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Theodosius (Феодосий) of the Caves
(apr. 1036 — 1074)
An 11th-century saint who brought Cenobitic Monasticism to Kievan Rus' and, together with Anthony of Kiev, founded the Kyiv Caves Lavra (Monastery of the Caves). A hagiography of Theodosius was written in the twelfth century.
Theodosius' greatest achievement has been the introducing of the monastic rule of Theodore the Studite in the... More...
Ukraine, 2008.07.25, Kiev. 900th Anniv of canonisation of St. Feodosy