THE CHURCH OF EGRITAS

THE CHURCH OF EGRITAS This church is at the other side of the river and is almost in ruins. It has been built at the end of the 9th century A.D. A number of tombstones in and around the church show that it is one of the oldest monastic churches of this region. There’s a huge cross painted inside the dome. In the church of Eğritaş. we see such scenes as the Annunciation, the Epiphany, the washing of the feet, and St. Petrus’ denial of Christ.

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