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The Prayer Team

Unity/Fairness/Equality/Mutuality

THE GREAT COMMANDMENTS: WHERE DO YOU STAND? You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength and…

Feb 08, 2017
The Sounding Blog

My Church’s Centennial Celebration

Photo courtesy of Kathleen Marvin Sickles. This past October, I had the honor of being the co-chairperson of my church’s Centennial Celebration….

Feb 07, 2017
The Prayer Team

Compromise

THE GREAT COMMANDMENTS: WHERE DO YOU STAND? You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength and…

Feb 07, 2017
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MyOCN is YourOCN: Photo Gallery

Thank you for ongoing support and dedication to inspiring millions of Orthodox Christians together worldwide.  Together we continue to grow our OCN community….

Feb 06, 2017
The Prayer Team

Sacrifice

THE GREAT COMMANDMENTS: WHERE DO YOU STAND? You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength and…

Feb 06, 2017
The Prayer Team

Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee

Jesus said this parable, “Two men went up into the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with…

Feb 05, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Evolving Views or Repentance?

If you plugged in to the media at all over the past election year to hear politicians share their views on a myriad of issues, you have likely heard the…

Feb 04, 2017
The Prayer Team

May All of It Be So

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting!  And let all the people say, “Amen!”  Praise the Lord!  Psalm 106:48  …

Feb 04, 2017
The Prayer Team

Friendship —Take Two

THE GREAT COMMANDMENTS: WHERE DO YOU STAND? You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength and…

Feb 03, 2017
Orthodox News

Introducing a New Book by Fr. Stavros Akrotirianakis, Daily Prayer Team Contributor at OCN

The Road Back to Christ: Reflections on Lent, Holy Week and the Resurrection Do you want to put your spiritual life into high gear this Lent and Easter…

Feb 03, 2017
The Prayer Team

Friendship

THE GREAT COMMANDMENTS: WHERE DO YOU STAND? You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength and…

Feb 02, 2017
The Children's Word

Which way do YOU pray?

When we hear a story, sometimes we think about how we fit into it, don’t we? Today we hear the story of the Publican and the Pharisee. Do you remember…

Feb 01, 2017