2019 Annual Catalog

2019 Annual Catalog

December 31, 2018

Our latest Annual Catalog, for 2019, has been printed and is in the mail now.
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Landslide Repairs Update

Landslide Repairs Update

September 07, 2018 1 Comment

Dear Friends of Holy Cross Monastery,

Recently we shared news concerning the two serious landslides which occurred on the monastery grounds during Holy Week, and requested financial assistance to fund the necessary repairs.

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Feast of St. Panteleimon & New Ordinations

Feast of St. Panteleimon & New Ordinations

August 10, 2018

On August 9th the brotherhood of the Hermitage of the Holy Cross in Wayne, WV held their annual celebration of the feast of St. Panteleimon, the patron and protector of the monastery. His Grace Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan presided over the festal services, with monastic and local clergy concelebrating.

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Two New Shrines in the Monastery Chapel

Two New Shrines in the Monastery Chapel

July 20, 2018

Just in time for the feast of the Royal Martyrs of Russia, two brand new, exquisitely crafted shrines were installed in the Monastery chapel, one each for the Royal Martyrs and the Holy Elders of Optina.

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2018 Summer Newsletter and Pilgrim’s Guide

2018 Summer Newsletter and Pilgrim’s Guide

June 13, 2018

Our 2018 Summer Newsletter has been printed and is mailing now, along with the Pilgrim’s Guide for the 2018 Feast of St. Panteleimon (August 8th & 9th) and Pilgrimage Weekend (September 29th & 30th).

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The New St. Ignatius Bakery

The New St. Ignatius Bakery

March 15, 2018

Our bakery is finally up and running full blast, getting dozens of warm, fresh, golden kulichi ready for the Paschal festivities. It is the last room to be completed in the new St. Herman of Alaska building, which also houses the spacious candle factory and comfy community room, where the brothers meet for spiritual talks and fellowship.

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Hermitage Newsletter - Great Lent (2018)

Hermitage Newsletter - Great Lent (2018)

February 05, 2018

Our 2018 Lenten Newsletter has been posted...

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St. Panteleimon’s Day Celebration at the Hermitage

St. Panteleimon’s Day Celebration at the Hermitage

August 10, 2017

On August 8-9 the brotherhood celebrated the feast of the Monastery’s patron, Saint Panteleimon, with numerous faithful in attendance. An article from the website of the Diocese of Eastern America gives more detail...

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