THE FEAST OF HOSIOS SAVVAS THE CONSECRATED HELD AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

December 2014 On Thursday, the 5th/18th of December 2014, the Patriarchate observed the feast of hosios Savvas the Consecrated in the Monastery dedicated to him. The Monastery was founded in the late 5th century in the desert of Judea, which lies in the West Bank of Cedars stream. Since its founding, the Monastery has remained a powerful ...

COMMEMORATING THE TRANSLATION OF THE RELICS OF HOSIOS SAVVAS THE CONSECRATED

Jerusalem Patriarchate - October 2014 On Sunday, the 13th/26th of October 2014, the Patriarchate commemorated the translation of the relics of Hosios Savvas the Consecrated to his Holy Monastery in the desert of Judea, on the right bank of the Kidron torrent which flows from Jerusalem into the Dead Sea. The feast commemorates the fact that the ...