Can Kids Be Saints?

Can Kids Be Saints?

Kids Can Be Saints The Bravest Kids are Kids who are Saints. Our Orthodox Church remembers lots of children who became saints. And why are they saints? Well, because they loved (and still love) God very much! Even though they were kids, they knew that loving our Lord, Jesus Christ...

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Encomium on All Saints – Part II

Encomium on All Saints – Part II

Saint John Chrysostom   But let’s not merely listen to what’s been said, that is that there were hot coals below the wounded bodies, but let’s think how we feel when we suddenly come down with a fever. We think that life’s unbearable, we’re upset, we fret, we gripe like...

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What Is a Saint?

What Is a Saint?

Our primary goal at the  Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is to share the truth of Orthodoxy with the world. Our secondary goal is to generate fruitful conversations that strengthen us in our own faith and increase our ability to share it in meaningful ways with our fellow human beings. This is why...

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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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Watch: The Sunday of All Saints

Watch: The Sunday of All Saints

In this episode of Good News for a Change, Fr. Constantine Lazarakis shares thoughts on the Sunday of All Saints. He begins by recounting how people from his past seemed to have such a deep and abiding faith. He realized that people from his past, of different generations, shared the...

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