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CrossRoaders Explore “Vocation & Technology”

Day 6 of CrossRoad began with Divine Liturgy in the Holy Cross Chapel. Following the service, the CrossRoad participants engaged in their third day of…

Jul 14, 2015

St Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine at the Avero House

St Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine at the Avero House Located in the Colonial Quarter at 41 St George Street Saint Augustine, Florida 32084 St Photios…

Jul 13, 2015

Syrian Refugees Surge into Serbia Seeking Asylum

July 13, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) One thousand miles separate Syria and Serbia, but the desperation to flee their war-torn country is driving thousands of…

Jul 13, 2015

CrossRoaders Take on Project Adventure

Day 2 of Session II of the CrossRoad Summer Institute began with Orthros at Holy Cross Chapel. Following the service, our CrossRoaders participated in…

Jul 09, 2015

9th Annual Summer Patristic Studies

July 19 – 24, 2015  At the Pappas Patristic Institute of Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology Brookline, Massachusetts A Unique Opportunity…

Jul 09, 2015

All Saints Summer Camp

All Saints Summer Camp is an OCA regional camp sponsored by the Dallas Deanery and the Mississippi River Deanery of the Diocese of the South. The camp…

Jul 07, 2015

IOCC Expands Relief to Greece’s Growing Poor

July 6, 2015 (Baltimore, MD)— Greece’s rapidly declining economy has prompted the country’s banks to close their doors, leaving millions…

Jul 07, 2015

Introduction of the Papal Encyclical, Laudato Si’ at the United Nations

Report by John Grim and Mary Evelyn Tucker Directors, Yale Forum on Religion and Ecology http://fore.yale.edu/ On June 30, 2015 a high level discussion…

Jul 07, 2015

Assembly Publishes Report on Orthodox Christian Fellowship on US College Campuses

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America released a new study report today. The report focuses on Orthodox Christian…

Jul 06, 2015

National Commander Emeritus, Archon Megas Aktouarios Dr. Chris Philip fell asleep in the Lord, July 2, 2015

The Order of Saint Andrew mourns the passing of our dear National Commander Emeritus Dr. Chris Philip, Archon Megas Aktouarios who fell asleep in the…

Jul 06, 2015

Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia Keynotes Divine Compassion Distinguished Lectureship at HCHC

His Eminence Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia delivered the Divine Compassion Distinguished Lecture at Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox…

Jul 03, 2015

Response of Assembly of Bishops to Obergefell v Hodges

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America strongly disagrees with the United States Supreme Court decision of June 26,…

Jul 02, 2015

Greetings in the Lord!

With the support of people like you, the Orthodox Christian Network is making a measurable difference in reaching the younger generations. Here are just a few facts about our ministry’s success:

The Orthodox Christian Network is the largest Orthodox Internet presence in the world—by far! Our programs are shared with 500,000 OCN Facebook fans every day. 74% of them are 35 or younger. 38% are 24 or younger.

Help us take advantage of this tremendous success and expand our ministry over the summer. With one week left, we’ve almost reached our Summer Fundraising Goal! But we need your support TODAY to reach $15,000

Donate to our 10 Cent A Day Campaign and your gift will go toward reaching 10 new people around the world. 100% of your donation goes to mission, with 0% to overhead.

On behalf of all of the Orthodox Christian Network, we thank you for 20 years of support for our beloved ministry.

Rev. Dr. Christopher Metropulos, Orthodox Christian Network Executive Director

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