Ohio joins 42 other states in supporting Religious Freedom for the Ecumenical Patriarchate

On December 9, 2014, H. Steven Poulos, Aristotle Hutras, Angelo Coutris and former Ohio Congressman Zack Space gather together at the Ohio Capitol–the day of the final passage. Not included in the photograph, but in attendance that day at the Capitol, was Dr. Manuel Tzagournis.

Columbus, Ohio 12/15/2014 The Order of St. Andrew of the Ecumenical Patriarchate Ohio became the 43rd state to express its support for religious freedom for Orthodox Christianity’s Ecumenical Patriarchate on December 9th when the Ohio House of Representatives adopted Senate Concurrent Resolution 21 in a unanimous 85-0 vote. The Ohio Senate had earlier adopted the resolution in May. ...