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Our “Listen” section is your doorway to a variety of Orthodox Christian radio programs. OCN’s flagship broadcast, Come Receive the Light. The Anchor streams talk radio programs on all aspects of Orthodox Christian Life. The Rudder streams Orthodox liturgical music. You can also tune in to other programs, such as Orthodoxy Explained, OCN Now, or Our Life in Christ and in America.
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Of Heaven and Earth, Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

Can we create heaven here on earth?  Anxiety and depression are built in alarm systems that something in our core is not ok, says Presvytera Julie Honeycutt,…

Feb 18, 2017
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Hymns after Psalm 50 in the Triodio, by Dimosthenis Païkopoulos (Open to me the gates of repentance – The multitude of my past iniquities)

The period of the Triodio and Great Lent is very important for the spiritual life of the Church. This is because it prepares us properly for our participation…

Feb 17, 2017
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And the Light shines in the Darkness: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

Listen to this moving conversation between Fr. Chris Metropulos and Sandra Anderson about the Hogar Rafael Ayau Orphanage in Guatemala.  Sandra has…

Feb 10, 2017
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Dimitirios Magouris: ‘Open to me the gates of repentance’

The pre-cleansing period of the Triodio will bring us to the gates of Great Lent. It’s a period of intense liturgical activity and spiritual watchfulness,…

Feb 08, 2017
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People Are People: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

In her book entitled Ancient Christian Martyrdom:  Diverse Practices, Theologies and Traditions.  Candida Moss, an English academic who is Professor…

Feb 07, 2017
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Your Word is Your Word: Come Receive the Light Radio Interview

In an insightful interview with Peter and Helen Evans about their book Get Serious, The Church’s Stand on Contemporary Culture, we learn just how…

Jan 30, 2017
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Salvation Takes Work

Is there one path to salvation? Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Fr. Nicholas Hadzellis and they discuss the concept of working out our salvation in everything…

Jan 19, 2017
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There Are No “Bad” Kids

Are there good kids and bad kids? Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Fr. Joseph Purpura on youth ministry, reaching kids with the hope of the Church, and…

Jan 12, 2017
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Help and Hope for Depression

Is depression a spiritual process or a psychological illness? Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Dr. Byron Gaist, Assistant Professor of Psychology at American…

Jan 05, 2017
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Spending Responsibly and Orthodoxy for Everyone

Has the giving spirit of Christmas gotten out of control with over spending? Listen Now as Fr. Chris speaks with Maria Antokas, about money; spending…

Dec 31, 2016
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Christmas Means Sharing Space, Experience, and Your Heart

Did God really have to be a baby? Was he really God in the womb? Listen as Fr. Chris and Fr. Vasile Turdora discuss the common questions people have concerning…

Dec 23, 2016
OCN Now Radio

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,…

Dec 17, 2016