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Welcome to the OCN Blog and News center! Here you will find posts by our wonderful community of bloggers, on The Sounding, and the latest church news and events on our Orthodox News page. Comments are welcome! We look forward to knowing what you think.
The Prayer Team

Bring out the Best in Your Friends

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Go-To Verses from the Bible Iron sharpens iron, as one…

Nov 10, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Thanksgiving: The Norm of Christian Existence

“Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! For His mercy endures forever” (Psalm 135:1 LXX). My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Several decades…

Nov 09, 2017
The Prayer Team

A Modern Day Saint

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Feast of St. Nektarios For you remember our labor and…

Nov 09, 2017
The Children's Word

Who are our neighbors?

What’s the first Bible story you ever heard? Maybe it was the parable of the Good Samaritan. Do you remember the story? A man was on a trip, and some…

Nov 08, 2017
The Prayer Team

God Has Good Plans for Each of Us

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Go-To Verses from the Bible For I know the plans I have…

Nov 08, 2017
The Prayer Team

Choose Love

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Go-To Verses from the Bibl For God has not given us…

Nov 07, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Finding Courage in a Culture of Fear

Recent headlines proclaim: a mass shooting in Texas, a tragedy in Manhattan, terrorist attacks in London, political unrest in Spain, hunger in Venezuela,…

Nov 06, 2017
The Prayer Team

Love is Patient, Love is Kind

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Go-To Verses from the Bible Love is patient and kind;…

Nov 06, 2017
The Prayer Team

A Glimpse into Heaven and Hell

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Fifth Sunday of Luke Jesus said, “There was a rich…

Nov 05, 2017
The Prayer Team

A New Creation

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. See with what large letters I am writing to you with…

Nov 04, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Yet Again…Looking for Hope in Heartbreak

More than a month ago, we experienced another horrific shooting in our nation—the deadliest yet. And this week, we witnessed another mass killing on…

Nov 03, 2017
The Prayer Team

The Whole Thing Boils Down to One Word—Love

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Go-To Verses from the Bible Jesus said to him, “You…

Nov 03, 2017