Browsing the "Monasteries" Tag

Byzantine monastery found in Israel

September 29th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of a walled compound which may have been used as a monastery has been found west of Jerusalem.


The oldest monastery in Europe

March 20th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in Bulgaria believe they have found the oldest Christian monastery in Europe. According to latest archaeological research, the



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