Devastation in the Philippines

Devastation in the Philippines

IOCC Director of Programs Mark Ohanian offers an update on their efforts since Tyhoon Haiyan, the most powerful tropical storm to ever make landfall, blasted across the Philippines and left a devastating path of death and destruction. Government figures estimate that nearly 3,000 people have died, and 4 million people...

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Tearing Down Walls: Achieving Religious Equality in Turkey

Tearing Down Walls: Achieving Religious Equality in Turkey

Dr. Anthony Limberakis speaks with Fr. Chris about the Archon’s Second International Conference on Religious Freedom, entitled “Tearing Down Walls: Achieving Religious Equality in Turkey.” It will take place in Berlin, on December 4 and 5, and is being covered by OCN. Be sure to check back during and after...

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Hellenic College/Holy Cross 75th Anniversary Video

Hellenic College/Holy Cross 75th Anniversary Video

Hellenic College Holy Cross celebrated its 75th Anniversary name day feast with a four-day Jubilee September 12–15, 2013. The event focused on celebrating the history of the community while continuing to highlight the School’s significance as, in the words of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, “the heart and the mind of...

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OCN Now: Update on Syria

OCN Now: Update on Syria

On OCN Now, hear the real story about the current situation in Syria from Dean Triantafilou, Executive Director of IOCC.   ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is a 501(c)3 and an official agency of the Assembly of Canonical Bishops of the United States of America . It is a recognized leader...

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Let Us Pray for Them

Let Us Pray for Them

A special prayer service for peace and solidarity was held at St. George Antiochian Greek Orthodox Church in Coral Gables, Florida on September 20, 2013. Please join us in praying for our brothers and sisters who are suffering in the Syrian conflict.

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Upcoming Meeting of Bishops

Upcoming Meeting of Bishops

Listen now to OCN’s interview with Bishop Basil on the 4th meeting of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America, taking place September 17 – 19.

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Metropolitan Philip on Syria

Metropolitan Philip on Syria

On OCN Now, join us for an exclusive interview with His Eminence Metropolitan Philip, the primate of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. His Eminence has issued several statements calling for prayer and action on the current situation in Syria, where millions of Christians are suffering and in...

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Update on the Kidnapped Syrian Bishops

Update on the Kidnapped Syrian Bishops

Metropolitan Yohanna Ibrahim (left) and Metropolitan Boulos Yazigi (right) were abducted April 22, 2013 as they were returning to Antioch. OCN Now: On April 22nd, two Orthodox bishops traveling near Syria’s border with Turkey were kidnapped by unknown assailants as they were conducting humanitarian work in the area.  Their driver,...

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Christian Response to Saturday Night Live & DJesus Uncrossed

Christian Response to Saturday Night Live & DJesus Uncrossed

Saturday Night Live went too far when it portrayed Jesus as a blood thirsty murderer. So says a national Christian group that’s so upset by what they saw that they have asked NBC for an apology and have launched a video taking the network to task.

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Aurora, Colorado: Was God in the Theater?

Aurora, Colorado: Was God in the Theater?

The Aurora shooting at ‘Dark Knight Rises’ screening in Colorado left 12 dead and over 50 injured. National Christian Group tackles the big question – Was God in the theater?

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