Monastery near Wadi Kelt celebrates renewed Accessibility

By JONAH MANDEL 12/01/2010 A festive ceremony on Tuesday overlooking Wadi Kelt marked the completion of five months of work on the access road to the Monastery of St.George, facilitating easy and convenient access to the Christian holy site. The NIS 2 million infrastructure work, which included a drainage system and safety rails, was jointly funded ...

Georgian patriarchy to send letter to Russian Patriarch

03.12.2010 N.Kirtzkhalia The Georgia patriarchy is preparing a special letter for the Russian patriarchy about the unauthorized reconstruction of an 11th-century Georgian church in Abkhazia. The Ilorskoy Dome of Saint George's Church was rebuilt. A dome in the Russian Orthodox Church was placed on the church instead of the Georgian dome. All of the Georgian inscriptions and ...