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SERIES “AN UNTOLD TALE: THE HOLOCAUST IN GREECE” TO BE HELD IN MILWAUKEE JANUARY – MARCH

SERIES “AN UNTOLD TALE: THE HOLOCAUST IN GREECE” TO BE HELD IN MILWAUKEE JANUARY – MARCH

SERIES “AN UNTOLD TALE: THE HOLOCAUST IN GREECE” TO BE HELD IN MILWAUKEE JANUARY – MARCH THE GREEK ORTHODOX METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO, STS CONSTANTINE & HELEN GREEK ORTHODOX PARISH OF WAUWATOSA, AND ANNUCIATION GREEK ORTHODOX PARISH OF MILWAUKEE PARTNER WITH JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER OF MILWAUKEE AND NATHAN & ESTHER PELZ...
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Jonathan Jackson: Experiences from Greece

Jonathan Jackson: Experiences from Greece

Watch Now For Jonathan Jackson Greece is a place of ancient and modern Saints. In that way he describes his and his family experience by visiting Greece and Mount Athos in this part of his exclusive interview to Pemptousia. Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK The Orthodox Christian...
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National Philoptochos Donates to Greece and Cyprus

National Philoptochos Donates to Greece and Cyprus

NATIONAL PHILOPTOCHOS ANNOUNCES $115,000 IN DISBURSEMENTS FOR GREECE AND CYPRUS BRINGING TOTAL SUPPORT TO $789,120 New York, NY:  As we celebrate Independence Day and the ideals and principles of our homeland, a country of immigrants, we remain committed to and supportive of our ancestral homes. Accordingly, the Greek Orthodox Ladies...
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Finding Orthodoxy in the Heritage Greece Experience

Finding Orthodoxy in the Heritage Greece Experience

Photo: The author visiting the Chapel of St. George in Athens, Greece During the past two weeks, I had the pleasure of participating in the Heritage Greece program. The program is akin to “birthright Israel”, in that Greek-Americans (between the ages of 18 and 26) are given the opportunity to travel...
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The Dormition of Theotokos around Greece, Οι Παναγιές της Ελλάδας

The Dormition of Theotokos around Greece, Οι Παναγιές της Ελλάδας

Listen as Dimitris Karavasilis, host of True Life- a Greek production of the Orthodox Christian Network, offers a reflection to enlighten our daily lives with the light of Scripture and wisdom of the Church fathers. This week: the Dormition of Theotokos around Greece. Οι Παναγιές της Ελλάδας Στην σημερινή εκπομπή...
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IOCC Shares News of Work in Greece

IOCC Shares News of Work in Greece

Greece is in the grips of a double crisis…struggling to pull itself out of economic turmoil that has driven thousands of families into poverty, and trying to assist tens of thousands of refugees and migrants stranded in Greece with Europe’s borders closed. International Orthodox Christian Charities, or IOCC, is on...
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IOCC Creates Jobs in Greece

IOCC Creates Jobs in Greece

May 25, 2016 (Baltimore, MD) — For more than a decade, Christos, 38, made a living selling sweets and newspapers at his busy Athens kiosk. But his business took a drastic downturn along with Greece’s economy, making it harder each month to pay rent and grocery bills. With few job...
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The Hurriyet Daily News reports on ‘Orthodox Council moved from Turkey to Greece over Russia crisis’

The Hurriyet Daily News reports on ‘Orthodox Council moved from Turkey to Greece over Russia crisis’

  Inspired by the The Order of St. Andrew of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, The Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the good works and deeds of faith that defend and promote the Orthodox Christian faith and tradition. An Archon is an honoree by His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew for...
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‘Give for Greece’ Campaign Extends Aid to Those Most Vulnerable

‘Give for Greece’ Campaign Extends Aid to Those Most Vulnerable

The arrival of freezing cold and snowfall in northern Greece also brings renewed worries to the region’s caregiver institutions. More than five years after the onset, Greece’s economy remains in crisis. Without government assistance, the state run homes sheltering 1,800 elderly, orphans and disabled struggle to protect the health and...
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Humans of New York Interviews Refugees in Greece

Humans of New York Interviews Refugees in Greece

Have you heard of HUMANS of NEW YORK?  It’s a website Brandon Stanton started when he found himself “between jobs.”  With a camera in hand, he set out to interview the people in New York City.  He finds fascinating people, takes their portrait, and gets a quote.  Brandon has a...
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Giving Greece a Helping Hand

Giving Greece a Helping Hand

What’s going on in the Mediterranian Sea?  International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is responding to the current events in Greece and Syria.  Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with IOCC Executive Director and CEO, Constantine Triantafilou, on their present needs and effective partnerships.  Want to be part of something great?  Please visit iocc.org/GiveForGreece or...
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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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