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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

The Resurrection in the Gospel of Luke

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Resurrection of Christ But on the first day of the week, at…

Apr 22, 2017
The Prayer Team

Faith and What it Can Do For You

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Resurrection of Christ   Now when He rose early on the…

Apr 21, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Graduation – A Beginning of Something New

May is quickly approaching, and for many that means finishing up a college semester with projects and finals. For some of you, that may also mean college…

Apr 20, 2017
The Children's Word

Peace be with you!

Have you ever felt so upset that you just couldn’t calm down? Maybe you were worried about something or felt scared? How did you finally calm down and…

Apr 20, 2017
The Prayer Team

The Resurrection in the Gospel of Mark

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Resurrection of Christ And when the Sabbath was past, Mary…

Apr 20, 2017
The Prayer Team

The Great Commission

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Resurrection of Christ Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee,…

Apr 19, 2017
Orthodox News

Historic 15th Annual Washing of the Feet Service by Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago

At the last supper our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ kneeled down and washed the dirty feet of each of his disciples. Imagine what your feet would look…

Apr 18, 2017
The Prayer Team

The Resurrection from Matthew

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Resurrection of Christ Bright Tuesday Now after the Sabbath,…

Apr 18, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Pascha and the Transcendence of Time

We are creatures of linear time, always moving forward, only glancing back imperfectly at the past. We dream of traveling at will along our timeline. Whether…

Apr 17, 2017
The Prayer Team

Make Today Different

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Journey to the Cross and Resurrection of Christ He was in the…

Apr 17, 2017
The Prayer Team

PASCHA

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Journey to the Cross and Resurrection of Christ PASCHA He has…

Apr 16, 2017
Orthodox News

Paschal Encyclical by Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago

Holy Pascha, 2017 Dearly Beloved, “Shine, shine, O New Jerusalem…” “Come receive the Light…” So we begin our proclamation and praise of the…

Apr 16, 2017