FW: Orthodox Holy Land Special on TV
- Subject: THE OTHER HOLY LAND TO AIR ON HALLMARK CHANNEL SEPTEMBER 28
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 18, 2003
THE OTHER HOLY LAND TO AIR ON HALLMARK CHANNEL SEPTEMBER 28
New York, NY -- The Other Holy Land will premiere on the Hallmark Channel,
September 28th, 2003 at 7:00 a.m. ET/PT (6:00 a.m. CT) and will repeat at
12 Noon ET/PT (11:00 a.m.CT). Please check your local TV listing or call
your cable or satellite provider for satellite and channel number.
The newly produced program features four geographical areas --
Constantinople, Cappadocia, Ephesus and Smyrna where it becomes strikingly
clear that the history of Christianity in The Other Holy Land is also the
history of the Greek Orthodox Church. The program also includes interviews
with His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, His Eminence
Archbishop Demetrios, Bishop Kallistos Ware, and other noted theologians
Produced by Frank Frost Productions in cooperation with the Greek Orthodox
Archdiocese Office of News and Information and GOTelecom, the documentary
was funded by the Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund, The
Aegean Free Trade Zone and Faith & Values Media.
Participants in addition to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, Archbishop
Demetrios and Bishop Kallistos include: Rev. Dr. Robert G. Stephanopoulos,
Dean of the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, NYC; Rev. Dr.
Demetrios Constantelos, Professor Emeritus of History and Religion, Richard
Stockton College of New Jersey; Rev. Dr. Forrest Church, Minister of All
Souls Unitarian Church, NYC; Dr. Helen Evans, Curator for Early Christian
and Byzantine Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, Robert Ousterhout,
Ph.D, Archeologist, Professor of Architectural History, University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and narrator, Robert Aubry Davis.
Videotape copies of this program are available for purchase at $19.99 each,
plus $6 shipping. Tapes will be shipped in mid-November 2003. To order
call GOTelecom at 1-800-888-6835.
For more information and to find Hallmark stations in your area log on to:
www.goarch.org or www.hallmarkchannel.com
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