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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Submit Names for the Festive St. Panteleimon Molebens

Submit Names for the Festive St. Panteleimon Molebens

June 08, 2018 3 Comments

On Thursday, August 9th, the brethren will celebrate the feast of their beloved heavenly patron, the Holy Great-martyr and Healer Panteleimon. We invite everyone to submit names of the living (Orthodox and non-Orthodox) for prayerful commemoration at this service so that they too may receive the superabundant grace poured out through the intercessions of St. Panteleimon.

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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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Summer Newsletter & Pilgrims' Guide 2017

Summer Newsletter & Pilgrims' Guide 2017

July 05, 2017

The 2017 summer newsletter has been printed and is mailing now, along with the Pilgrims' Guide for the 2017 Feast of St. Panteleimon (August 8 & 9) and Pilgrimage Weekend (September 30 & October 1).

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Beautiful New Icon of St. Panteleimon Arrives at the Hermitage

Beautiful New Icon of St. Panteleimon Arrives at the Hermitage

March 24, 2017

On Thursday, March 23rd a beautiful new icon of St. Panteleimon with scenes of his life arrived safely at the Hermitage just before Great Compline. The brotherhood greeted St. Panteleimon with the ringing of bells and incense, thereafter processing to the church where Igumen Andrew with the brotherhood performed the rite of the blessing of the icon. They sang the magnification to St. Panteleimon while venerating the icon and were all anointed with the holy oil of St. Panteleimon.

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Blessing of the Foundation of St. Herman's Building

Blessing of the Foundation of St. Herman's Building

August 10, 2016

On August 9th, the feast of the monastery's patron saint, the Holy Great-Martyr and Healer Panteleimon, His Grace Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan blessed the foundation of the new work building being constructed at the Hermitage.

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St. Panteleimon's Day 2016

St. Panteleimon's Day 2016

August 10, 2016

On Monday the 8th and Tuesday the 9th of August – the feast of the Holy Great-Martyr & Healer Panteleimon, the brethren of Holy Cross Monastery celebrated their Heavenly patron

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Revised Pilgrim's Guide for St. Panteleimon's Day & Pilgrimage Weekend 2016

Revised Pilgrim's Guide for St. Panteleimon's Day & Pilgrimage Weekend 2016

July 23, 2016

It has come to our attention that the directions to the monastery in the Pilgrim's Guide for 2016 contained an error (the left turn off of Route 152 is now before the H&R Block due to changes in traffic patterns).

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