Rufus the Obedient

From OrthodoxWiki
Revision as of 00:47, March 27, 2009 by Wsk (talk | contribs) (new article)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

The Venerable Rufus the Obedient of the Kiev Far Caves was a monk who lived at the Monastery of the Kiev Caves during the fourteenth century. He was noted for his obedience and was praised as a lover of labor and fasting. His relics are buried in the Far Caves of St. Theodosius. He is commemorated April 8.

The Venerable Rufus is also commemorated on August 28 with Holy Fathers whose [[relics[[ repose in the Far Caves of St. Theodosius: the Synaxis of the the Holy Fathers of the Far Caves.