Saint Porphyry

Please or start a free trial to access this content.

Saint Porphyry

Porphyry was born in Thessalonica, Greece to wealthy parents. At the age of twenty five he entered the monastery as a hermit in the desert of Skete, Egypt. Porphyry during his travel in the Holy Land, was deeply aware of the sufferings of the poor, and gave away all his wealth to those who really needed it. Runtime: 2:35 mins