St. Sisoes the Recluse of the Kiev Near Caves

Saint Sisoes of the Near Caves of Saint Anthony, lived as a recluse at the Kiev Caves monastery and was buried in the Near Caves.

In the general service to the Fathers of the Kiev Caves Saint Sisoes is called “radiant in fasting.”

Saint Sisoes is also commemorated on October 24, and on the second Sunday of Great Lent all the monks of the Caves.