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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Footer Poured for Foundation of New Building

Footer Poured for Foundation of New Building

July 20, 2016

Today the footer was poured for the foundation of the new building. Below is a photo gallery of the progress made today. Please continue your prayers!

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Renovation Begun at Outdoor Chapel & Monastic Cemetery

Renovation Begun at Outdoor Chapel & Monastic Cemetery

July 18, 2016

In preparation for our 30th Anniversary Pilgrimage Weekend and the blessing of a new monument for our founder Fr. Kallistos, we are renovating the area surrounding the monastic cemetery and outdoor chapel.

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Excavation Begins for New Multipurpose Building

Excavation Begins for New Multipurpose Building

July 16, 2016

On July 13, the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles, excavation began at the work site of the new multipurpose building.

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Bridge Reopened

Bridge Reopened

January 16, 2016

Although heavy snow and ice delayed the completion of the work for most of the week, with God’s help the bridge to the monastery is now fully repaired and passable!

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Monastery Bridge Collapsing After Major Flooding (Updated 1/16/16)

Monastery Bridge Collapsing After Major Flooding (Updated 1/16/16)

December 26, 2015

Update 1/16/16 – With God’s help and by your prayers and support, the bridge has been repaired and reopened!

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On December 25, the Feast of St. Herman and New Calendar Christmas Day, West Virginia experienced extremely heavy rainfall resulting in major widespread flooding and landslides. As a result, the culvert pipe below the bridge which connects Miller’s Fork Road to the monastery gates is on the brink of collapse.

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Update on the Transfer of Fr. Kallistos' Remains

Update on the Transfer of Fr. Kallistos' Remains

December 15, 2015

The Hermitage extends special thanks to all who gave toward the project to move the remains of our founder from Missouri and erect a monument for him in the new monastic cemetery. With God's help the goal has been reached, and the transfer is planned for a time in January to be determined.

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