1. Sacred Destinations
  2. Italy Photos
  3. Subiaco Photos
  4. Subiaco Monastery (Sacro Speco)
  5. Subiaco Monastery (Sacro Speco) Photos
  6. Subiaco Monastery (Sacro Speco)

Photo of Subiaco Monastery (Sacro Speco)

Byzantine Fresco

A 9th-century Byzantine fresco depicting the Virgin and Child with two saints in the Grotto of the Shepherds, where tradition says St. Benedict converted and instructed local shepherds in the Christian faith. The saints are labeled S. LV... and S. SIL....

Photo © Holly Hayes.