Cave of Apocalypse

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The Holy cave of Apocalypse

Half-way between Chora and Skala, is The Holy Cave of the Revelation. The Cave is where – St. John the Divine stayed during his exile by the Emperor Domitian and dictated the Book of Revelation to his disciple, Prochoros, around A.D. 95.

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43 steep steps lead down into the cave, which still consists of the original living rock. The cave is a magnificent site, It is a center of pilgrimage for Christians, and many people from all over the world come here every year.

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