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Dr Hasan Azad’s Journey to Orthodox Christianity

August 23, 2017 Featured
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Hasan Azad – 23/8/17 My conversion story – from Islam to Christianity. Conversion story of Dr. Hasan Azad (PhD Dept. of Religion), Colombia University , USA. Source:

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Speech of Father Milan Radulovic at 42nd Convention of the Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada, Australia & New Zealand

July 28, 2017 Featured
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Утешител Дух на Истината – 28/7/17 42nd Convention of the Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand held in Madison IL , USA, July 21st – 23 rd 2017. Source:

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Clergy Meeting – 53rd Convention of the SOC in Northern America

July 21, 2017 News
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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 21/7/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the clergy meeting of the two Archdioceses of the USA at the 53rd Annual Convention held in California. Their Eminences Mor Clemis Eugene Kaplan, Patriarchal Vicar for the Western USA, and Mor Dionysius John Kawak, Patriarchal Vicar for the Eastern USA, […]

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Assyrian Organizations Condemn Turkey’s Seizure of Assyrian Properties

July 13, 2017 Featured
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AINA – July 2017 (AINA) — Assyrian organizations in the United States and Europe have issued statements condemning Turkey’s seizure of 50 Assyrian religious properties. In the U.S., five organizations signed a joint statement condemning the seizures, saying “…we appeal to our government, the United Nations, the European Union and all international institutions and Human […]

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Assembly of Bishops releases study on evangelization, outreach in US parishes

April 27, 2017 Featured
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NEW YORK, NY [Assembly of Bishops] – April 2017 The first-ever national study on evangelization and outreach in Orthodox Christian parishes in the US was released by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA during the last week of April 2017. The Executive Summary and Full Report are available in PDF format. Titled […]

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KINDLY SUPPORT THE ORTHODOX AFRICA MISSION

March 29, 2017 Featured
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March 2017 DONATE NOW The Orthodox Africa Website: www.orthodoxafrica.org In the fall of 2015, our founder and director, Fr. Silouan (Brown) began thinking of ways that he could personally help the different Orthodox missions in Africa. He soon realized that many scams were operating out of that area, and it was difficult – if not […]

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PATRIARCH BARTHOLOMEW TELLS UKRAINIAN PM THAT CONSTANTINOPLE WILL HELP BUILD SINGLE CHURCH IN UKRAINE

March 19, 2017 Featured
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Pravoslavie.ru – 19/3/17 “We pray that the Ukrainian people would be united in one Church. The Mother Church of Constantinople will help you find such a united Church,” His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew told Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman during a meeting in the offices of the patriarchate in Constantinople on March 15. The Prime […]

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The CEO of the Emerging US-based Hubspire Company is an Orthodox Christian from India

January 13, 2017 Featured News
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OCP News Service – 13 /1/17 USA: Read an interview (published in Resident Magazine) with Thomas Abraham, founder, and CEO of Hubspire, a US-based company which specializes in end to end IT solutions. He is also the Managing Director of EpsomGlobal. Hailing from Kerala, he is a faithful of the Indian Orthodox Malankara Church. Source: […]

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A Visit of Love: 2016 Winter Mission Team to Znamianka Orphanage Returns from Ukraine

January 3, 2017 News

Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA – January 2017 Every year around the celebration of the feast of Holy Wonderworker Nicholas, the faithful of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA offer a special seasonal gift to those for whom the Lord Himself directed to care and pray. Fulfilling the mandate of Christ and with […]

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Orthodox Christian Laity Completes 29th Annual Meeting; Prepares to Celebrate 30 years of service to the Orthodox Christian Church in 2017; Welcomes Metropolitan Isaiah on its Advisory Board

December 10, 2016 Featured News

Orthodox Christian Laity – November – December 2016 After clicking on the first photo of the gallery above, click on the play button and the “i” on the right hand side under the photo to show information about each photo. For 30 years, OCL has been  promoting unity, transparency, accountability and lay involvement in Church life […]

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Tiny Syriac Orthodox Mission Parish in Dallas TX “Blooms Where It’s Planted” Despite Minority Status, War in Syria

November 12, 2016 Featured News
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By Presvytera Seraphima Shagoury (OCP Delegate – Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America) OCP News Service- Exclusive – 12/11/16 #Interview with Fr Joseph on the tragic situation in Aleppo  Visit the Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate web portal here On Sunday November 6, 2016 I visited the faithful at my neighboring St. Mary’s Malankara Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church […]

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XXI SOBOR of the UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH of the USA

