Posts about persecution

The Sounding

Cake and Compassion in Arizona

Not so long ago, voices were raised and lawyers were sharpening their swords in America’s latest battle in the ongoing culture war. The owner of Masterpiece…

Mar 17, 2014
Adult Study Classes

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 22

Matthew 10:16 – 25 The Challenge of the King to His Messengers, The Prudence of the King’s Messenger, The Coming of The King, The Kings’…

Feb 16, 2014
The Sounding

The Times They Are A-Changin’

Seriously, you can’t make this stuff up. Recently I came across a news story that had everything: patriarchal men facing off against earnest feminists…

Dec 30, 2013
Orthodox News

Syria’s Ma’loula Again Besieged: Nuns Kidnapped

London, 4 December 2013,  Mr. Daniel Gabriel on behalf of World Council of Arameans: After the recent attacks by militant Islamic forces against the ancient…

Dec 04, 2013
Orthodox News

Hagia Sophia to be Converted into a Mosque

The Turkish government is actively considering converting  Hagia Sophia, one of the treasures of the Orthodox Christian church, into a mosque. Please…

Nov 27, 2013
The Sounding

This is Nothing New

If we watch the news online, we will find video clips and articles of Christians being targeted, humiliated and executed by the Muslim fanatics. In America,…

Sep 24, 2013
OCN Responds

Let Us Pray for Them

A special prayer service for peace and solidarity was held at St. George Antiochian Greek Orthodox Church in Coral Gables, Florida on September 20, 2013….

Sep 20, 2013
Come Receive the Light

Syrian Crisis

You’ve heard plenty from the secular media about the situation in Syria, but how much do you know about the Orthodox Christian community there? Tune…

Sep 12, 2013
OCN Now Radio

Metropolitan Philip on Syria

On OCN Now, join us for an exclusive interview with His Eminence Metropolitan Philip, the primate of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North…

Sep 11, 2013
Come Receive the Light

Dandelions for Dinner

Join us this week for a truly amazing account of war, family, loss and faith. Sam Stamatis joins us to talk about his autobiography, written about his…

Apr 04, 2013
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