Christian Persecution in the Muslim World

Christian Persecution in the Muslim World

As tragic events continue to unfold in lands where the early Christian church flourished, OCN asks you to join us in prayer for Christians suffering and dying in the Middle East.

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Let Us Pray for Them

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. Please join us in praying for our brothers and sisters who are suffering in the Syrian conflict.

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Syrian War and Contrapposto

Syrian War and Contrapposto

U.S. involvement in the war in Syria might come. I fear. But, isn’t this the same fear as always? Isn’t it the fear that is sprouted from a weak or incomplete faith? Isn’t it, ultimately, a fear of suffering and death with fear being the opposite of faith? Fear exposes...

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Alone in a Foreign Land, Syrian Refugees Face New Fears and Sacrifices

Alone in a Foreign Land, Syrian Refugees Face New Fears and Sacrifices

Fleeing the violence in Syria with only the clothes on their backs, this refugee mother and her children welcome the quilts and personal hygiene kits distributed by IOCC at Domiz Regugee Camp in northwestern Iraq. (Photo credit: www.IOCC.org — CAPNI) IOCC marked World Refugee Day on June 20, 2013 in...

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