Sabbas the Sanctified

Sabbas the Sanctified
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Sabbas or Sava was tonsured a monk at the age of 8. After 10 years he went to Palestine. Later he moved to the desert and lived as a hermit for 5 years. A large group gathered around him and he established as many as seven monasteries. He tonsured his own mother as a nun. His friend was St. Theodosius. Between the two they defended Holy Orthodoxy and even censored emperors and patriarchs.
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