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Oratorical Festival Overview

It’s On!  We are excited to announce that the St. John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival will still be held this year!  We know that many of our young people are looking forward to speaking about our Orthodox Faith, and we are so thankful and blessed not to have to deny them of that opportunity. We are […]

For Speakers

Four Easy Steps for Speakers 1) Let your parish Chairperson know that you are planning to participate.  Find out whether it will be in-person, by Zoom, or by video submission. 2) Register at the archdiocese on this form. 3) Select a topic from here: and prepare your speech.  Be bold! Speak the truth in love  […]

For Parish Chairpersons

The Parish Oratorical Festival may take place any time before April.  The parish may determine whether the festival will be in-person and live (socially distanced), via Zoom, or via video submission.