Uncovering the City of Myra in Lycia

Well, St. Nicholas of Myra, which was in Lycia, which is now in today’s Turkey, is the patron saint of our parish.  The following provides some neat photography, especially the picture of the sanctuary of the chapel as well as a brief history of the city.  It also gives an idea of what archaeologists hope they will find.

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/08/science/under-turkish-mud-well-preserved-byzantine-chapel.html?_r=0

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