On Orthodox Christian Parishes in America

On Orthodox Christian Parishes in America

Listen Now.  Join us as Fr. Chris has a conversation with Alexei Krindatch, The Assembly of Bishops Research Coordinator and the author of many fascinating studies, including the recent Orthodox Christian Churches in 21st Century America: A Parish Life Study and Young Adults and Young Adult Ministries in American Orthodox Christian Parishes.  His study...

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Millennials and the Future of the Faith

Millennials and the Future of the Faith

My name is Charissa, and I’m a millennial. As a millennial, my generation and I are constantly being accused of ruining everything. I’ve read article after article exclaiming with frustration that millennials aren’t doing things the way their parents did, and it’s collapsing the world as we know it! Are...

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Reviewing <i>Woven</i>, An Interactive Book for Teenage Girls

Reviewing Woven, An Interactive Book for Teenage Girls

Woven, written by by Edna King and Zoe Pappas, is an interactive book for the modern teenage girl interested in learning more about Orthodox Christianity. Being 22 and a senior in college, I am a few years older than the target audience for this book. However, I still related to the...

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OCN Hosts First Annual 30 Under 30 Award Celebration

OCN Hosts First Annual 30 Under 30 Award Celebration

Inspire.  Innovate. Motivate. Lead. Celebrate the Future of Orthodoxy. On Saturday, September 9, 2017, the OCN hosted the First Annual 30 Under 30 Award Celebration in Brookline, MA.  Heartfelt congratulations to all 30 award recipients!  What began as a simple idea to scout out and champion the leaders of our...

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Orthodox LIFE School and The Gospel of Luke

Orthodox LIFE School and The Gospel of Luke

Ever felt the need to leave behind the distractions of your day and focus solely on God? To take the time to pray and learn more about what is God’s will for you? Listen Now.  Our first interview is with  Rev. Hieromonk Innocent (Green), the Superior of St. John of...

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Modern Trials to Our Ancient Faith: The Challenges to Living Orthodoxy in America

Modern Trials to Our Ancient Faith: The Challenges to Living Orthodoxy in America

“Rules, Rituals and Story – How We Experience and Share our Faith” If you had a choice between memorizing and learning a bunch of rules to follow, or reading or watching an exciting story, which activity would you pick? Most would choose the latter. Despite our universal love of story,...

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Graduation – A Beginning of Something New

Graduation – A Beginning of Something New

May is quickly approaching, and for many that means finishing up a college semester with projects and finals. For some of you, that may also mean college graduation. With college soon behind you, you may be wondering what lies ahead.  The job search can be a daunting one, especially if you are...

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Faith and Student Loans

Faith and Student Loans

What’s the riskiest financial decision you’ll have to make before you turn 18 years old? If you think it’s buying a car – wrong. If you think it’s the opportunity cost of backpacking for a year through the Greece – wrong. The answer is…drumroll please…taking out a student loan. But,...

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Watch Be the Bee – Episode 85 – Be The Sower

Watch Be the Bee – Episode 85 – Be The Sower

Inspired by the Department of Youth & Young Adult Ministries of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature outstanding programs of “young adults coming together in faith, fellowship, and service” .   Watch Be the Bee Episode #85 – Be The Sower You’ve probably heard the...

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Real Weekend 2015 – Get Involved!

Real Weekend 2015 – Get Involved!

Inspired by the Department of Youth & Young Adult Ministries of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature outstanding programs of “young adults coming together in faith, fellowship, and service” .   #RealWeekend2015 The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese and the Y2AM Team are challenging young adults across...

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