The Geopolitics of the Orthodox Church

The Geopolitics of the Orthodox Church

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/OCN_Now_2018/Elizabeth%20Podromou%20181003.mp3 Join OCN Now as Dr. Elizabeth Prodroumou discusses what geopolitics are and how it relates to the Orthodox Christian church.  From Ukraine to Turkey to Russia to Greece Dr. Prodroumou describes the role the Orthodox Church plays in regional and international politics.  She also sheds light on the autocephalous...

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Growing Up Orthodox in a Military Family

Growing Up Orthodox in a Military Family

Interview with Commander Demetries Andrew Grimes Listen Now.  “Being from a military family, where we were moving every couple of years the first place we would find family is at our church.” In this interview Eleni Alexiou speaks with Commander Demetries Andrew Grimes about his Orthodox Christian faith journey.    He is US...

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Woven – Helping Modern Teenage Girls Face Life’s Challenges Together through God’s Love

Woven – Helping Modern Teenage Girls Face Life’s Challenges Together through God’s Love

  Listen Now.  In this interview Eleni Alexiou speaks with Edna King, who along with Zoe Pappas wrote Woven, an interactive book for modern Orthodox teenage girls produced by Family Life Ministry. Woven is designed to engage girls, whether at home or in a small group setting, in discovering their identity as being...

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On the California Wildfires

On the California Wildfires

Listen Now.   Join us as Fr. Chris speaks with Fr. Lawrence Margitich of Saint Seraphim of Sarov Orthodox Christian Cathedral in Santa Rosa, CA about the wildfires.  Fr. Lawrence’s parish has set up a Wildfire Relief Fund to help those in need as a result of the wildfires.  The OCN continues...

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Anita’s Story

Anita’s Story

Anita Devlin shines the light in the darkness, telling her story of the struggle with addiction, a crisis that is hitting American families today. Breaking the silence she is raising awareness to the national epidemic the country is facing. Speaking at Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology...

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What Does the Recent Bombing in Cairo Mean to Christians Across the Globe?

What Does the Recent Bombing in Cairo Mean to Christians Across the Globe?

Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with William Stark, International Christian Concern’s (ICC) Regional Manager concerning the recent bombing in Cairo, Egypt.  ICC is a Washington-DC based human rights organization that exists to help persecuted Christians worldwide. ICC provides Awareness, Advocacy, and Assistance to the worldwide persecuted Church. ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN...

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Atlanta Metropolis Organizes Aid in Baton Rouge

Atlanta Metropolis Organizes Aid in Baton Rouge

Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Mrs. Dee Nicolaou, the Director of Disaster Response for the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Atlanta, and President of the Metropolis Philoptochos regarding the recent needs of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox community in Baton Rouge, LA. The community in Baton Rouge has been recovering from...

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IOCC Makes a Difference in US

IOCC Makes a Difference in US

The International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is a beacon of hope in a time of disaster.  Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with IOCC US Country Representative, Dan Christopulos, on the aid they are currently offering in Louisiana and West Virginia.  Whether it’s a Clean Up Bucket, an Emergency Response Van...

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IOCC Shares News of Work in Greece

IOCC Shares News of Work in Greece

Greece is in the grips of a double crisis…struggling to pull itself out of economic turmoil that has driven thousands of families into poverty, and trying to assist tens of thousands of refugees and migrants stranded in Greece with Europe’s borders closed. International Orthodox Christian Charities, or IOCC, is on...

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St. Savas Serbian Orthodox Church, NYC- After the Fire.

St. Savas Serbian Orthodox Church, NYC- After the Fire.

On the evening of Holy Pascha fire ravaged through the St. Savas Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in New York City, burning it to the ground. Listen as Emmy Louvaris speaks with Lydia Nikolic regarding the tragic event and how the community of 1,000 families is responding with courage and love. You...

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Metropolitan TIKHON Speaks about the Holy and Great Council

Metropolitan TIKHON Speaks about the Holy and Great Council

The Holy and Great Council is scheduled for the week of Pentecost, June 16-27, in Crete.  We have asked Metropolitan TIKHON of the Holy Orthodox Church in America to speak with us regarding his hopes and expectations concerning the event.  Listen as he and Fr. Chris talk about unity, the...

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His Eminence Metropolitan SAVAS of Pittsburgh on the Holy and Great Council

His Eminence Metropolitan SAVAS of Pittsburgh on the Holy and Great Council

We are weeks from experiencing a moment in history that will be talked about for centuries to come. The Bishops of the 14 Autocephalous Churches making up the Holy Orthodox Church will be gathering on Pentecost to convene a Holy and Great Council. We know our listeners have questions regarding...

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