Tag Archives: Orthodox Church

1978 through 2011

1978-2001: Where My Monastic Training Took Root The Byzantine-rite monastery in upstate New York I entered had around a dozen brothers, with a sister-monastery of about a dozen nuns 4 miles away.  On February 23rd of 1979 the monastic communities … Continue reading

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Sacred Remains

In our materialistic culture on the Mainland we seem to have forgotten how to be grateful!  We are surrounded by blessings but we moan that it is not enough.  While our cup overflows we complain that we need a bigger … Continue reading

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