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Kolyma and the Russian Siberian Saints

Kolyma and the Russian Siberian Saints

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Published by Brent Dance
It seemed as if we had been flying for hours over rigid, frozen tundra. No matter which way I strained, I could see nothing but wispy, white-capped mountaintops. As I glanced below, I caught a glimpse of the jagged ice, which jutted out of the chilly ocean, piercing the air. Over the intercom, the rugged Russian voice warned us that we were landing. Closing my eyes and clenching my fists, I lay back. Welcome to Kolyma - eastern Siberia.

Read the story of the saints in Kolyma - a nearly forgotten land - and how their battle-tested faith can inspire us all.
It seemed as if we had been flying for hours over rigid, frozen tundra. No matter which way I strained, I could see nothing but wispy, white-capped mountaintops. As I glanced below, I caught a glimpse of the jagged ice, which jutted out of the chilly ocean, piercing the air. Over the intercom, the rugged Russian voice warned us that we were landing. Closing my eyes and clenching my fists, I lay back. Welcome to Kolyma - eastern Siberia.

Read the story of the saints in Kolyma - a nearly forgotten land - and how their battle-tested faith can inspire us all.

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