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Book of Hours France, possibly Angers, ca. 1450 MS M.1020 fol. 23r - Evangelist, John: Scene, on Patmos -- Evangelist John, nimbed, raising quill with right hand, holding scroll on lap with left hand, is seated on island. At left, Evangelist symbol (eagle), wings spread, holds strap of pen case with bill and with left claw, next to inkpot on ground. At right, is devil, horned, tongue protruding, winged, with claw feet, holding hook or grappling hook with left hand.

Stockfoto : Bells hanging in a church, Monastery of St. John the Divine, Patmos, Dodecanese Islands, Greece

The divine island of Patmos: Where beaches combine with a Biblical past

A bay on Patmos

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Cave on the island of Patmos, Greece where John wrote the book of Revelation. I really want to visit this place, Lord willing!

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Patmos Greece. It is of historical significance because John wrote the books of revelations in a cave that is part of a monastery that you can visit.

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Monastery of St. John

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Patmos.The island where Apostle John wrote the Book of Revelation.Exquisite Monastery with the cave where John retreated. Picturesque chora, pretty beaches mystifying and artistic ambience. Dodecanese Islands, Greece

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