St. Catherine's Monastery

Modern History

Napoleon Bonaparte was one of the many benefactors of the Sinai Monastery as well; during his Egyptian campaign in 1798, he issued a decree that protected and guaranteed the rights of the monastery. In 1801 he helped rebuild the north wall of the monastery

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Saint Catherine Modern History

Saint Catherine Modern History

Modern History Ottoman Documents

Liturgical Life and Gold Embroidery Modern History

Liturgical Life and Gold Embroidery Modern History

Saint Catherine Modern History

Saint Catherine Modern History

Liturgical Life and Gold Embroidery Modern History

Modern History

Illuminated Manuscripts and Printed Books Modern History

Manuscripts and Crosses Modern History

St. Catherine's Monastery

At God-trodden Mount Sinai

The Greek Orthodox monastery where God appeared to Moses in the Burning Bush. The oldest continuously inhabited Christian monastery with a history that can be traced back over seventeen centuries.

Saint Catherine, South Sinai Governorate

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