All Saints Summer Camp

All Saints Summer Camp

All Saints Summer Camp is an OCA regional camp sponsored by the Dallas Deanery and the Mississippi River Deanery of the Diocese of the South. The camp was founded by Archbishop Dmitri of blessed memory and is open to all youth ages 8 to 18. This year the camp had...

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Freedom in Christ

Freedom in Christ

“It is not freedom when we say everything is permitted. This is slavery.” These words from St​.​ Paisios the Athonite, one of the newly canonized saints of our Church, could well be directed towards our individualist, contemporary society. On this July 4th weekend, we Americans celebrate the freedom we received on the occasion...

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IOCC Expands Relief to Greece’s Growing Poor

IOCC Expands Relief to Greece’s Growing Poor

July 6, 2015 (Baltimore, MD)— Greece’s rapidly declining economy has prompted the country’s banks to close their doors, leaving millions of stunned families and elderly without access to their savings, wages, and pensions. The uncertain future brought on by the country’s financial crisis is heightening the threat of hunger and...

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Introduction of the Papal Encyclical, Laudato Si’ at the United Nations

Introduction of the Papal Encyclical, Laudato Si’ at the United Nations

Report by John Grim and Mary Evelyn Tucker Directors, Yale Forum on Religion and Ecology http://fore.yale.edu/ On June 30, 2015 a high level discussion was held marking the publication of the encyclical Laudato Si’. With over 600 in attendance Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the...

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