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Romanian Monastery Church in Clinton, MI Burns

The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America has posted the following press release: CLINTON, MI- With sadness, we report that around noon on Friday, August…

Aug 13, 2016

August 15 Services at Historic Site in Turkey are Rescheduled

The Feast of the Dormition of the Virgin Mary is one of the Twelve Great Feasts of the Orthodox Church and therefore one of the most celebrated feast days…

Aug 12, 2016

Stewardship Coordinators Retreat To Be Held At Camp Nazareth – Sept. 16-18

JOHNSTOWN, PA  It is with great pleasure that His Grace, Bishop Gregory and the members of the Diocesan Stewardship Commission announces that the first…

Aug 11, 2016

Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos Invites Senator Grassley to Experience Liturgy

MASON CITY, IA: Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, officiated Sunday Services at Holy Transfiguration…

Aug 08, 2016

OYPC 2016: Antiochian Young Adult Ministry Hosts Second National Conference on August 18-21

The Orthodox Young Professionals Conference is a four day conference hosted by the Young Adult Ministry of the Antiochian Archdiocese. Young Orthodox Christians…

Aug 08, 2016

Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry Video Series Part III: Bringing the Love of Christ

Inspired by Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry, a sister ministry of OCN, OCN is proud to share their news and the work they do.  OCPM’s mission is…

Aug 08, 2016

Twelve Facts about the Generosity of Our Church Members

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA has released a new publication, “Twelve Facts About the Generosity of Our Church Members: Giving…

Aug 07, 2016

Keeping Data Secure

With recent hacks that scale all the way up the ladder – from major retailers to US government – no computer system is 100% safe. And many people are…

Aug 04, 2016

St. Nicholas Church in Donora, PA. Celebrates Centennial

Archpriest Igor Soroka and the faithful of Saint Nicholas Church, Donora, PA celebrated their parish’s 100th anniversary with a weekend of services and…

Aug 03, 2016

Life at Ionian Village 2016

Vartholomio, Greece – Ionian Village, the summer camp ministry of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America in Greece, is having another very successful…

Aug 03, 2016

2016 Unity Walk Invites You to “Know Your Neighbor”

InterFaith Conference of Metropolitan Washington calls for a public demonstration of unity among all communities throughout the DC region. On Sunday, September…

Aug 03, 2016

 Holy Trinity Church in St. Paul, MN Celebrates Centennial 

Holy Trinity parish, Saint Paul, MN, celebrated its 100th anniversary the weekend of July 16 -17, 2016. The weekend opened with an unexpected blessing…

Aug 02, 2016