Ivanic also visited the Monastery
of Visoki Decani where he met with Iguman Sava Janjic and talked about life in the monastery
and the problems they face, stated the BiH Presidency.
Former archaeology department deputy director Bahadur Khan explained that the early monastery
, which was constructed of diaper masonry, fell to ruin before the 5th century, and a second monastery
was later constructed on the western side.
A view of the mosaic of transfiguration, which covers the surface of 46 meters square inside the basilica of the monastery
of Saint Catherine, is shown, Dec 16, 2017, in South Sinai, Egypt.
was founded in the sixth century and it is the oldest Christian monastery
still in use until today.
The officials also inaugurated the Mosaic of the Transfiguration in the basilica of the monastery
Many people have decided to spend the night in tents close to the monastery
and attend the morning liturgy to pray for health.
The Serbian news outlet Alo says the leadership of the Serbian Orthodox Church and Patriarch Irinej have no intention of letting a Macedonian official delegation led by Prime Minister Zaev visit the monastery
They are composed of children of employees of the monastery
and other young people from poor communities around Batulao, Nasugbu.
Hadjidemetriou noted that the committee in turn would deliver the monastery
to the people with all the symbolism it entialed, including the fact that the project was the result of cooperation between Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots, Christians and Muslims.
Summary: A 4-day-old newborn was found outside a monastery
near the city of Jbeil Thursday, state media reported.
NNA - Maronite Patriarch Mar Bechara Boutros Rai-- currently in a visit to Rome-- received a phone call on Wednesday from the Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, to condemn the unfortunate incident of burning part of Mar Charbel Monastery
in Beit Lahem.
22 (Petra)-The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, strongly condemned the destruction of the Mar Elian monastery
located in the Syrian town of al-Qaryatayn.
MAR MATTI MONASTERY
, Iraq -- As Islamic State group militants advanced toward this monastery
perched on a mountain in northern Iraq, the monks rushed to protect a cherished piece of their heritage: Their library of centuries-old Christian manuscripts.
The Court also indicated that the alternative put forward by the Israeli Ministry of Defense last year whereby the two Monasteries would be connected by a gate in the wall and fencing either the street connecting between both Monasteries or the street and the Monks Monastery
A hill top holiday in the shadow of a monastery
What: Sometimes all you need to do together is just be and take in the silence of your environs.