St. Abraham of Kratia
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Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey

St. Abraham of Kratia

Christian monk from Syria
Born  Emesa in Syria  c. 474
Died   c. 558
Abraham himself fled to Constantinople.
He was made the abbot of the monastery of Kratia in Bithynia.
He secretly left for Palestine seeking a quieter life.
Feastday  December 6

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