List of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in the United States

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The following is a list of Orthodox monasteries and sketes, both male and female, in the United States of America.

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America[edit]

  • St. Thekla Convent, Glenville, Pennsylvania. Female Monastery. Abbess: Mother. Chaplain: Fr Mark Sahady. Spiritual Father: Bishop Nicholas. Glenville Grounds blessed 29 June 2013. Pilgrimage to St Thekla started at Antiochian Village September 1979.
  • St. Paul Skete, Grand Junction, Tennessee. Female skete. Superior: Mother Nektaria.
  • St. Laurence Monastery, Talahassee Creek, Colorado. Prior: Father Theodore.

Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada and Australia[edit]

Male[edit]

Ecumenical Patriarchate institutions in America[edit]

Stavropegial Monasteries[edit]

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America[edit]

This archdiocese has had a small number of formerly Athonite monks who were given a blessing to start monasteries. In recognition of this, any such spiritual father of a monastery will be listed.

Male[edit]

Female[edit]

Ukrainian Orthodox Church in the USA[edit]

Greek Orthodox Old Traditional[edit]

See Greek Old Calendarists, as they are not part of Orthodox Church.

Male[edit]

Female[edit]

  • Saint Syncletike Monastery, Farmingdale, New York. Metropolitan Pavlos. [18]

Moscow Patriarchate[edit]

Patriarchal parishes in the USA[edit]

Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia[edit]

Male[edit]

Female[edit]

New Tikhvin Mother of God Skete, Palm Coast, Florida, USA. Spiritual Father: Abbot David (Colburn) http://olwtn.org/OLWTN.org/Home.html Mother Elizabeth (Klipa - Bacha) www.NewTikhvinOrthodoxSkete.org Mission: SHARING THE LOVE OF GOD THROUGH MUSIC Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR) - Mother Elizabeth is Attached to St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 129 N Halifax Ave, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 for her spiritual home and high frequency of Liturgical Services, see left bottom column of website for calendar of services - Orthos - Matins 8:30am Followed by Divine Liturgy 2-4 weekdays every week in addition to Sunday Services Orthos / Matins 8:45 Divine Liturgy 10am http://stdemetriosdaytona.org/, Wednesday 6:30pm Parakelis (This is a prayer to the Mother of God in English and Greek followed by an anointing with Holy Oil by the Priest Rev. Father Joseph Samaan - all are welcome to receive this anointing. Holy Communion is for Baptized and Chrismated Orthodox Christians. Mother Elizabeth frequently sings prayers in multiple languages of English, Church Slavonic, Romanian and various chant styles and music compositions following many of the Liturgical services. Mother Elizabeth welcomes your greetings, prayer requests, consultations and counseling requests following these Liturgical services at St. Demetrios which are almost at least once or more everyday. God willing, Mother Elizabeth is there to pray with the St. Demetrios Church Community each time it meets for Liturgical Prayer Services in the Orthodox Christian Tradition.

Orthodox Church in America[edit]

Male[edit]

Female[edit]

Romanian Orthodox Archdiocese in the Americas[edit]

Male[edit]

Female[edit]

Serbian Orthodox Church in the USA and Canada[edit]

Male[edit]

Female[edit]

External sources[edit]

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