Khirbet Umm Rukba - Monastery


Then Euthymius the great, seeing that he, was pressed again by a mob – since the place was near the villages – said to his disciple Domitian: “Come, my son, let us go and visit saintly Theoctistus and the brothers”. And he left the monastery of Capharbaricha and made for the holy place where his own monastery stands now by the help of God …

Euthymius leaves the monastery of Capharbaricha and returns to his own monastery.