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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Friday, December 4, 2009


Just received this post from James Mansaray on Facebook about our dear friend, Sanu's tiny baby:
(Sanu is our friend who lends out his car when we need it to deliver supplies, etc.)

James Bombolia Mansaray : Just returned from the hospital visiting Sanu's wife who gave birth to a premature baby. Mama Vicki is the name.... she is on oxygen, please pray, she so mini mini.....

So lets pray for little Vicki and her mommy. Thank You.

Father Seraphim blessing Sanu's wife & unborn child.
Father blessing Sanu, his daughter, Adama & friend