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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.
Orthodox News

Orthodox Christianity Sees Slow but Constant Wave of Growth from Conversions to Ancient Faith

Conversions to the ancient faith of Orthodox Christianity now make up nearly half of the one million Orthodox Christians in the United States.  While…

Jul 03, 2017
Orthodox News

Archon John Pappajohn Recognized at 2017 Panhellenic Scholarship Foundation Awards Gala

VENTURE CAPITALISTS, PHILANTHROPIST, AND ARCHON JOHN PAPPAJOHN RECOGNIZED AT 2017 PANHELLENIC SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION AWARDS GALA   MOVING MOMENT OF SILENCE…

Jul 03, 2017
The Prayer Team

Salvation Doesn’t Happen Instantly

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Fruits of the Spirit The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace,…

Jul 03, 2017
The Prayer Team

Over or Under?

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. As He entered Capernaum, a centurion came forward to Him, beseeching…

Jul 02, 2017
The Sounding Blog

The Apostolic Example: Coming and Going, Gathering and Sending

Words are wonderful. One June 29 we celebrated the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles. But what does that celebration mean? What is a Synaxis? Interestingly,…

Jul 01, 2017
The Prayer Team

The Set Up of Our Altar Comes from the Old Testament

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Now even the first covenant had regulations for worship and an…

Jul 01, 2017
The Prayer Team

Patience and Long-Suffering

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Fruits of the Spirit The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace,…

Jun 30, 2017
Orthodox News

New Daily LIVE Call-in Radio Broadcast with the “BIBLE ANSWER MAN” Hank Hanegraaff

The Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is pleased to announce partnership with the internationally- syndicated daily live call-in radio show: Bible Answer…

Jun 30, 2017
The Prayer Team

Peace Be With You

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Fruits of the Spirit The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace,…

Jun 29, 2017
The Children's Word

Many will come! Orthodox Kids Printable

Have you ever had a birthday party and invited some of your friends? Who was on your list? Were they all from your class or sports team? Were they all…

Jun 28, 2017
The Prayer Team

Peace is a Gift, Not a Birthright  

We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Fruits of the Spirit The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace,…

Jun 28, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Fellowship and the Synaxis of the Twelve Holy Apostles

The Book of Acts offers us a glimpse in life in the Early Church. In chapter 2 the book’s author, Saint Luke, shares with us a list of the important…

Jun 27, 2017