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IOCC Provides Greece with Emergency Supply to Feed Livestock

Wednesday, September 12, 2007
The Peloponnese, Greece) The plan to bring relief to the farmers of Greece is underway with International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) beginning its distribution of 170 metric tons of animal feed on Saturday. IOCC will provide farmers with an emergency supply of animal feed for small (sheep, goats, pigs) and large livestock (horses, bulls, cows)—a total of 53,000 head of livestock. Read more...

New Access to Medical Care for Ethiopians - IOCC Announces the Completion of a Medical Clinic in Ethiopia’s Western Highlands

Tuesday, July 31, 2007
Addis Ababa (IOCC) Modern medical care for expectant mothers is nonexistent in many parts of Africa. But the residents of Woliso, Ethiopia will now be able to receive such care along with preventive medicine for malaria, typhoid, dysentery, and other common African ailments. Read more...

Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) the ends of the Earth - Cameroon

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Cameroon – For three months every year the arid landscape of northern Cameroon succumbs to the cleansing deluge of the rainy season. The dust settles and the scorched desert floor is replaced by a plain of green grass. Read more...


Thursday, July 12, 2007
Rod Dreher has joined the growing list of regular contributors at Orthodox Christian Network. Read more...

24 Hour Internet Based Orthodox Radio Station Goes Live!

Thursday, July 12, 2007
The Rudder will feature some of the most beautiful Orthodox liturgical music from around the world 24 hours a day and all available on your internet connection. Read more...

The Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation Holds its 72nd Meeting

Friday, June 15, 2007
The seventy-second meeting of the North American Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation took place at St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary in Crestwood, New York, from June 4 to 6. Read more...

Congratulatory Letter of SCOBA Hierarchs on the Occasion of the 15th Anniversary of International Orthodox Christian Charities

Monday, June 04, 2007
The history of IOCC is a history of compassionate love for all people. As this SCOBA Agency celebrates its 15th anniversary, we congratulate IOCC, the faithful steward who multiplied the talents given by our Lord Jesus Christ. IOCC first received the SCOBA blessing and mandate in 1992. Read more...

Come Receive the Light Adds New Cities and Gains Larger Potential Audience

Thursday, May 31, 2007
Come Receive the Light, the National Orthodox Christian Radio Program is pleased to announce they have reached a new milestone. The program is now ministering to listeners in over 150 cities throughout America. With the addition of the newest radio affiliates airing the weekly Orthodox radio program in Boston, MA and Chicago, IL, Come Receive The Light, produced by SCOBA agency Orthodox Christian Network (OCN), is now the most far reaching weekly media witness for the Church here in the United States. The Chicago radio station alone adds another 9 million potential listeners to our growing media ministry. Read more...

SCOBA Hierarchs Convene For Spring 2007 Session

Friday, May 25, 2007
The Spring Session was convened on May 23, 2007 at the St. Vladimir's Seminary in Crestwood, New York. Metropolitan Herman of the Orthodox Church in America hosted the session and welcomed the assembly. Read more...

Pastoral Letter on Suicide

Friday, May 25, 2007
This statement offers a pastoral perspective on this issue that is consistent with both the Tradition of our Orthodox Church and our improved understanding of the medical and psychological factors that might lead one to take his or her life. Read more...
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