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The Christian Rights and Freedom Institute held its 2nd Annual National Symposium March 10-12, 2016, at St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Naples, Florida. The event was a true success, with notable speakers including Jay Sekulow, Esquire, Dr. Timothy Patitsas, and Dr. Andrew Ekonomou, Esquire.
On the evening of March 10, Dr. Timothy Patitsas spoke on the topic of “Ethical Justification for Christian Rights and Freedom”. Dr. Patitsas is the Assistant Professor of Ethics at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. He recently wrote, “The Marriage of Priests: Towards an Orthodox Christian Theology of Gender”. His is interested in the mystical ethics of the Christian Orthodox tradition, conducting ongoing research in the fields of epistemology, urban economics, and anthropology. Dr. Patitsas directs and leads the study abroad program of Holy Cross hosted in Constantinople, Rome, Greece, and Mount Athos. Prof. Patitsas also serves on the boards of The Russian Orphan Opportunity Fund and The Center for Byzantine Material Arts.
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The 2nd Annual National Christian Rights and Freedom Symposium will take place from March 10-13, 2016, hosted by the Christian Rights and Freedom Institute at St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Naples, FL.
The Symposium will feature the Honorable Jay Sekulow, Founder of the American Center of Law and Justice (ACLJ), as the Keynote Speaker on March 12, together with His Eminence Metropolitan Alexios of Atlanta. Click here to register.
On Saturday, March 14, 2015, St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Naples Florida and the South Florida Archons hosted its first annual National Christian Rights and Freedom Symposium – ‘Uplifting Christ and Witnessing for our Faith in the Face of Radical Extremism.
The First Annual National Christian Rights & Freedom Symposium featured several prominent speakers including Dr. Anthony Limberakis, National Commander and Archon of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Rev. Father Fouad Saba, Dean of the St. George Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral (Coral Gables, FL), Father Philemon Patitsas, Presiding Priest of the St. Katherine Greek orthodox Church (Naples, FL), John Scurtis, Regional Commander and Archon, Harry Demas, Archon, and Dr. Harry Dimopoulos, Chairman of the Christian Rights and Freedom Institute.
The Christian Rights and Freedom Institute’s leadership includes Dr. Harry Dimopoulos, Chairman, Father Philemon Patitsas, Presiding Priest, and His Eminence Metropolitan Alexios, Presiding Hierarch.
To learn about the Christian Rights & Freedom Institute, please visit http://stkatherine.net.
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