Musings from a Grateful Convert: Fountain of Youth

Musings from a Grateful Convert: Fountain of Youth

I have always said, “If you want to stay young, hang with young people.” This is no more true than what I have experienced being with the brilliant and holy young folks in the Orthodox Christian Fellowship where I live. The poem below is my tribute to OCF members everywhere....

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Georgetown University’s Orthodox Christian Fellowship Chapter Hosts an Interfaith Ministry for Refugees

Georgetown University’s Orthodox Christian Fellowship Chapter Hosts an Interfaith Ministry for Refugees

On Wednesday, April 19th, Georgetown University’s Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) chapter hosted an Interfaith Ministry for Refugees, where students learned more about the humanitarian relief work of International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) and other charities in Greece.  The event provided students with a chance to get involved and support the...

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Georgetown OCF Honors Fr. Constantine White

Georgetown OCF Honors Fr. Constantine White

On Tuesday, November 1, 2016, Georgetown University’s Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) chapter held a Great Vespers service as the University honored Fr. Constantine White for thirty years of pastoral leadership and devoted service to the Orthodox Christian Chaplaincy and the Georgetown University community.   The Great Vespers service, for the...

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OCF on Georgetown’s Campus

OCF on Georgetown’s Campus

Does your campus have an Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF)? What is OCF? OCF is a national campus ministry designed to provide students with opportunities to encounter Christ and grow in their Orthodox faith while in college. They accomplish this through their growing network of on-campus chapters led by talented students,...

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Orthodox College Students Have Amazing Choices for Real Break 2017

Orthodox College Students Have Amazing Choices for Real Break 2017

It’s not too early to start thinking about Spring Break. Orthodox Christian Fellowship, OCF, Real Break 2017 is a great way to spend the week making a difference in the world. Making a Difference OCF’s Real Break aims to prepare college students to be socially informed Orthodox Christian citizens of...

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Fall 2016 Mid-Atlantic Regional OCF Retreat

Fall 2016 Mid-Atlantic Regional OCF Retreat

On October 7, 2016 – October 8, 2016, the Mid-Atlantic Orthodox Christian Fellowship  (OCF) will host a retreat titled, “Mystical Beauty: Exploring the Liturgical Arts & How They Point Us Towards Heaven” Guest speaker: Fr. Patrick O’Rourke. College Students & Young Adults (ages 18-24) are invited to attend. The retreat will take...

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October 2 is OCF Sunday

October 2 is OCF Sunday

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA has designated Sunday, October 2 as Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) College Student Sunday. 2016 College Student Sunday Encyclical October 2, 2016 “Come and See” Beloved Clergy, Godly Monastics, and Blessed Faithful, We greet you with joy as we announce the date...

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University of Illinois OCF Begins New Academic Year

University of Illinois OCF Begins New Academic Year

The Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) Chapter of the University of Illinois, located in Urbana-Champaign, ushered in the beginning of the new academic year. Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) is the official collegiate campus ministry program under the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America. On Sunday afternoon,...

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Syrian Bishops, Real Break and Christian Persecution

Syrian Bishops, Real Break and Christian Persecution

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, April 8th, 2016.  Attacks on Christians Continue in India  Remembering the two Kidnapped Syrian Bishops...

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Real Break New Orleans

Real Break New Orleans

It has allowed me to serve God by aiding those who need the work of our hands. The Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF), our sister ministry, is the official collegiate campus ministry program under the Assembly of Canonical Bishops of the United Stated of America. Charged with connecting Orthodox college students...

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