Report From Istanbul - 3
June 20, 2014 Length: 3:51
In this brief episode, Fr. John is report from inside the Hagia Sophia remembering the visit from the Russian emissaries who "knew not if we were in heaven or on earth."
"Having grown up in a family that moved around a lot, it can be hard to leave behind my favorite Orthodox hymns from church to church and diocese to diocese—especially the beautiful melodies that distinguish Lent. Now as I am again experiencing Lent in a new town and different church for the first time, it's great to hear some of my favorite Lenten hymns on Ancient Faith. Thank you!!"