On June 1, 2015, Holy Trinity Monastery celebrated Holy Spirit Day its patronal feast day. Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, and Metropolitan Jonah concelebrated the liturgy for the feast day. Co-serving along with the two hierarchs were 16 priests and 9 deacons.
At the Little Entrance, His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion elevated Hieromonk Theophylact to the rank of Igumen and gave Hieromonk Cyprian the right to wear the palitza.
Following the liturgy, a short moleben was served to the Holy Trinity. Metropolitan Hilarion congratulated the monastery on its feast day and spoke about the importance of the monastery to the Church and the necessity for its continued missionary outreach to the world. Abbot Archimandrite Luke invited all to enjoy a reception in the monastery trapeza to celebrate the feast day.
We wish you all a blessed Holy Spirit Day!