OCN Now Radio

OCN Now Radio takes listeners to special events and locations around the Orthodox world. Hosted by Fr. Christopher Metropulos, this program features conferences, pilgrimages to holy places, and interviews with guests involved with breaking news and trends in both the Orthodox church and the world around us.

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Fires

A fire​-​ and smoke​-damaged Orthodox church stands dark and damp in West Babylon, NY, but the light of Christ shines on in the hearts of the parishioners….

Jul 22, 2015

Giving Greece a Helping Hand

What’s going on in the Mediterranian Sea?  International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is responding to the current events in Greece and Syria. …

Jul 20, 2015

Executive Committee of the Assembly of Bishops to Meet with Ecumenical Patriarch

On June 16, 2015, the Executive Committee of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America will meet with His All Holiness,…

Jun 09, 2015

Feeding the Hungry

“Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you drink?” (Matthew 25:37) Will this be your response?  Have you taken care…

May 21, 2015

Raising Awareness of the Struggles and Relief Work in Syria

​Guest host Seraphim Danckaert speaks with Samer Laham from the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Syria regarding the joint effort of the Syrian Patriarchate…

May 13, 2015

Orthodox Christians in Humanitarian Work

How do Orthodox Christians participate in Humanitarian Work around the world? On May 7-8, the Department of Inter-Orthodox, Ecumenical, and Interfaith…

May 05, 2015

Economic Crisis in Greece: An Update

In this episode, Fr. Christopher Metropulos speaks with Constantine M. Triantafilou, the Executive Director of International Orthodox Christian Charities,…

Mar 16, 2015

Suffering, Upheaval, and Strife in Syria

​In this episode, Fr. Christopher Metropulos speaks with Mark Ohanian, who has just returned from Syria with a report on the horrific situation Orthodox…

Mar 16, 2015

Christian Rights and Freedom Symposium

In this episode of OCN Now, Fr. Christopher Metropulos interviews Fr. Philemon Patitsas, Pastor of St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Naples, FL about…

Mar 03, 2015

Oppose Parole for Man who Killed Fr. John Karastamatis

In this episode of OCN Now, Fr. Christopher Metropulos speaks with Foti Karastamatis, the son of Fr. John Karastamatis, who was murdered in 1985 by Edward…

Jan 29, 2015

Archbishop Demetrios Reflects on “Selma”

The new film “Selma” reminds us of a critical part of American history, when Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lead the civil rights movement in the…

Jan 16, 2015

Interview with Metropolitan JOSEPH

Today, OCN Executive Director Fr. Christopher Metropulos spoke with His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph in Washington, DC, where both are attending the IDC…

Sep 10, 2014