ARCHAEOLOGISTS DISCOVER MYSTERIOUS NEW DEAD SEA SCROLLS

Pravoslavie.ru - 31/12/16 New scrolls have been found on the territory of the Cave of Skulls in the mountainous area not far from the Dead Sea. Archaeologists discovered the scroll fragments, although the language in which the ancient texts are written is unknown to linguists, reports TsarGrad. So far it has been established that they are not related ...

The Desolation of a Monk’s Dreams — The Monastery of St. George

  Rick Steves - 22 11/13 Hiding in folds of the Judean Desert are ancient monasteries which, since ancient times, have given hermits the desolation of their dreams. Orthodox Christians -- whether from Palestine, Greece, Russia, or Ethiopia -- enliven these monasteries today, as they have since the sixth century. Orthodox Christians maintain a rich and ancient ...