Feastday of Apostles Peter and Paul
On July 12th, 2016, Holy Trinity Monastery celebrated the feast of the holy Apostles Peter and Paul. The Abbot, Archimandrite Luke presided, assisted by the clergy of Holy Trinity Monastery. This year, the brethren and clergy marked Archimandrite Luke’s 35th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood. Hegumen Theophylact and Protodeacon Victor Lochmatow presented Archimandrite Luke with an icon of the Most Holy Trinity to mark this occasion.
Day of the Holy Spirit 2016
On June 20, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion came to Holy Trinity Monastery and joined Bishop Nicholas to celebrate the monastery’s patronal feastday. Sixteen priests and nine deacons from Holy Trinity Monastery, the Diocese of Eastern America and New York, and neighboring dioceses concelebrated with the bishops. After the Liturgy, there was a moleben with a cross procession. A festive trapeza followed, and then the clergy, brotherhood, and pilgrims moved over to the old print shop for a festal reception.
On June 18-19, 2016, Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated the Vigil and Liturgy for Pentecost, followed by the Vespers with kneeling prayers. Archimandrite Luke, hieromonks, and local priests concelebrated at these services. There was a cross procession during the Litia around the cathedral. After the Liturgy and Vespers on Sunday, there was a festive trapeza for the clergy, monastic brotherhood, and many pilgrims that travelled here to celebrate with us.
Holy Trinity Seminary - 68th Commencement
Sunday, May 29, 2016 marked the 68th Commencement for Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary. Metropolitan Hilarion led the services and commencement. During the liturgy seminarian Sergei Kosov was ordained to the diaconate, Priest Ephraim Willmarth was awarded the Nabedrnik, and the deacons Peter Markevic, Andrei Psarev and Andrei Doubleday were awarded the right to wear the double orarion.
A full report on the graduation will appear soon on the Seminary website www.hts.edu
Radonitsa - Metropolitan Hilarion's Paschal Visit and Ordination of Seminarian to Diaconate
On May 10, 2016, Metropolitan Hilaron made his Paschal Visit to Holy Trinity Monastery. During the Hierarchical Liturgy, Metropolitan Hilarion tonsured first-year seminarian Michael Storozhev a reader, ordained him to the Subdiaconate, and then ordained him to the Diaconate after the Anaphora. We wish Fr. Michael and his wife many years!
Exterior Repairs of Church and Seminary Building
Work has begun to replace many of the bricks around the Church and Seminary building that have fallen or broken over the years due to weather damage.
Roof Insulation of Monastic Dormitory Complete
The insulation of the roof of the monastic dormitory is now comple.
New Internet Fiber Optic Cable Delivered for Holy Trinity Monastery and Seminary
On December 30 2013 Verizon delivered into the monastery Fiber Optic cable which will serve for the expanding needs of the Publications Office and Bookstore, Seminary and new Phone System...
Delivery of Insulation for Roof of Monastic Dormitory
On December 23 2013 we received a delivery of insulation for the roof of the monastic dormitory. Unfortunately the whole building is not insulated and much heat is being lost due to this. We are now in the beginning stages of insulating parts of the building to bring sown the cost of heating.
New Boiler and Pumps for West Side of Monastic Dormitory
The old boiler for heating was replaced in the west side of the monastic dormitory along with all the pumps in December of 2013. This project cost $12,000.
|Saturday, 17 / 30 July |
5:00 Midnight Office
6:00 Divine Liturgy
4:00 Communion Rule
|Sunday, 18 / 31 July |
6th Sunday after Pentecost
8:00 Midnight Office
9:00 Divine Liturgy
4:00 Vespers and Compline
|Monday, 19 July / 1 August |
St Seraphim of Sarov
6:00 Divine Liturgy
4:00 Rule for Holy Communion
6:30 All Night Vigil
|Tuesday, 20 July / 2 August |
Holy Prophet Elias
8:00 Divine Liturgy
4:00 Vespers, Matins
7:15 Small Compline
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