Patronal Feast Day of St.Elizabeth - 07/18/16

On sunday the all-night vigil was led by Hieromonk Anatolii. On monday morning Fr.Vladimir performed the small blessing of water . After the reading of the hours the new ikonostas was blessed by Father Luke. The divine liturgy was followed by a procession around the chapel.  

Father Luke proceded to bless the new shrine to St.Elizabeth. This shrine will the home of a large icon, that the skete received as a gift.

Finally all joined in the garden for a meal prepared by the sisters.