CDS – DVD about the Monastery of the Syrians with a simplified explanation of the history of the Monastery of the Virgin Mary (the Syrians). Beheira (AL Asakeet Desert) in the Wadi Natrun area of Egypt’s Western Desert.
I: Video and photos of the history of the Monastery of the Syrians, past and present.
II: Sections of the Monastery such as the entrance, the walls, the fort and the churches including the wall frescos from the archaeological museum and the rest of the Monastery.
III: Midnight Prayers on Sunday with the Holy Fathers of the Monastery.
IIII: Video of the Gregorian Mass for the Fathers in the Monastery.
We hope that watching and listening to these CDs will bring spiritual benefit and be a blessing to all.
We also hope that you will learn more about the liturgically and historical legacy of Coptic monasteries through the intercession of Saint Mary
The way to Egypt
A Documentary Film about
The flight of the Holy Family to Egypt
This film has been translated into twenty languages and is available for purchase at the monastery’s bookstore
Abbot of the prosperous Syrian Monastery
St.Mary’s Monastery EL Sourian