Jonathan Jackson reflects on Christian Persecution

Jonathan Jackson reflects on Christian Persecution


Interview with Jonathan Jackson, Actor, recipient of 5 Emmy Awards and an Orthodox Christian

Live from Washington DC at the 3rd Annual Archon International Conference on Religious Freedom #EndPersecutionOfChristians.  Jonathan Jackson talks with Nicholas Savas and reflects on the first day of the Annual International Conference on Religious Freedom.

The Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate are hosting The 3rd Archon International Conference on Religious Freedom in Washington, D.C. this week, December 4-6, 2017.   The Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate will engage scholars, human rights advocates, top government officials, and religious leaders from around the world to  confront this Christian crisis.

The OCN is pleased to cover this conference and share it with you LIVE.  Click here for the schedule and additional information.  

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Let Us Stand Together to #EndPersecutionofChristians

Photo Credit- Dimitrios Panagos, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese


The Order of St. Andrew of the Ecumenical Patriarchate was organized on the Sunday of Orthodoxy, March 10, 1966 when His Eminence Archbishop Iakovos conferred upon thirty outstanding laymen of the Church the various Offikion or Offices of the Ecumenical Patriarchate on behalf of His All Holiness Patriarch Athenagoras of blessed memory. They were honored because of their love, loyalty and support of the Ecumenical Patriarchate and their contribution to its advancement and welfare.

To Learn More About the Order of St. Andrew of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, click here.


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About author

Nicholas Savas

Nicholas brings his passion for Orthodoxy and experience in the nonprofit arena to the OCN Team as the Director of Donor Relations and Stewardship. Prior to his role at OCN, Nicholas gained invaluable experience with organizations such as the Secretary of State of Georgia and Ionian Village at the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. He graduated with his Master’s in Theology from Holy Cross School of Theology in Brookline Massachusetts. Nicholas is passionate about sharing his faith with the OCN’s Community.