OCMC News – A Growing Missionary Family: The Patitsas Family, OCMC’s Newest Missionaries to New Zealand

OCMC News – A Growing Missionary Family: The Patitsas Family, OCMC’s Newest Missionaries to New Zealand

Please pray for OCMC’s newest missionaries Fr. Paul and Pres. Katerina Patitsas who are currently serving at the Church of the Holy Trinity in Auckland, New Zealand. Through your support that can further answer their call to share the Faith with the people of New Zealand and throughout the islands...

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A Word from OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi on Mission Sunday

A Word from OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi on Mission Sunday

Inspired by the OCMC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding missionary outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers the Gospel worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to so respond to the missionary calling.  Please join us in raising awareness for...

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Making a Difference During Spring Break

Making a Difference During Spring Break

  Spring Break is a time to relax, rest, be renewed, and even have some fun for many college students. For numerous Hellenic College Holy Cross students, though, it’s a time for putting their faith into action. Thirty-two HCHC students will be traveling around the world on a variety of...

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Part of a Growing Movement: Jennifer Rice, OCMC’s Newest Missionary Candidate to Guatemala

Part of a Growing Movement: Jennifer Rice, OCMC’s Newest Missionary Candidate to Guatemala

Photo: Jennifer Rice is OCMC’s newest missionary candidate to Guatemala where she will teach about the Faith and Liturgical music. Please pray for her as she raises the support she needs to begin her service.   Inspired by the OCMC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding missionary outreach...

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Mission Sunday, March 13th, is Almost Here!

Mission Sunday, March 13th, is Almost Here!

Inspired by the OCMC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding missionary outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers the Gospel worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to so respond to the missionary calling.  Please join us in raising awareness for...

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Reach Youth Where Youth Ministry is Emerging

Reach Youth Where Youth Ministry is Emerging

Inspired by the OCMC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding missionary outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers the Gospel worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to so respond to the missionary calling.  Please join us in raising awareness for...

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OCMC News – Remembering Michael Jaharis: A Man Dedicated to Sharing the Faith

OCMC News – Remembering Michael Jaharis: A Man Dedicated to Sharing the Faith

Inspired by the OCMC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding missionary outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers the Gospel worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to so respond to the missionary calling.  Please join us in raising awareness for...

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Ierapostolé, The One Sent from Christ

Ierapostolé, The One Sent from Christ

  The work of those sent by God I am writing to you from New Zealand.  It may be that you did not know that the Orthodox Church does Ierapostolé in New Zealand and it is only recently that the Greek Orthodox Church, at the direction of the Œumenical Patriarchate...

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OCMC Announcement – CORRECTED: Help Grow Orthodox Missions by Working at the OCMC

OCMC Announcement – CORRECTED: Help Grow Orthodox Missions by Working at the OCMC

by OCMC Announcement (Posted 2/10/2016) The Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) is currently seeking qualified applicants for the positions of Annual Gifts Officer and Development Officer. The Annual Gifts Officer will oversee all aspects of Annual Giving, including, but not limited to, annual recurring gifts, some direct mail appeals, donor...

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OCMC News – OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi Meets with the Ecumenical Patriarch, His All-Holiness Bartholomew

OCMC News – OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi Meets with the Ecumenical Patriarch, His All-Holiness Bartholomew

by Alex Goodwin (Posted 1/7/2016) On Friday, December 11th, 2015, following a lunch hosted at the Patriarchate, OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi had a private meeting with the Ecumenical Patriarch, His All-Holiness Bartholomew. Fr. Martin, on behalf of the Mission Center’s board, staff, missionaries, volunteers, and supporters thanked the Ecumenical...

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