St. Catherine's Monastery

Byzantine Icons – Theotokos (Mother of God)

The Monastery was initially dedicated by its founder emperor Justinian to the Mother of God, the “Bush that burned but remained unconsumed”, a biblical allusion to the Virgin

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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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