Dier Mar Musa

Dier Mar Musa, Syria

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The Welcoming Monastery, Dier Mar Musa, Syria travel blog

The Welcoming Monastery

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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Perched high in a canyon in the Syrian desert is a Syriac monastery that opens its doors to all and encourages dialogue between faiths.  I climbed several hundred steps past olive trees and shrublands on steep rocky slopes.  At the top, I met ...