25th Anniversary of the Repose of Fr. Kallistos

November 11, 2017 1 Comment

25th Anniversary of the Repose of Fr. Kallistos

On Saturday, November 11, 2017 Archimandrite Seraphim and his brotherhood gathered at the monastic cemetery to serve a pannikhida for Hieromonk Kallistos, the founder of Holy Cross Monastery, on the 25th anniversary of Fr. Kallistos’ repose. At the memorial meal following, Fr. Kallistos’ life and example were recalled; Fr. Seraphim then exhorted the brotherhood to persevere in their monastic calling and in the bonds of love and unity, thereby rendering honor to Fr. Kallistos, by whose prayers the brotherhood continues to carry on his legacy.

View the photo gallery




1 Response

Katy Anastasia Barrett
Katy Anastasia Barrett

January 14, 2018

May his memory be eternal.

Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Monastery News

Holy Cross Celebrates Patronal Feast & Ordination
Holy Cross Celebrates Patronal Feast & Ordination

September 28, 2021

On Monday, September 27 the brotherhood of Holy Cross Monastery celebrated their patronal feast day, the Exaltation of the Precious Cross. Celebrations were led by Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, and during the Hierarchal Divine Liturgy he ordained Fr. Isaac to the holy diaconate.

Continue Reading

Church Construction Halted
Church Construction Halted

August 20, 2021 7 Comments

We regret to report that construction on the new church has been brought to a halt. In mid-July, we discovered that our general contractor had not been paying his subcontractors. After attempts to resolve the issues in good faith failed, we reluctantly decided to terminate the contract. We have retained legal counsel and are currently in the process of identifying and paying all debts owed to subcontractors and suppliers. This is a necessary step to move forward. We are also searching for a new general contractor to take over the job.

Continue Reading

Archimandrite Seraphim & Two Monks Hospitalized; Prognoses Good
Archimandrite Seraphim & Two Monks Hospitalized; Prognoses Good

August 04, 2021 14 Comments

UPDATEas of Thursday, August 12, Archimandrite Seraphim, Fr. Benedict, and Fr. Damascene have all been released from the hospital and are recovering at home. Altogether 20 of our 26 community members have fallen ill with the coronavirus, but thanks be to God and to St. Panteleimon everyone is either stable or recovering.

Continue Reading