ST.GEORGE’S MONASTERY IN THE WILDERNESS OF JUDEA

Patriarchate of Jerusalem  - Heba Hrimat - 4/9/17 The extra ordinary Monastery of St George, which can be seen hanging on a cliff and tightly embraced within the ancient rocks of the deep valley of “Wadi Qelt” [Wadi: Arabic for valley] in the Judean desert, happens to be not only one of the world’s oldest Monasteries, but also ...

The feast of Prophet Elijah Celebrated at St. Eilias Church – Al Tabale in Damascus

Prakasah Varghese – (OCP Delegate of UAE, Gulf and Levant Region) July – August 2014 Damascus: The feast of Prophet Elijah Celebrated was celebrated at the St. Eilias Church - Al Tabale in Damascus. Patriarch John X of Antioch and All East led the celebrations. Divine Liturgy was observed and several many faithful took part in the ...

Holy Prophet Elijah

August 2014 The Holy Prophet Elijah is one of the greatest of the prophets and the first dedicated to virginity in the Old Testament. He was born in Tishba of Gilead into the Levite tribe 900 years before the Incarnation of the Word of God.St Epiphanius of Cyprus gives the following account about the birth of ...