Orthodox News

More Martyrs: ISIS Executes Dozens of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

More Martyrs: ISIS Executes Dozens of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

April 21st, 2015

Source: Christianity Today Propaganda video released the same day Justin Welby arrives in Cairo to [...]

Orthodox Terrorism

Orthodox Terrorism

April 19th, 2015

Source: First Things by Mykhailo Cherenkov Long before Russia’s annexation of Crimea and unpro[...]

Detroit site of OCA Mission School April 20-24

Detroit site of OCA Mission School April 20-24

April 18th, 2015

Source: Orthodox Church in America DETROIT, MI [OCA]  Saint Andrew House here will be the site of[...]

Is It Time To Do Away With Sunday School?

Is It Time To Do Away With Sunday School?

April 16th, 2015

Source: The Sounding / Orthodox Christian Network By Andrew Estocin in The Sounding Will our c[...]

IOCC Assists Refugee Families Under Attack Near Damascus

IOCC Assists Refugee Families Under Attack Near Damascus

April 15th, 2015

Source: International Orthodox Christian Charities Baltimore, MD (IOCC) — Last week's attacks on [...]


Governance & Unity News

Metropolitan Tikhon, delegation departs for Armenia, Georgia

Metropolitan Tikhon, delegation departs for Armenia, Georgia

April 20th, 2015

Source: Orthodox Church in America SYOSSET, NY [OCA]  At the invitation of the His Holiness Karek[...]

Pastoral Practice Committee Pursues Ambitious Agenda

Pastoral Practice Committee Pursues Ambitious Agenda

April 16th, 2015

Source: Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA Can Orthodox weddings be celebrated on [...]

Greek Orthodox Christian Clergy and Laity (GOCCL) seeks support for the resolution of problems in Metropolis of Chicago

Greek Orthodox Christian Clergy and Laity (GOCCL) seeks support for the resolution of problems in Metropolis of Chicago

April 16th, 2015

Source: Greek Orthodox Christian Clergy and Laity We, Greek Orthodox Christians of the Metropolis[...]

Friday, April 17 deadline for submitting AAC resolutions

Friday, April 17 deadline for submitting AAC resolutions

April 14th, 2015

Source: Orthodox Church in America SYOSSET, NY [OCA]  Bright Friday, April 17, 2015 is the deadli[...]

Holy Synod issues letter supporting continuation of Statute Revision process

Holy Synod issues letter supporting continuation of Statute Revision process

April 4th, 2015

Source: Orthodox Church in America SYOSSET, NY [OCA]  In a letter dated Friday, April 3, 2015, Hi[...]

Governance & Unity Essays

Who Was at the Cross and Tomb? – Laity!

Who Was at the Cross and Tomb? – Laity!

April 2nd, 2015

Source: Seeds of Hope - Orthodox Christian Healing & Counseling Pascha – a Reminder for All! [...]

A LETTER FROM A GREEK ORTHODOX PRIEST

A LETTER FROM A GREEK ORTHODOX PRIEST

March 4th, 2015

Source: Greek Orthodox Christians for Truth and Reform A LETTER TO ONE OF OUR EDITORS FROM A GREE[...]

Report of the OCL Executive Director for the Quarterly Meeting held in St. Augustine, FL on February 19, 2015

Report of the OCL Executive Director for the Quarterly Meeting held in St. Augustine, FL on February 19, 2015

March 3rd, 2015

Source: Orthodox Christian Laity “How good and pleasant it is when brothers live together in Unit[...]

AT LAST, A COUNCIL FOR THE AGES?

AT LAST, A COUNCIL FOR THE AGES?

March 2nd, 2015

Source: First Things THE GREAT COUNCIL OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCH IN 2016 by Rev. Dr. John Chryssa[...]

IS THERE A FUTURE FOR ECUMENISM?

IS THERE A FUTURE FOR ECUMENISM?

February 8th, 2015

Source: Russian Orthodox Church Department for External Church Relations Lecture by the Chairman [...]

OCL Forum

Will the Assembly of Bishops Lay a Foundation for Unity? Why is our Geographic Church in America Subject to Patriarchates Abroad Whose Actions Appear to be Obstructing Unity?

Will the Assembly of Bishops Lay a Foundation for Unity? Why is our Geographic Church in America Subject to Patriarchates Abroad Whose Actions Appear to be Obstructing Unity?

October 31st, 2013

Mandate The Assembly has been established in accordance with the Decision of the 4th Pre-Conciliar [...]

Measuring the Assembly of Bishops' Progress on Unity

Measuring the Assembly of Bishops’ Progress on Unity

January 31st, 2013

The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America sets out the vision of the g[...]

Ethno-Phyletism: A Problem for the American Church

Ethno-Phyletism: A Problem for the American Church

August 6th, 2012

The article "The 1872 Council of Constantinople and Phyletism" by Rev. Fr. Stephane Bigham provides [...]

Pan-Orthodox Ministries / Grassroots Unity

Pan-Orthodox Ministries / Grassroots Unity

August 5th, 2012

I am interested in what pan-Orthodox ministries there are out there. I know of very few TRULY p[...]

Western Rite Orthodoxy's Contribution to Unity

Western Rite Orthodoxy’s Contribution to Unity

May 24th, 2012

As you know there is a growth in Western Rite Orthodox in this country. As they are not ethnically o[...]

Focused Study and Research Topics

Video: Philip Ludwell III (1716-1767) - The Forerunner of Orthodoxy in North America

Video: Philip Ludwell III (1716-1767) – The Forerunner of Orthodoxy in North America

April 2nd, 2013

"The righteous shall be in everlasting remembrance" - Further reflections on Colonel Philip Ludwell [...]

The Mystery and the Process of Death

The Mystery and the Process of Death

February 8th, 2013

Source: MYSTAGOGY An interview with Metropolitan Hierotheos of Nafpaktos and St. Vlassios by Pave[...]

An Important Challenge for Greek Orthodox Christianity

An Important Challenge for Greek Orthodox Christianity

November 21st, 2012

Source: Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America - Office of Interfaith Marriage by Mr. Peter Kehaye[...]