One of President Trump’s faith advisers has passed away. Bishop Harry Jackson has died at the age of 66.
According to Fox News:
Bishop Harry Jackson Jr., a Maryland pastor and unofficial faith adviser for President Trump, died Monday at age 66, his church announced.
“It is with a heavy heart that we notify you that our beloved Bishop Harry R. Jackson, Jr. has transitioned to be with the Lord on November 9, 2020,” Hope Christian Church wrote on its website. “Information about the memorial service will be forthcoming.”
“Please pray for the Jackson Family’s comfort and respect their right to privacy at this time,” the statement continued.
Jackson met with Trump multiple times, and attended the president’s closing speech at the Republican National Convention in August and the White House ceremony announcing Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court in September, Religion News Service reported.
Jackson called for the unification of America by Christian principles across racial lines.