St. Catherine's Monastery, Saint Catherine's Monastery on the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt. December 2001.

Liturgical Life and Gold Embroidery

Holy vestments, artifacts of ecclesiastical metalwork, and other items used during worship are some of the most prized dedicatory gifts to the monastery


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