St. Simeon Skete, Taylorsville Kentucky USA

With St. Simeon, the God receiver, as our patron, the skete seeks to practice the ideals found in our Rule, The Thousand Day Nazareth. In simplicity and poverty, the skete embraces the struggle of inner life through the practice of the Prayer Rope.

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Donations should be addressed to: Nazareth House Apostolate, 185 Captains Cove Drive, Taylorsville, Kentucky 40071.

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Thursday, August 28, 2008

Baby Ruff

Since my last post, I have received several requests to re-post the photo of Baby Ruff. Baby Ruff is so named because of the hard life she has endured. The above adorable photo endeared her to us as she poses in her tattered dress, hat & sun glasses. It is amazing to see her now in a NHA School uniform...scroll down to previous post..