Posts about Jonathan Jackson

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Jonathan Jackson: ‘How my entry into Orthodoxy affected the people around me’

 Jonathan Jackson, the famous actor and friend of Holy Mountain and Pemptousia, talks about the great turning point of his life, his entry into Orthodoxy,…

Jul 11, 2017
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Jonathan Jackson: “How I became Orthodox”

Holywood actor Jonathan Jackson, recipient of five Emmy Awards, at an interview given in “Pemptousia” during his visit to the Monastery of…

Mar 18, 2017
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The Purpose of the Orthodox Artist in the World

Jonathan Jackson   The purpose of the Orthodox Artist in the world is the acquisition of the Holy Spirit, whereby thousands around us will find salvation,…

Jan 28, 2017
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Excerpts From the “The Mystery of Art”: Holy Madness & Art as Suffering, Prayer and Intercession

Jonathan Jackson   Since I’ve shared my journey as a young artist and glimpsed the beauty of encountering the Orthodox Faith, we can now approach…

Jan 26, 2017
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Encountering The Beauty Of The Church: The Way Of Love

Jonathan Jackson   I would like to briefly express what the Orthodox Church means to me, as one who has entered into it later in life. This of course,…

Jan 24, 2017
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Journey of a Young Artist: The Seeds of “The Mystery of Art”

“Whoever wants to become a Christian, must first become a poet”. — Saint Porphyrios When I was young, they brought me to Babylon And the…

Jan 22, 2017
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The Mystery of Art by Jonathan Jackson

Dr. Nikolaos Koios   In Greece, our knowledge of Hollywood stars is restricted almost exclusively to watching them at the cinema or on television….

Jan 19, 2017