Well, Fr Joseph and Kh Sophia are in the middle of the journey back to the
Last Wednesday, we headed west across the span of northern
We took a small detour near Veria (where
After the death of St Luke in Achaia (northern Peloponnesus), his disciple Ananias became the caretaker of the icon, which was eventually placed in a church dedicated to the Mother of God in
Eventually, the Greek refugees founded the
You can see us walking to the church in the top photo. A small chapel next to the main church also held some relics, including several new martyrs (those Greeks who were martyred for the faith by the Turks between 1453-1922) and St Gregory the Wonderworker, Bishop of Neocaesarea (213-270 AD).
Eventually, we wound our way through the mountains to Igoumenitsa and caught a ferry to
We arrived on Corfu about 9 pm and then drove up to the place we reserved in the little town of