Epiphany, Christmas, and the March for Life

Epiphany, Christmas, and the March for Life

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines the week of January 13, 2017 * The Twelve days of Christmas conclude with Epiphany celebrations from...

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Watch an Interview with Metropolitan Tikhon on March for Life 2017

WASHINGTON, DC — Watch the Interview.  OCN interviewed His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon to speak about his experiences at the March for Life and the Orthodox Church’s presence at the protest.  His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon will join other Orthodox Christian hierarchs, seminarians, and clergy and faithful from around the country in the annual march,...

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An Orthodox Presence at the March for Life

An Orthodox Presence at the March for Life

Annual DC March for Life to be held Friday, January 27 WASHINGTON, DC  January 22, 2017 marks the 44th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion in the United States, and Orthodox Christians from across the US will be among those gathering in the US Capital...

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Orthodox News: Syrian Bishops, Prison Ministry, March for Life

Orthodox News: Syrian Bishops, Prison Ministry, March for Life

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church.  I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines this week. 1000 Days and More, Remembering The Syrian Kidnapped Bishops of Aleppo State of Florida court says, Religious...

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Strong Orthodox presence at DC March for Life—despite the weather!

Strong Orthodox presence at DC March for Life—despite the weather!

January 22, 2016 WASHINGTON, DC Despite the brutal weather and the threat of the worst snowfall in the US capital in some 90 years, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, clergy and seminarians, and faithful from across the country took part in the annual March for Life here on Friday, January...

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Sanctity of Life and Sacred Music

Sanctity of Life and Sacred Music

  Orthodox Christians for Life are gathering once again for the Washington, DC March for Life on January 22, 2016 marking the 43rd Anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion in the United States. This year, His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon, Primate of the Orthodox Church of America,...

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Orthodox Host Retreat Following March for Life

Orthodox Host Retreat Following March for Life

  WASHINGTON, DC Friday, January 22, 2016 marks the 43rd Anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion in the United States, on which Orthodox Christians from across the country will gather in the US Capital for the annual March for Life or participate in similar regional gatherings. His...

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Orthodox Bishops’ Reflections on the March for Life

Orthodox Bishops’ Reflections on the March for Life

On January 21-22, 2015, a delegation representing the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America participated in the 42nd annual March for Life in Washington, DC and related events. Three of the bishops who participated in the delegation—Metropolitan Tikhon, Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos and Bishop Michael—share their...

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Assembly Delegation to Participate in March for Life in Our Nation’s Capital 

Assembly Delegation to Participate in March for Life in Our Nation’s Capital 

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America will send a delegation to the annual March for Life, Thursday, January 22, 2015 in Washington, DC. The date marks the 42nd anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion. Metropolitan Methodios will lead the delegation. He...

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The March for Life and Orthodox Christians

The March for Life and Orthodox Christians

WHAT IS THE MARCH FOR LIFE? The March for Life is a peaceful, prayerful, and rally that takes place every year in Washington, D.C., on the sorrowful anniversary of the Supreme Court decision *Roe v. Wade* that legalized abortion in the United States over forty years ago. Participants process...

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