Interview With Metropolitan Nikolaos on The Global Financial Crisis

Interview With Metropolitan Nikolaos on The Global Financial Crisis

The global financial crisis has come to affect everyone around the globe in one way or another.  The following article addresses some thoughts from Metropolitan Nikolaos of Mesogea and Lavreotiki.  The information comes from an interview Metropolitan Nikolaos did with Pemptousia about the economic crisis and how it relates to the...

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Monk Anatolios Kavsokalyvitis (1862-1938)

Monk Anatolios Kavsokalyvitis (1862-1938)

Monk Anatolios Kavsokalyvitis (1862-1938), who displayed happiness “like a child.” When we look to the Holy Mountain of Mount Athos in Greece, we often hope to have our minds and hearts graced with even a touch of the great wisdom that the monastic life produces. Yet, often times the most...

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Extensive crisis- Βιώνουμε πολυετή κρίση

Extensive crisis- Βιώνουμε πολυετή κρίση

Βιώνουμε πολυετή κρίση Η κρίση που μαστίζει τα τελευταία χρόνια όλη μας την ύπαρξη έχει αφήσει σημάδια στη ψυχή μας. Αυτές οι πληγές θέλουν γιατρειά. Μακάρι οι άνθρωποι να καταλάβουν οτι η μοναδική θεραπεία βρίσκεται στα χέρια του Θεού Extensive crisis The crisis that prevails over the last years has...

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Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Oxi Day on October 28 2015

Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Oxi Day on October 28 2015

Inspired by the The Washington Oxi Day Foundation, the Orthodox Christian Network features their important work to “inform American policymakers and the public about the profound role Greece played in bringing about the outcome of World War II and celebrating modern day heroes who exhibit the same courage as the Greeks did in...

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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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Where There Is Faith, There Is Hope

Where There Is Faith, There Is Hope

Do you know what is really going on in Greece? We weren’t sure either, so we’ve invited Dr. Timothy Patitsas to speak with Fr. Chris. Timothy is the Assistant Professor of Ethics at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology; the Director of the St. Helen’s Pilgrimage, the study abroad...

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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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Ground-Breaking Conference Begins May 7 – Tune In!

Ground-Breaking Conference Begins May 7 – Tune In!

The first ever International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care is about to begin. The event opens at 8:00 AM on May 7, at the Hotel Divani Apollon Palace in Vouliagmeni, Athens, but you can also watch the conference live on the event website, http://www.dmopc15.com/. OCN is honored...

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Economic Crisis in Greece: An Update

Economic Crisis in Greece: An Update

In this episode, Fr. Christopher Metropulos speaks with Constantine M. Triantafilou, the Executive Director of International Orthodox Christian Charities, about the continuing economic crisis in Greece. With the help of generous support from the Jaharis Family Foundation Inc., the Hellenic Initiative, and others, the IOCC will be endeavoring to provide...

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IOCC Expands Effort to Address Malnutrition in Greece with Aid to Agriculture Cooperatives

IOCC Expands Effort to Address Malnutrition in Greece with Aid to Agriculture Cooperatives

IOCC EXPANDS EFFORT TO ADDRESS MALNUTRITION IN GREECE WITH AID TO AGRICULTURE COOPERATIVES The Jaharis Family Foundation, Inc. Announces Second $1 Million Challenge Grant February 10, 2015 (Baltimore, Md.) – With support from The Jaharis Family Foundation, Inc., International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) today announced a new program to assist...

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