Cappadocia cave churches a great option for all who are curious and interested to learn about the faith of other peoples and countries, to know in what conditions once existed the church, as well as to know history, life, soak edited memories of people who lived in the past centuries.
Church of St. Barbara in Cappadocia
One of the unusually ancient places is the Church of St. Barbara Cappadocia The name of the church was given due to the image of the Egyptian saint, whose memory was made the image on the Northern Wall of the church. In those days, the church was forbidden, so her father imprisoned his daughter, in order to protect her from Christian influence. But Varvara, in spite of everything, found a way to believe and practice Christianity in captivity. No one could influence her. That's what she paid for. Her father tortured her himself, and then executed her.
The history of the power of St. Barbara and its spirit fascinate. The church is decorated with geometric patterns of red ochre. The symbol of the devil in the church is a huge locust, which is depicted on the wall of the church. Also, this place is rich in different frescoes that interest every visitor.