convent of '''Our Lady of Sadnaya''' is located in the mountains north of the city of [[Damascus]] of Syria . The convent is under the jurisdiction of the [[Church of Antioch]].
was founded c. 547 <ref> This date has been documented by the convent, in its library which contains hundreds of valuable manuscripts . </ ref>
== Saidnaya ==
The city of Saidnaya is closely associated to ancient ecclesiastical history from within the [[Holy Bible]]. It is considered by many scholars to be second in importance to Jerusalem and pilgrims from all over the world visit.
== Icon of Our Lady of Sadnaya ==