Homily on the Dedication of the Temple at Jerusalem -- MP3 Download
In a lucid homily, Saint Demetrius of Rostov recounts how the city of Jerusalem, which the pagan Romans had deliberately defiled, was restored to honor by the emperor Constantine and his mother Helen. They built many churches there, and in particular, they began construction of a temple over the grave of Our Lord. After ten years, the church was completed, and bishops were summoned from all over the world for its dedication.
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