Eleven Anonymous Turkish Muslims Baptized Orthodox Christians

Eleven Turkish citizens, among them a famous Turkish actor, were baptized in May 2015. The baptism was celebrated by the Metropolitan of Attica. The [original] 13 muslim men and women (between the ages of 30 and 40) were impressed by the beauty of the Orthodox monuments of the island [of Chios], and on their return to Turkey, they decided to read and generally learn about Orthodox Christianity. This led to them asking a priest to undertake their catechism with the intention of converting to the Orthodox religion. The clergyman, with the blessing of the Metropolitan of Chios, invited a veteran priest from Attica with whom the muslims … [Read more...]