His father won independence from the Byzantine Empire, allowing both father and son to study in Greece on Mount Athos.
After the death of his father, our Saint returned to Serbia with Greek monks and Greek techniques for field-plowing, window-making — and church-founding.
St. Sava of Serbia Facts and Figures
Name: Sava of Serbia
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Birth and Death Dates: 1174-1235
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 76
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Article last updated on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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