Monastery of St Catherine, Sinai.

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"Moses ...
do not come near;
put off your shoes from your feet,
for the place on which you are standing is holy ground."


The Story: Exodus. 3.1-22.

Central Aisle of the Church, Monastery of St Catherine, Sinai, (founded 527). High res jpeg, 800x1084. 332kb.

Monastery of St Catherine, Sinai. Church central aisle.
Monastery founded by the Emperor Justinian, 527.
Illustration: "Sinai and the Monastery of St Catherine," by John Galey. Massada Publishing Ltd, 1980.