August at the monastery is highlighted with several major Feasts.
Sunday, August 16
St. Anna Icon Visits St. Stephen's Cathedral in Philadelphia
Selected Services & Feastdays
Procession of the Holy Cross Saturday, August 1
Divine Liturgy at 9am with Procession of the Cross and water blessing
Dormition Fast Begins
Feast of the Transfiguration Thursday, August 6
Divine Liturgy at 9am
Feast of St. Herman of Alaska Sunday, August 9
Divine Liturgy at 9:30am
Patronal Feast: St. Tikhon's Day Thursday, August 13
Divine Liturgy at 9am followed by a festive meal
Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos Saturday, August 15
Divine Liturgy at 9am followed by blessing of herbs and flowers
Dormition Fast Ends
Feast of the Beheading of St. John the Baptist Saturday, August 29
Divine Liturgy at 8am
Strict Fast Day
**Note: all Divine Liturgies are preceded by Hours starting 20 minutes before
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