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Anastasia Pamela Barksdale Prepares to serve in Albania as an OCMC Missionary

Monday, December 17, 2007
It is with great pleasure that the Orthodox Christian Mission Center announces that Anastasia Pamela Barksdale has been accepted as a missionary to Albania with OCMC. At the fall of Communism in 1991, the Orthodox Church of Albania was in ruins. Read more...

IOCC's Phase II Recovery for Greece

Thursday, November 29, 2007
A pilot program aimed at providing long term sources of feed for animals while benefitting Greece's devastated environment has been initiated by International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC). IOCC recently completed the distribution of nearly 20 metric tons of forage seed to more than 300 farmers in the wildfire-devastated region of the Peloponnese. More than 37,000 head of livestock will benefit from the forage seed designed specifically for animals living in hot dry climates. Read more...

SCOBA and SCOOCH Hierarchs Celebrate 7th Annual Prayer Service

Wednesday, November 14, 2007
New York, NY - On Tuesday, November 13th, the combined Hierarchs of the Standing Conference of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas (SCOBA) and of the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches (SCOOCH) celebrated the 7th Annual Prayer Service for the United Nations. His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, the Chairman of SCOBA welcomed the assembled Hierarchs, Clergy, Ambassadors and Dignitaries of the UN Diplomatic Corps and laity to the Holy Trinity Archdiocesan Cathedral, the traditional site when the service is hosted by an Eastern Orthodox Church. Read more...

7th Annual Orthodox Prayer Service and Reception for the United Nations Community

Friday, November 02, 2007
On Tuesday, November 13, His Eminence Archbishop Nicolae will preside over the prayer service and reception for the United Nations Community organized by the Joint Commission of Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches. Read more...

The Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation holds its 73rd Meeting

Friday, November 02, 2007
With the generous support of the Huffington Ecumenical Institute, the Consultation met on the campus of Loyola Marymount University (LMU) in Los Angeles, under the chairmanship of Metropolitan Maximos of Pittsburgh and Archbishop Daniel Pilarczyk of Cincinnati. Read more...

Evangelism Theme of Orthodox, Catholic Bishops' Meeting

Thursday, October 25, 2007
New York, NY — The theme of evangelization marked the October 3-5 meeting of the Joint Committee of Orthodox and Catholic Bishops in St. Augustine, Florida. Read more...

Dynamis Joins Daily Podcast Lineup on OCN

Wednesday, October 03, 2007
OCN is committed to brining you some of the finest Orthodox teaching programs available to assist you in learning about our faith and giving you the tools you need to articulate our faith to others. Read more...

OCN Goes International and Adds More Local Program Releases

Friday, September 21, 2007
Starting Sunday September 16th Come Receive The Light will air in Nassau, BAHAMAS, on Joy 101.9 FM every Sunday at 6 PM. Read more...

IOCC Expands Aid to Greek Farmers

Friday, September 21, 2007
Peloponnese, Greece) International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) announces an expansion of its ongoing work to provide relief to Peloponnese farmers whose homes and grazing lands were devastated by the August wildfires. Read more...

IOCC & Local Orthodox Priests Reach Farmers in Greece’s Hard-Hit Ileia Province

Thursday, September 13, 2007
(Ileia Province, Greece) On his back and through the flames that burned everything except his house, Father Ioanni carried to safety his 22 year-old son who had passed out from smoke inhalation. Read more...
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