"Orthodoxy preserved Hellenism through Ottoman occupation and has been a key to keeping Greeks together during the economic crisis"
Turkey is losing its grip...
Around 10,000 believers holding candles squeezed into the Church of the Holy Sepulchre
The ceremony took place in a Greek Orthodox church in L.A.
The TV personality loves her Greek roots
Many of the Greek Easter customs are particular to the region & may look peculiar, but they are spectacular!
Even the most remote churches honor the tradition of the Epitaphios (Bier of Christ), creating a pious atmosphere full of tradition
Hard-line Islamic views and state-sanctioned “religio-ethnic cleansing” are the key drivers behind the Christian genocide
The restoration of 45 icons has already been completed with restorers using their expertise to bring several more back to their initial state