THE FEAST OF THE TRANSLATION OF THE RELICS OF ST SAVVAS THE SANCTIFIED

Patriarchate of Jerusalem - October -November 2015 On Monday, the 13th/26th of October 2015, the Patriarchate observed the feast of the translation of the relics of St Savvas the Sanctified to the Monastery that was founded by him in the desert of Judea, on the west bank of Cedars stream. The feast, set by the Patriarchate of ...

Fr. Alexander (Frizzell) speaks on the Importance of Orthodox Christian Pilgrimage in the United States of America

    September- October 2015 Deputy  Abbot Fr. Alexander (Frizzell) answers questions about  why (should people come), what (happens at a Pilgrimage), how (preparations are made) and more a few days before the annual Pilgrimage Weekend at the Hermitage of the Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, West Virginia. 1. Why should an Orthodox Christian in modern America take time to go ...