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Refugees Are Stranded at Border Crossings in Europe

      News from our sister ministry, the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), iocc.org  the official international humanitarian…

Dec 15, 2015

Antiochian Archdiocese Issues a Call to Reject all Hateful Speech

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 11, 2015 The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North AmericaEnglewood, New Jersey Englewood, New Jersey  …

Dec 11, 2015

Fiftieth Anniversary of Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation

  The fiftieth anniversary of the North American Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation was held at St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Cathedral and…

Dec 08, 2015

Remembering Harry Radliffe

The beautiful news is that in the Orthodox Christian Faith, we have come to know some of the most sacred places on earth.  The sad news is we lost an…

Dec 07, 2015

Orthodox Couple Celebrates 80 Plus Years of Marriage

In Connecticut, there has been another example of the Orthodox way of life, better yet another example of the power of the Orthodox Christian faith in…

Dec 03, 2015

Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa Star of Priest-San Samurai’s Confession Becomes Orthodox

Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Star of Priest-San Samurai’s Confession, becomes Orthodox. Imagine the man we say above with the name ‘Panteleimon.’…

Dec 02, 2015

The Pope’s Message to His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on The Feastday of St. Andrew

The photo above was taken on the same day in 2014, just a year ago when Pope Francis visited His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on The…

Nov 30, 2015

OCMC- Archbishop Blesses Aguacate Clinic

Inspired by the OCMC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding missionary outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s…

Nov 28, 2015

Archbishop Demetrios of America Now a Geron

  Nov 26, 2015 NEW YORK – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces with great joy and gratitude to His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch…

Nov 26, 2015

The Spirit of Thanksgiving

  Looking for a great Thanksgiving Day story? With retail stores open on Thursday, and mega ads for Black Friday, it’s nice to read a story about…

Nov 26, 2015

Interview With Metropolitan Emmanuel of France

  The Orthodox Christian Network features the important work of organizations that promote religious freedom, defend Christian Rights, and stand against…

Nov 24, 2015

CNN- Plane Shot Down Over Syria

  The Orthodox Christian Network features the important work of organizations that promote religious freedom, defend Christian Rights, and stand against…

Nov 24, 2015