Live from the Concordia Annual Summit New York 2017

Live from the Concordia Annual Summit New York 2017

Watch Now and here from Concordia Co-Founder Matthew Swift; President and CEO of Winrock International, Rodney Ferguson, and OCN Digital Disciples Students of Hellenic College Holy Cross. The Orthodox Christian Network is honored to have been selected as one of the media outlets covering the Concordia Annual Summit. Stay tuned in...

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OCN to Participate in 2017 Concordia Annual Summit: Shaping the Future of Global Collaboration

OCN to Participate in 2017 Concordia Annual Summit: Shaping the Future of Global Collaboration

OCN to Participate in 2017 Concordia Annual Summit: Shaping the Future of Global Collaboration. The OCN is honored to have been selected as one of the media outlets covering the Concordia Annual Summit. Watch out for event coverage and interviews this week! NEW YORK, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The largest nonpartisan forum...

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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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Official statement of the Heads of Churches in Jerusalem on the Protection of Christian Properties

Official statement of the Heads of Churches in Jerusalem on the Protection of Christian Properties

The heads of the major churches in Jerusalem, including the Catholic, Greek Orthodox and Lutheran churches, issued a joint statement accusing Israel of undermining Christianity in the Holy Land, condemning a recent judgement in the “Jaffa Gate” case and a proposed bill to nationalize lands owned by the churches.  ...

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Third Annual Solemn Vespers for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Third Annual Solemn Vespers for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Faith Leaders from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago and the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago Observe the Third Annual Solemn Vespers for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation Roman Catholic Bishop Francis J. Kane, Greek Orthodox Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, and Roman Catholic Very Rev....

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Ecumenical Patriarch in Budapest

Ecumenical Patriarch in Budapest

In August 2017, His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew visited Budapest on the feast day of Holy King Stephen and was presented with a building donated by the Hungarian Government for the Orthodox Exarchate of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in Hungary. His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew officially visited Hungary on 20 August 2017...

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International Orthodox Christian Charities Responds to Devastation of Hurricane Harvey

International Orthodox Christian Charities Responds to Devastation of Hurricane Harvey

IOCC is closely monitoring the path of Hurricane Harvey and implementing aid and relief plans.  It remains in contact with its partners in the area and expresses its prayers and concerns for all those affected. International Orthodox Christian Charities Responds to Devastation of Hurricane Harvey August 29 (Baltimore, MD) The...

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IOCC Monitors Hurricane Harvey’s Path

IOCC Monitors Hurricane Harvey’s Path

IOCC is closely monitoring the progression of Hurricane Harvey as it continues to impact Southern Texas and Louisiana. IOCC staff remains in contact with partners, including members of national and local VOADs (Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster) and expresses concern for the well-being of the people in the path of...

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Metropolitan Kallistos Ware on the Renewing the Male and Female Diaconate in the Orthodox Church 2017 Conference

Metropolitan Kallistos Ware on the Renewing the Male and Female Diaconate in the Orthodox Church 2017 Conference

Renewing the Male and Female Diaconate in the Orthodox Church 2017 Conference On October 6-7, 2017, the St. Phoebe Center for the Deaconess will hold its 2017 conference: Renewing the Males and Female Diaconate in the Orthodox Church.  This Pan-Orthodox conference will examine the theology, history, and purpose of the...

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4th Annual  National Conference on Orthodox Christian Schools Held in Des Plaines, Illinois

4th Annual National Conference on Orthodox Christian Schools Held in Des Plaines, Illinois

4TH ANNUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS HELD IN DES PLAINES, ILLINOIS Clergy, Administrators, Teachers, and Leaders from 25 Orthodox Christian Schools from 11 States and the Nations of Albania and Estonia Gather DES PLAINES, IL:  On Friday and Saturday, August 11 and 12, St John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church...

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OCMC News – Christian Witness in Kenya: You are Needed for OCMCs Last Teams of 2017!

OCMC News – Christian Witness in Kenya: You are Needed for OCMCs Last Teams of 2017!

Share in a Journey of Faith by participating on a short-term OCMC Team this year!  Be a witness of Orthodoxy to the world by joining over 110 individuals who have already served on a Mission Team in 2017. There are still openings to participate with and assist the Church in...

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National Philoptochos News – Warm Hearts Reach Across Philoptochos To Provide Aid

National Philoptochos News – Warm Hearts Reach Across Philoptochos To Provide Aid

Warm Hearts Reach Across Philoptochos To Provide Aid One of the great strengths of a national organization is its unique ability to provide assistance locally, regionally and nationally. A recent case in Cranston, Rhode Island is the perfect example of this collaboration. A woman whom we will call Anna traveled...

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