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Christian Rights and Religious Persecution

Vivid Rainbows Grace New York City Skies Over St. Nicholas on Eve of 911

Today, “a moment of silence was observed at 8:46 a.m., the moment when the first plane struck the North Tower” notes the Wall Street Journal in…

Sep 11, 2015
Orthodox News

Orthodox Church Opens Medical Clinic in Guatemala

“Why did God give this medical clinic to us?” On August 20th, this question spread around the village of Aguacate, Guatemala. An isolated town close…

Sep 09, 2015
The Prayer Team

Daily Devotion: Happy New Year

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. Genesis 1:1 Good morning Prayer Team! Today we mark two events in the life of the church. First…

Sep 01, 2015
Orthodox News

Church of St. Athanasius Leveled by Albanian Government

Today on August 26, 2015, before dawn at around 4 o’clock in the morning, in order not to confront the residents of Dhermi in Himara, the Orthodox church…

Aug 27, 2015
The Children's Word

The Children’s Word: A Church in a House?

Welcome to The Children’s Word, a weekly ministry of the Orthodox Christian Network brought to you by Presvytera Alexandra Houck! This week: Have…

Aug 26, 2015
Orthodox News

DRE Releases New “Zine”: The Church: We Are One in Christ

A new “zine” from the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Department of Religious Education (DRE) is here to help. This colorful mini-magazine, “The Church:…

Aug 06, 2015
Pemptousia Partnership

The Mystery of the Church and the Phenomenon of Heresies

The phenomenon of heresies has been present from the first steps of the Church towards preaching the Gospel to the world. It’s a phenomenon which, from…

Jul 10, 2015
Orthodox News

NBC: Arson Attack on Church of the Loaves and Fishes

Arsonists attacked the Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes in Tabgha, Israel, leaving the building in ruins. The church was a modern…

Jun 18, 2015
The Sounding Blog

A Little History Lesson

Not long ago​,​the question about whether or not Orthodox Churches could accept homosexuality as a valid lifestyle came to the fore.  The year was…

Jun 16, 2015
Be Transfigured

I’m Distracted by Others in Church

Many people have questions about our Orthodox Christian Faith. Many simply do not remember what they learned in Sunday School. Many are not comfortable…

Jun 15, 2015