OCAMPR Annual Conference “On Pain and Suffering” November 3-5, 2016

OCAMPR Annual Conference “On Pain and Suffering” November 3-5, 2016

OCAMPR, an international, pan-Orthodox organization endorsed by the Assembly of Canonical Bishops of the United States of America, is excited to announce this year’s Conference, “On Pain and Suffering,” to be held Nov. 3-5, 2016, at Holy Cross seminary, Brookline, MA. The complete program, registration and hotel information will be...

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Clergy Deserve Our Sincere Appreciation.

Clergy Deserve Our Sincere Appreciation.

October is Clergy Appreciation Month! It’s like Father’s Day, but not really.  On Father’s Day we show appreciation for our fathers (and father figures) who have guided and loved us through all our faults and graces.  They love us because of the sincere and intimate relationships we have with them:...

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Men in Black: Video about Orthodox Clergy and Monastic Attire

Men in Black: Video about Orthodox Clergy and Monastic Attire

Why do Orthodox clergy and monastics dress like they do? In this short documentary, Abbot Tryphon explains that the clothing worn by Orthodox clergy and monastics is evangelical in its nature. He says that “As Orthodox, this attire that we wear . . . is a great opportunity.” He recalls...

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