Monasteries


 

All are welcome to join us at our annual Pilgrimage. 

Presentation by guest speaker Father Michael Oleksa
The History of Monastic Missionary Activity in Russian Alaska

The event is free and open to those of all faiths.

For more information contact: Karen Gladstone  (518) 677-3928 ext. 214  or email karengladstone@newskete.org


​Saturday, August 12, 2017


SATURDAY,  AUGUST 6, 2016

Schedule:
8:00AM
Festal Matins

9:00AM 
Divine Liturgy
celebrated by His Beatitude, 
Metropolitan Tikhon, 
primate of the 
Orthodox Church in America

11:00AM 
Tour Holy Wisdom Temple

11:30AM  
Talk on Monastic Life at New Skete

1:15PM 
Presentation - Guest Speaker 
Father Michael Oleksa  
The History of Monastic Missionary 
Activity in Russian Alaska

1:15PM
Guided Hike, with Mike Bodnar, 
NYS Forest Ranger

3:45PM
Dog Training Demonstration

5:00PM 
Vigil with Healing Service

Throughout the day: photo exhibit, 
meditation gardens, 
Greek and Lebanese food available  for purchase,

chapel community bake sale, hospitality table, 
Monks’ & Nuns’ gift shops open.

New Skete Annual Pilgrimage