Dayr Apa Jeremiah (Saqqara)

DAYR APA JEREMIAH (Saqqara) History We do not know if Jeremiah was the founder of the monastery that bears his name, or if he succeeded someone else. According to JOHN OF NIKIOU (Chronicle, chap. 89, pp. 4-14), Anastasius, the future emperor of Byzantium (491-518), visited Saint Jeremiah in his lifetime, when he himself was exiled …

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