The Feast of St Theodosius

The Greek Orthodox Monastery of St. Theodosius in Al-Obediyeh or Deir Ibn Obeid is situated 10 kilometers to the east of Bethlehem. The people celebrate his feast every year on January 11th. The Greek Orthodox Patriarch comes from Jerusalem to Bethlehem and a special mass is held. After the mass several entertainment activities take place in the monastery.

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