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New Archbishop Anastasios and Archbishop Demetrios Missionary Training and Administration Building Dedicated in St. Augustine, FL

Friday, May 29, 2009
After being introduced by OCMC's first executive director, Bishop Dimitrios of Xanthos, Archbishop Demetrios illustrated the significance of the new building when he said, "[This building] is a miracle of God showing the disposition, and showing the tremendous desire, for building on [the North American] missionary effort." Read more...

OCMC DEDICATES NEW BUILDING IN HONOR OF ARCHBISHOP ANASTASIOS AND ARCHBISHOP DEMETRIOS

Tuesday, May 26, 2009
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - The new Orthodox Christian Mission Center's Archbishop Anastasios and Archbishop Demetrios Missionary Training and Administration Building was dedicated during the two-day festivities of May 20-21. Read more...

Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry Announces 2009 Convocation

Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry (OCPM), the official prison ministry of the Standing Conference of the Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas (SCOBA) announces its 2009 Convocation, which will take place July 28-30 in Denver, Colorado. Read more...

IOCC Responds to Worst Australian Wildfires

Friday, February 13, 2009
Baltimore, MD) -- The worst wildfires in Australia's history have caused 181 confirmed deaths and left hundreds of people homeless. Read more...

Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry Announces New Director

Wednesday, February 11, 2009
Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry (OCPM), the official prison ministry of the Standing Conference of the Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas (SCOBA) announces the appointment by the Board of Directors of its first full-time Executive Director, Chaplain Patrick Tutella. Read more...

IOCC Expands Assistance to Gaza's Families

Monday, February 09, 2009
(Gaza City, Gaza) - International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) will provide 6,000 families in Gaza (about 42,000 people) with food, blankets, and hygiene supplies with a new $750,000 grant from ARD Inc. through funding by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Read more...

OCMC to Dedicate New Florida Building May 21

Thursday, February 05, 2009
St. Augustine, FL - The Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC), the foreign mission and evangelism agency of the Standing Conference of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas(SCOBA), will dedicate its new Archbishop Anastasios and Archbishop Demetrios Missionary Training and Administration Building on Thursday, May 21, 2009. Read more...

SCOBA Congratulates New Head of Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia

Thursday, January 29, 2009
NEW YORK - Upon the election of the Locum Tenens of the Moscow Patriarchate, Metropolitan Kirill of Smolensk and Kaliningrad as the 16th Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, the Officers of the Standing Conference of the Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas (SCOBA) sent the following message to Patriarch Kirill. Read more...

IOCC Delivers Emergency Food Supplies to Children in Gaza

Monday, January 12, 2009
(Baltimore, MD) International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is providing fortified biscuits and milk for about 23,000 children in Gaza. IOCC expects to deliver these supplies by Saturday to the southern areas of Khan Yunis and Rafah. The conflict, now in its second week, has displaced more than 20,000 people from their homes. Read more...

OCN Announces New Podcast Series on the Divine Liturgy for Laypeople

Monday, December 29, 2008
Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2008) -The Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is pleased to announce its newest podcast, "Worship in Spirit & Truth," hosted by Demetrios Katos and now available at www.myocn.net. Read more...
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