Jonathan Jackson – A prayer for all

Jonathan Jackson – A prayer for all

The album of songs dedicated to the great Athonite ascetic Saint Iosif the Hesychast is entitled ‘Great Hours’, in commemoration of the enduring spiritual support he has given to the world. Source: pemptousia.com

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Jonathan Jackson: The new album ‘Ultraviolet Empire’ and all professional plans for 2020

Jonathan Jackson: The new album ‘Ultraviolet Empire’ and all professional plans for 2020

Watch now  Jonathan Jackson, at the second part of his recent interview to Pemptousia talks about his new music album ‘Ultraviolet Empire’ and his professional plans for 2020. Watch the first part of the interview here Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is...

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Jonathan Jackson: ‘Discovering the Orthodox Faith changed the way I see the world..’

Jonathan Jackson: ‘Discovering the Orthodox Faith changed the way I see the world..’

Watch now  Jonathan Jackson, at his recent interview to Pemptousia speaks on how converting to Orthodoxy changed his life. Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is a 501(c)3 and an official agency of the Assembly of Canonical Bishops of the United States of America . It is...

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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...

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

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, and the way that this convertion affected the people around him. Source: pemptousia.com ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK The Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is an official agency...

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Jonathan Jackson: “How I became Orthodox”

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 Vatopaidi – Mt Athos, speaks about how he became Orthodox. Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK  The Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is an official agency...

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The Purpose of the Orthodox Artist in the World

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, as Saint Seraphim of Sarov said. Her mission is to turn water into wine. To take what seems ordinary, what seems plain, colorless and...

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

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 “The Mystery Of Art”. This book was born out of the synergy of my artistic journey and my love for the Ancient Faith. God is...

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Encountering The Beauty Of The Church: The Way Of Love

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, is impossible to articulate with words, because it is a mystery, but I will speak, like a child in awe. I...

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Journey of a Young Artist: The Seeds of “The Mystery of Art”

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 night hung over my head The smoke came into my dreams In the valley of dry bones It was under the skies of Babylon Where...

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