Thursday, January 11, 2018

Sara Lynn to be tonsured as a rasophore nun, Feb. 1

We are full of joy to announce the tonsuring of our dokimos (postulant), Sara Lynn, as a rasophore nun on Thursday, February 1! During Vespers for the Feast of the Meeting of Our Lord with Simeon and Anna, Sara Lynn will be clothed in the monastic habit, belt, riassa (robe) and skufia (hat) and receive a new monastic name. Please keep her in your prayers as she prepares for this next step in her monastic formation!

All are invited to join us for Vespers and the tonsure:

Thursday, February 1, 2018
5:00 p.m.
St. Stephen Byzantine Catholic Church
532 Lloyd Rd.
Euclid, Ohio


  1. What a blessing!! I wouldn't miss it!! See you all soon!! XO

  2. Heavenly Father, walk through my house, and take away all worries and illnesses, and please watch over and heal my family and friends. Bring quiet where there is chaos. Bring light where there is darkness and put love in our hearts. In Jesus name, Amen.

  3. Dear Sister, may God bless you with patience, endurance, and vision to find God in all, and to be God for all.

    May you become the light of the word.



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