Ancient Christian manuscripts digitised at monastery beneath Mount Sinai

Librarian, Father Justin of Sinai, turns pages of a manuscript in the library of St. Catherine's Monastery in South Sinai, Egypt, March 6, 2019. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Files

ST. CATHERINE‚ÄôS, EGYPT – (Reuters) – At St. Catherine’s Monastery at the foot of Egypt’s Mount Sinai, the silence in the library is broken only by low electrical humming, as an early manuscript is bathed in green light. A team from Greece are photographing thousands of fragile manuscripts, including some of the earliest copies of […]

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