cave 1

cave 2
cave 3 They lived in caves in a secluded area called the Wadi Ain
Es-Siah, seeking God in prayer, fasting and silence, coming together for the daily celebration of the Eucharist and a weekly meeting.

Standing always before the Living God on behalf of His people, and totally dedicated to His worship and glory, these hermits had heard the call of Jesus Christ to leave everything and to follow him.