List of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in the United States

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

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America[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 United States[edit]

Vicariate for the Orthodox Christian Communities of Slavic Tradition[edit]

Greek Orthodox Old Calendarists[edit]

See Greek Old Calendarists, as they are separated from Eucharistic communion with the local Orthodox Churches.

Male[edit]

Holy Orthodox Church in North America

Autonomous Orthodox Metropolia of North and South America and the British Isles

Church of the Genuine Orthodox Christians of Greece

  • Monastery of the Holy Ascension, Woodstock, New York. Metropolitan Demetrios. [21]
  • St. Gregory Palamas Monastery, Etna, California. Abbot Archimandrite Akakios
  • St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery, Cobleskill, New York. Abbot Metropolitan Demetrios [22]
    • Monastery of the Dormition of the Holy Theotokos, Preston Hollow, New York. Igoumen Hieromonk Damian. Dependency of St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery
    • St. John the New Almsgiver Hermitage Argyle, Nova Scotia Dependency of St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery
    • Monastery of Saint John the Theologian, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Dependency of St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery
    • Hermitage of St. Ignatius the God-bearer, Santa Cruz Naranja, Guatemala Dependency of St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery
  • Monastery of Saint Gregory of Sinai, Kelseyville, California. Abbot Bishop Sergios of Portland

Female[edit]

Holy Orthodox Church in North America

[23]

  • Convent of Saint Mary Magdalene, Warrenton, Virginia. Abbess Mother Eirene

Church of the Genuine Orthodox Christians of Greece

  • Saint Syncletike Monastery, Farmingdale, New York. Metropolitan Demetrios. [24]
  • Convent of St. Anna, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Convent of the Protection of the Holy Virgin Mary, Bluffton, Alberta, Canada
  • Convent of St. Elizabeth the Grand Duchess of Russia, Etna, California. Abbess Mother Elizabeth [25]

Moscow Patriarchate[edit]

Patriarchal parishes in the United States[edit]

Russian Orthodox Church outside Russia[edit]

Male[edit]

Female[edit]

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]

Georgian Orthodox Church[edit]

Male[edit]

Female[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.motga.org/
  2. ^ http://www.NewTikhvinSketeoftheHolyMotherofGod.org, Mother Elizabeth tonsured to the monastic rank of the Small Schema November 22, 2015 by Metropolitan Hilarion (Kapral): Outreach Ministry Location: Christmas Monastery School of Music and the Sacred and Creative Arts, 4750 E. Moody Blvd., #213, Bunnell, Florida 32110
  3. ^ "Most Holy Mother of God Serbian Orthodox Monastery, Springboro, United States".
  4. ^ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Monastery-of-the-Meeting-of-the-Lord/805181332927255[user-generated source]
  5. ^ https://www.archangelmichaelskete.org/
  6. ^ https://www.facebook.com/OrthodoxyEternalLife/posts/new-monastery-in-the-usaon-sunday-31st-august-13th-september-on-the-feast-day-of/896206110460147/[user-generated source]
  7. ^ "Serbian Orthodox Monastery of Saint Nikolaj Bishop of Zica - GuideStar Profile".
  8. ^ "07312014".
  9. ^ https://www.facebook.com/JoyofAllWhoSorrow/[user-generated source]
  10. ^ https://www.pokrov.org/groups/soca-st-herman-of-alaska-brotherhood/
  11. ^ https://www.pokrov.org/groups/soca-st-herman-of-alaska-brotherhood/
  12. ^ "Contact Us - Diocese of Western America". 12 September 2014.
  13. ^ "Clergy".
  14. ^ http://www.motherofgodmonastery.com/
  15. ^ https://www.pokrov.org/groups/soca-st-herman-of-alaska-brotherhood/
  16. ^ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Serbian-Orthodox-Monastery-Marcha/162703723759376[user-generated source]
  17. ^ "St. Xenia Metochion (St. Xenia Monastic Community), Indianapolis, United States".
  18. ^ https://www.stiakovosnewstudion.org/
  19. ^ https://www.saintnina-monastery.org/

External sources[edit]

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