Bog se Javi! Vaistinu se Javi! God is Revealed! In Truth He is Revealed! Greetings with the afterfeast of Theophany, when we celebrate the Baptism of our Lord Jesus Christ, and the manifestation of the Holy Trinity! This year on the feast-day of Jan. 6/19, we served the Great Blessing of Water amid mist and […]
Greetings in the Lord!
The brotherhood of St. Herman welcomes you to our new website. As we build our site up, we hope to provide a means to keep you up-to-date on events and the work of the St. Herman Monastery.
Here you will find information about the monastery, our schedule of services, a guide for pilgrims, as well as news, publication announcements, photos of recent events and the pictures of the monastery.
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Here are some photos of our celebration of the eve of the Nativity, and of the feast itself (Dec. 25, 2015/Jan. 7, 2016). At the end of the festal meal this year, we opened a box containing a special gift: an original iconographic painting (without a halo) of Fr. Seraphim Rose. The icon — painted […]
December 12/25, 2015, we celebrated the third St. Herman feast of the year. A fresh layer of snow lay on the ground. Deacon Andrei Garine, from the Holy Virgin “Joy of All Who Sorrow” Cathedral in San Francisco (ROCOR), arrived on the eve of the feast with his wife Natalia to celebrate with us. On […]
On Saturday, November 15/28, 2015, we celebrated the Feast of St. Herman’s Repose, the second feast of St. Herman during the year, and the feast we celebrate as our monastery Slava. The same day is the Feast of the Repose of St. Paisius Velichkovsky, the nameday of our Hieromonk Paisius. Over a hundred people were […]