The Easter ‘Rocket War’, Where Two Greek Churches Fire Rockets Back & Forth

Two churches on the small Greek island, Chios, celebrate Easter every year by shooting rockets back and forth aiming for the church bell towers, all while parishioners attend mass. People don’t usually think of rockets when they think of church, but in a small village in Greece, they’ve gone hand-in-hand for over 125 years. This … Continue reading The Easter ‘Rocket War’, Where Two Greek Churches Fire Rockets Back & Forth