IOCC (International Orthodox Christian Charities) Thanksgiving Dinner

Sponsored by the Council of Orthodox Churches of Akron (COCA).  Come meet IOCC development officer, Louis Zagami, and learn how IOCC is helping displaced Syrian families and other families around the world. Thanksgiving Service is at 5:00 and dinner will start at 6:00.  The evening will feature various COCA area choirs in a performance that will highlight the beauty and diversity of  Liturgical music. For more information: http://9586.thankyou4caring.org/akron-iocc-sunday-dinner … [Read more...]

St. Vladimir’s Seminary Missions Lecture

Fr. John Chakos, a missionary priest who is serving in Guatemala under the Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC), will be the guest speaker for the St. Vladimir's Seminary Missions Lecture on November 7, 2012. The lecture will begin at 7:30 p.m., and will be held in the Metropolitan Philip Auditorium. Father John retired from parish ministry in the spring of 2012, after serving for many years at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Mt. Lebanon, PA. Father and Presbytera Alexandra visited … [Read more...]

The Missions Institute of Orthodox Christianity Missions Week:Brookline, MA

  The Missions Institute of Orthodox Christianity will be holding its annual Missions Week this November at Hellenic College/Holy Cross. The 2012 Missions Week will focus on missionary work in Latin America. It will include the Endowment Fund for Orthodox Missions (EFOM) Annual Lecture on Thursday evening, November 8. For more information, visit the homepage for the Missions Institute or contact Fr. Luke Veronis. http://www.hchc.edu/hellenic/campus_life/vocation/osi/1101.html … [Read more...]