Young Adults and Young Adult Ministries in American Orthodox Christian Parishes

Young Adults and Young Adult Ministries in American Orthodox Christian Parishes

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, Alexei D. Krindatch, Research Coordinator,  Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America The study “Young Adults and Young Adult Ministries in American Orthodox Christian Parishes” has been released by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA. Download the study report here:...

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The 3rd Archon International Conference on Religious Freedom

The 3rd Archon International Conference on Religious Freedom

The Persecution of Christians in the Holy Lands & Middle East – Consequences & Solutions The Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate are hosting The 3rd Archon International Conference on Religious Freedom in Washington, D.C. on December 4-6, 2017.   The Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate will engage scholars, human rights advocates,...

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Interview with with George Possas, Recipient of The Greatest Generation Award at Washington Oxi Day Foundation 2017

Interview with with George Possas, Recipient of The Greatest Generation Award at Washington Oxi Day Foundation 2017

OCN interviewed George Possas, recipient of the The Greatest Generation Award at the Washington OXI Dat Foundation 2017.   Photo Credit Washington OXI Day Foundation ABOUT THE WASHINGTON OXI DAY FOUNDATION The Washington Oxi Day Foundation is a nonprofit, 501c3 organization dedicated to informing American policymakers and the public about the...

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Interview with Peter Vlachos, Recipient of the 2017 OXI Day Foundation Jaharis Service Award

Interview with Peter Vlachos, Recipient of the 2017 OXI Day Foundation Jaharis Service Award

OCN interviewed Peter Vlachos, recipient of the 2017 Washington OXI Day Foundation Jaharis Service Award.   ABOUT THE WASHINGTON OXI DAY FOUNDATION The Washington Oxi Day Foundation is a nonprofit, 501c3 organization dedicated to informing American policymakers and the public about the profound role Greece played in bringing about the...

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BECOMING TRULY HUMAN DOCUMENTARY IN SELECT THEATERS!

BECOMING TRULY HUMAN DOCUMENTARY IN SELECT THEATERS!

TICKETS ON SALE NOW for “BECOMING TRULY HUMAN’ in SELECT THEATERS, NOV 8th and 9th. Click Here to find showings and get tickets. BECOMING TRULY HUMAN is a documentary that looks at the rise of the “nones,” or those with no religious affiliation. As of 2015, surveys report that this growing...

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Orthodox Voices of America: “Dealing with Confessions that Shake your Core”

Orthodox Voices of America: “Dealing with Confessions that Shake your Core”

Watch Now.  Pan Orthodox United has shared this video from the Orthodox Voices of America on the topic of “Dealing with Confessions that Shake your Core.”  Fr. Michael Tassos of St. Luke’s Orthodox Church explain how he handles these painful confessions by praying for the individual.  Also available to view on...

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OCMC News – Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes OCMC representatives to OCA Chancery

OCMC News – Metropolitan Tikhon welcomes OCMC representatives to OCA Chancery

His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon hosted representatives of the Orthodox Christian Mission Center at the Chancery of the Orthodox Church in America here on Friday, October 20, 2017. Meeting with Metropolitan Tikhon were Father Martin Ritsi, OCMC Executive Director, and Protonica Michelle Jannakos, Development Officer. Father Martin briefed Metropolitan Tikhon...

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Orthodox Voices of America: “Suicide to be with Christ”

Orthodox Voices of America: “Suicide to be with Christ”

Watch Now. Pan Orthodox United has shared this video from the Orthodox Voices of America on the topic of “Suicide to be with Christ.”  Fr. Michael Tassos of St. Luke’s Orthodox Church speaks on the subject.  Also available to watch on Facebook. ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN)...

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Visit of His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch on October 21-22, 2017

Visit of His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch on October 21-22, 2017

His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch will visit Ss. Peter and Paul Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church, in Potomac, MD,  on October 21-22, 2017.  The OCN is honored to share this event.  Below is a program of events for the visit. The following services will be Live Streamed: Great Vespers...

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Chicagoland Greek Community Unites to Support Hippocratic Cancer Research Center

Chicagoland Greek Community Unites to Support Hippocratic Cancer Research Center

CHICAGOLAND GREEK COMMUNITY UNITES TO SUPPORT HIPPOCRATIC CANCER RESEARCH CENTER Illinois Governor Bruce and Diana Rauner also attend 2nd Annual Wings to Cure Gala CHICAGO, IL: Over 600 members of Chicago’s Greek Community attended the 2nd Annual Black Tie “Wings to Cure Gala” in support of the Hippocratic Cancer Research Foundation...

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Metropolitan Tikhon Issues Statement on the Tragedy in Las Vegas

Metropolitan Tikhon Issues Statement on the Tragedy in Las Vegas

October 2, 2017 SYOSSET, NY His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon, Primate of the Orthodox Church in America, issued the following statement in response to the tragic events in Las Vegas last night. The statement reads: “On behalf of the hierarchs, clergy and faithful of the Orthodox Church in America, we...

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Chicagoland Orthodox Christians Celebrate 125 Years

Chicagoland Orthodox Christians Celebrate 125 Years

CHICAGOLAND ORTHODOX CHRISTIANS CELEBRATE 125 YEARS CHICAGO’S GREEK, RUSSIAN, SERBIAN, UKRAINIAN, ROMANIAN, ALBANIAN, ARABIC AND AMERICAN ORTHODOX CHRISTIANS GATHER FOR PANORTHODOX SERVICE CHICAGO, IL: Chicago’s Greek, Russian, Serbian, Ukrainian, Romanian, Albanian, Arabic and American Orthodox Christians gathered at Lane Tech Auditorium on Saturday, September 30, 2017, for a Pan Orthodox liturgical...

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