From the Archives

The OCN archives contain hundreds of programs from nearly two decades of broadcasting. Featuring the voices of Orthodoxy’s brightest and best, they are a treasure trove of educational, entertaining, and thought-provoking interviews. While many of these programs can be purchased through our webstore, they are also periodically featured here on the site.

Throwback Thursday: A Voice from the past on the Importance of Orthodoxy in America

Is America ready for Orthodoxy?  In this Week’s Throwback Thursday, we go back to the 2001 Antiochian Archdiocese Convention in Los Angeles, CA.  Listen…

Aug 13, 2015

Throwback Thursday: Whose Sin Is It, Anyway?

What’s the difference between being born into sin and carrying the guilt of Adam and Eve?  Listen as Fr. Chris and Fr. Steven discuss this deep and…

Jul 16, 2015

Throwback Thursday: Living the Beatitudes

In today’s Throwback Thursday, we go back to 2012 and listen to Fr. Chris speak with Fr. Stephen Powley regarding prison ministry.  Fr. Stephen went…

Jul 02, 2015

Throwback Thursday: Raising Boys into Orthodox Christian Men

Let’s hear it for the boys! This week​,​ our Throwback Thursday edition goes back to June 17, 2006 and addresses parenting in honor of Father’s…

Jun 18, 2015

Throwback Thursday: OCN in the Old Days!

Remember life before 9/11​,​ when the Pope of Rome visited Ukraine after the fall of communism, the Assembly of Bishops were SCOBA​,​ and OCN had…

Jun 11, 2015

Finding God in Prayer

On this ​”​Throwback Thursday​,”​ we have a CRTL​ episode​ from June 4, 2005. The contact information and website mentioned have…

May 28, 2015

Throwback Thursday: Archbishop Demetrios in 2011

Fr. Chris speaks with His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios in 2011 regarding anxiety, unemployment, and old-fashioned Truth which is drowned out by the contemporary…

May 21, 2015

The Monastery and the Parish

How is a monastery like a parish? How is it different? In this intriguing interview, His Eminence Metropolitan Savas of Pittsburgh talks with Fr. Chris…

Jul 18, 2014

Walking in the Footsteps of Christ

Fr. Chris Metropulos will depart on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in early March. To learn more about the people and places he’ll visit, this week…

Feb 05, 2014

Sanctity of Life: Teens and Abortion

On Orthodox Teen Talk Online, we join a group of Orthodox teens as they discuss real-life issues. This week: “Sanctity of Life, Teens and Abortion,”…

Jan 15, 2014

It’s Christmas Day – What’s next?

Dr. Violet Leathers asks: It’s Christmas Day – What’s next? Tune in to find out about the Christian meaning of the popular carol “The…

Dec 26, 2013

“Is Saint Nicholas Real?”

OCN presents an entertaining radio drama about what to tell your kids if they ask you whether Santa Claus/St. Nick is for real.

Dec 12, 2013