Thefts of religious treasures in Macedonia on the rise
Posted: January 25, 2014 at 4:23 a.m.
LAZAROPOLE, Macedonia — The sumptuous altar screen in this village church rises in tiers of crimson, royal blue and gold leaf, all the way up to a crucifix flanked by dragons. Near the top, icon niches gape empty like blown-out windows.
This story is only available from our archives.
Religion, Pages 12 on 01/25/2014