Kursk Root Icon to visit St. Tikhon’s Monastery October 24-25

Kursk Root

The Wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God will visit Saint Tikhon’s Monastery here Friday and Saturday, October 24-25, 2014.  Accompanying the Icon will be His Grace, Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia.

The Icon will arrive at the Monastery at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, after which a Service of Thanksgiving will be celebrated for the intentions of those gathered.  Vespers and Matins for the Departed will be celebrated at 4:00 p.m.

On the Saturday of Souls, October 25, the Hours and Divine Liturgy will begin at 7:40 a.m., followed by a Service of Thanksgiving and an Anointing…

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