“Christian Unity on Matters of Religious Liberty – Being a Disciple of Christ in “Your Jerusalem” by Bill Marianes

“Christian Unity on Matters of Religious Liberty – Being a Disciple of Christ in “Your Jerusalem” by Bill Marianes

The Orthodox Christian Network features the important work of organizations that promote religious freedom, defend Christian Rights and stand against Christian persecution.  You have our resound commitment to be a resource of compassion, a voice of help, and active participant to helping all in need. “The Christian Rights & Freedom...

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Christian Rights & Freedom Institute, Kickoff Nov. 19th

Christian Rights & Freedom Institute, Kickoff Nov. 19th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 6 November 2015 ST KATHERINE INAUGURATES CRF INSTITUTE (CRFI) RELIGIOUS FREEDOM SUBSCRIPTION SERIES IN NAPLES Registration is open for the Christian Rights & Freedom Institute’s (CRFI) Inaugural Season Subscription Series of lectures and special events on religious freedom, it was announced today by Fr. Philemon Patitsas, Presiding...

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IOCC Helps Syrian Refugees on Chios

IOCC Helps Syrian Refugees on Chios

News from our sister ministry, the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), the official international humanitarian organization of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America: IOCC RELIEF EASES HARDSHIP FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES AND GREEK HOSTS October 20, 2015 (Baltimore, MD)— In spite of worsening weather on...

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60th Anniversary of the Tragic Persecution of Christians in Turkey

60th Anniversary of the Tragic Persecution of Christians in Turkey

Across the world, Christians are suffering for their faith, and we beseech you to remember the past and get involved.  Inspired by the Christian Rights and Freedom Institute founded by St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Naples, Florida and the South Florida Archons, the Orthodox Christian Network features important news on...

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BREAKING: Second Attack on Orthodox Church in Dhermi, Albania

BREAKING: Second Attack on Orthodox Church in Dhermi, Albania

The Church of St. Athanasius is again violated and the life of the priest endangered. On Friday, August 21st, 2015, a very serious act of vandalism took place at the holy church of St. Athanasius in the town of Dhërmi. Unidentified persons driving cars without license plates destroyed the cement...

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Albanian Government Attempts Destruction of Orthodox Church

Albanian Government Attempts Destruction of Orthodox Church

On August 20th, 2015, during the festive period of the Theotokos, in the town of Dhërmi in Southern Albania, the local community of Orthodox faithful was provoked by a serious incident, caused by the local government authorities with the support of law enforcement. Unexpectedly, municipality employees of Himara went to...

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Ecumenical Patriarchate Religious Freedom Lecture presented by Order of Saint Andrew at Oxford University

Ecumenical Patriarchate Religious Freedom Lecture presented by Order of Saint Andrew at Oxford University

Oxford, United Kingdom – On March 27, 2015, with the blessings of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, National Commander Dr. Anthony J. Limberakis presented a dynamic multimedia lecture regarding the religious freedom crisis asphyxiating the Ecumenical Patriarchate at the Harris Manchester College at the renowned University of Oxford sponsored by...

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Archbishop Jovan of Ohrid Released from Prison

Archbishop Jovan of Ohrid Released from Prison

His Eminence Archbishop Jovan of Ohrid was released from prison on February 2, ending 1,147 straight days of his third prison term in the Republic of Macedonia (FYROM). The Archbishop, ordained in 2005 by the Serbian Orthodox Church, has faced criminal charges and been imprisoned three times by Macedonian authorities...

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Archons of South Florida to Host Religious Freedom Events

Archons of South Florida to Host Religious Freedom Events

Regional Commander John Scurtis reports the Archons of South Florida will be hosting several religious freedom events, including: FRIDAY, JANUARY 23, 2015 (7:00 PM) John Zavitsanos Esq., Archon Ekdikos, National Council Member has been invited by the Saint Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Naples, FL to speak on: Islamic Influence...

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Houston Subpoena Withdrawn: Law School Dean Comments

Houston Subpoena Withdrawn: Law School Dean Comments

Did you read Fr. Lawrence’s response to Houston Mayor Parker’s subpoena demanding area pastors submit their sermons? Today we received a letter from one of our listeners, informing us that the subpoena has been withdrawn. She also sent us a statement made by Richard Kelsey, Assistant Dean of the George Mason...

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