October 27, 2016 Featured News
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The Ukranian Orthodox Church of the USA (Ecumenical Patriarchate) – 27/10/16 More Pics here: XXI SOBOR of the UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH of the USA: CALLED BY CHRIST, GIFTED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT As the sun shone brightly, illuminating the golden leaves on the grounds of the Metropolia Center, the faithful began arriving for the XXIst Regular […]

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SCANDALOUS CRUCIFIX “CHRISTA” INSTALLED IN NY CATHEDRAL

October 11, 2016 Featured News
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New York City – October 2016 A crucifix depicting Christ with a woman’s figure was installed at the Episcopalian Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City, more than thirty years after it had been displayed at the cathedral for the first time, reports The New York Times. The crucifix, called “Christa” was […]

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RELIGIOUS FEELINGS OF US BELIEVERS UNDER SERIOUS THREAT, ARCHBISHOP OF BALTIMORE WARNS

September 24, 2016 Featured News
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Pravoslavie.ru – 23/9/16 Catholic Archbishop William Lori, Chairman of U.S. Bishops’ Committee on Religious Freedom which was set up in 2011 by Catholic hierarchs, has described as “irresponsible” the statements made by Chairman of the U.S. Federal Commission on Civil Rights Martin Castro in which the latter condemned religion as a cover for intolerance and homophobia, […]

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Martin Luther King Jr. Canonized by the Unrecognized ‘Holy Christian Orthodox Church’

September 15, 2016 Featured News
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OCP News Service – 15/9/16 International Communion Webiste http://www.internationalcommunion.org/index.php World Bishops Council http://www.theworldbishopscouncil.org/ Read news on Cannonisation SAINT MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR: CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER CANONIZED BY ORTHODOX CHURCH USA: Martin Luther King Jr. is declared a saint by the unrecognized ‘Holy Christian Orthodox Church’. Declaration of  Luther’s Sainthood was announced by Archbishop Timothy Paul, who […]

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Orthodox Christian John Panagiotou Appointed Lecturer at Cummins Reformed Episcopal Seminary

July 19, 2016 Featured News
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Diocese of the Southeast of the Reformed Episcopal Church – 19/7/16 Read Review of ‘The Orthodox Dilemma’ by John G. Panagiotou at AOI CTS Welcomes New Professor USA: Cummins Theological Seminary President, Dr. Julius Barnes, is pleased to announce the appointment of John G. Panagiotou as the Lecturer in New Testament Greek at the seminary […]

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Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA Offers Prayers Following the Terrorist Attack at Istanbul Ataturk International Airport

June 29, 2016 Featured News
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UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE USA – June 2016 Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA Offers Prayers Following the Terrorist Attack at Istanbul Ataturk International Airport Following the most horrific, deplorable, and senseless acts of violence and terror at Istanbul’s International Airport, the Council of Bishops of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA expresses […]

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Interactions with an Oriental Orthodox Bishop: An Eastern Orthodox Experience

June 13, 2016 Featured News
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Presvytera Seraphima Shagoury (Delegate & Chief Coordinator of OCP Foundation in North America) – OCP News Service – 13/6/16 Reflections on Metropolitan Mar Yulios’s Words During His Tour I first met – with much excitement – His Grace Mar Geevarghse Yulios Pulikottil (Metropolitan of the Ahmadabad Diocese of the Indian Orthodox Malankara Church) at the […]

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The 2016 Clergy-Laity Congress & the National Philoptochos Convention

June 3, 2016 Featured News
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ClergyLaity – June 2016 USA: The 2016 Clergy-Laity Congress & the National Philoptochos Convention will convene on Sunday, July 3rd – July 8th, 2016 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN. Location The Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center a premier Opryland hotel in Nashville, TN, offers guests all the excitement and energy […]

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Installation of the New Syriac Patriarchal Vicar for the Archdiocese of the Eastern USA

May 28, 2016 Featured News

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate- 28/5/16 USA: His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. Mark Cathedral in Teaneck, NJ. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Selwanos Boutros Al-Nehmeh, Archbishop of Homs, Hama and Environs, Mor Titos Yeldo, Archbishop of the Malankara Archdiocese of Northern America, Mor Silvanus Ayub, Archbishop of […]

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Patriarchal Holy Qurobo for the Youth at Mor Gabriel Church – Haworth, NJ

May 27, 2016 Featured News

Syriac Orthodox Church- May 2016 USA: His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated a special Holy Qurobo for the Youth of the Patriarchal Vicariate for the Eastern United States of America, at Mor Gabriel Church in Haworth, New Jersey. His Holiness was assisted by His Eminence Mor Dionysius Jean Kawak, Patriarchal Vicar for the […]

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