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2017 Paschal Message of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America

The Orthodox Christian Network is pleased to share the 2017 Paschal Message of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America.  The message is here for…

Apr 16, 2017

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew’s Letter of Condolences to His Holiness Pope Tawadros II

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew’s Letter of Condolences to His Holiness Pope Tawadros II Istanbul, Turkey 4/11/2017 His All-Holiness Ecumenical…

Apr 11, 2017

Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos Officiates Palm Sunday and the Beginning of Holy Week in St. Paul/Minneapolis

Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos Officiates Palm Sunday and the Beginning of Holy Week in St. Paul/Minneapolis GREEK ORTHODOX REGIONAL HIERARCH VISITS ST GEORGE…

Apr 10, 2017

Statement by His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, following two explosions in Coptic Churches in Tanta and Alexandria

Statement by His Grace Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, following two explosions in Coptic Churches…

Apr 10, 2017

2017 Summer Internship Program

OCN is offering a Summer Internship Program to high school graduates, undergraduates, and college graduates in fields related to Media Ministry and Communications….

Mar 27, 2017

Greek Independence Day is March 25, 2017

On Saturday, March 25, 2017, Hellenes everywhere will commemorate the 196th anniversary of Greece’s independence.  Greeks and Americans alike will…

Mar 24, 2017

GREEK ORTHODOX CHANCELLOR ASSISTS FISHERMEN IMPACTED BY REFUGEE CRISIS AND WINTER STORMS

Chicago, IL: The Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, together with an anonymous donor from California and the Greek America Foundation’s…

Mar 24, 2017

Bust Dedicated to Mileva Maric – Serbian Physicist and Mathematician

Alex Machaskee, president of the Serbian Cultural Garden spoke at the dedication of the new bust of Mileva Maric the Serbian physicist and mathematician…

Mar 23, 2017

Archon Regional Commanders Host Archon Symposium in Chicago

CHICAGO, IL: The Metropolis of Chicago Regional Commanders of the Greek Orthodox Order of Saint Andrew (Archons) Gus Pablecas and John Manos visited St…

Mar 17, 2017

INDIANA STATE SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE PASSES 2017 SENATE RESOLUTION 2 (SR2)

METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO AND METROPOLIS OF DETROIT CONTINUE TO SEEK PASSAGE IN INDIANA OF ARCHON RESOLUTION INDIANAPOLIS, IN: The Greek Orthodox Metropolis…

Mar 17, 2017

Orthodox LIFE School

Are You Ready for an Adventure of a Lifetime? This summer a unique summer discipleship week long program will be offered at the monastery of St John of…

Mar 17, 2017

GREEK ORTHODOX REGIONAL HIERARCH GUEST SPEAKER AT UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON

BISHOP DEMETRIOS OF MOKISSOS INVITED TO SPEAK AT UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYMPOSIUM ON MOUNT ATHOS MADISON, WI: Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, Chancellor…

Mar 17, 2017