Holy Romania: A Pilgrim's View

Pictures of monasteries, churches, and Orthodox life through the eyes of Romanian pilgrims. If you have your pictures of your own pilgrimage that you would like to share with the world, please contact us! [nggallery id=3]

Spruce Island: New Valaam

We were pilgrims of the northern wilds in order to visit the land of Saint Herman--Spruce Island, Alaska. We were picked up by the monks on a small boat from Kodiak Island and raced across the water to what Saint Herman dubbed his "New Valaam." This island is home to a group of monastics who strive to maintain the life and teachings of Saint Herman among the[...]