Pilgrimage to St. Xenia’s Skete (Part 1)

Two friends and I visited St. Xenia’s Skete last month.  Here’s a few photos!

The front gate. The sign says "Blessed is he who cometh in the name of the Lord"

St. Xenia Church

Along the path to our cabin

Noble, the monastery dog

We also visited St. Herman of Alaska's Monastery, and this is the church there.

Fr. Seraphim's old cell


4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Trackback: The Meaning of Suffering: A Sunday Special Feature
  2. Mother Macaria
    Feb 18, 2012 @ 13:13:30

    Dear Mothers,
    Please send St. Seraphim Bookstore:
    10 akathists to St. Xenia
    5 services
    15 Pascha Services.
    Mo. Macaria

  3. Julia
    Mar 02, 2013 @ 07:06:07

    Please pray for my husband John (orthodox). We is going to divorce me. Please pray for saving of our marriage…

  4. jasna
    Nov 03, 2013 @ 07:51:59

    Dear Mother igumanija and sisters in Christ,Pomaze Bog!PLEASE,send me the address of your skete in California.Thanks,Jasminka

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: