARENTS SERIES “AN UNTOLD TALE: THE HOLOCAUST IN GREECE” BEING HELD IN MILWAUKEE JANUARY – MARCH MILWAUKEE, WI: This past Sunday, February 18, at the Jewish Community Center in Whitefish Bay, world famous Cantor Alberto Mizrahi preformed...

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