Sunday, March 23, 2014

Dom David Reposes

Archimandrite Dom David (Pierce), Abbot of the Dormition of Our Lady of Mount Royal Monastery of ROCOR located at Holyrood House in Jacksonville, Florida reposed at 0245 today, March 23rd, 2014. He was our pastor, confessor, and friend. Réquiem ætérnam dona ei Dómine; et lux perpétua lúceat ei. Requiéscat in pace. Amen. Memory Eternal. 

Sunday, October 7, 2012

2012 Pascha visit to Mount Royal Monastery



On Easter 2012 the remaining active members of the Mission visited Our Lady of the Dormition of Mount Royal in Florida. The Paschal Divine Liturgy according to the Western Rite (Mount Royal usage) was celebrated at the historic St. Margaret's Church (dedicated to St. Margaret of Antioch) on Fleming Island in Hibernia, FL.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Our Worship

The Shorter Saint Colman Prayer Book, and the Saint Colman Prayer Book, are the primary liturgical books in use at Saint Brendan Orthodox Monastery Mission. PDF file at the link for the Shorter Saint Colman Prayer Book.

People of Saint Brendan's




Saint Brendan Monastery Mission Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Mount Royal



Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Mount Royal Monastery (ROCA), Easter Triduum 2011.

Dom Augustine (Whitfield)


Memory Eternal.

Easter Triduum 2010 - Saint Brendan Mission


Abbot David of Our Lady of Mount Royal at Easter Triduum 2010, Saint Brendan Monastery Mission, Lynn Haven, FL. Altar Server Ari Adams. Also pictured - Deputy Joseph McQuillan, RIP.

Paschal Triduum 2009 - Saint Brendan


Dom David and Brother George of Holyrood House at the Sarum liturgy, Saint Brendan Monastery Mission, Pascha 2009.

England Pilgrimage 2010



English Rite Orthodox Liturgy at St. Magnus Martyr - London, England November 6th, 2010.

Fr. Hieromonk Michael (Wood) of Saint Petroc Monastery, Cascades TAS assisted by Ari Adams of Saint Brendan Monastery Mission, Lynn Haven, FL.

The Servant of God Joseph




Pray for the servant of God, Joseph, departed this life in the hope of the Resurrection. Faithful father, pious Orthodox Christian and member of Saint Brendan Monastery Mission, beloved and respected Peace Officer in Walton County, Florida, native son of Mobile, Alabama.

Picture above is of Abbot David of Our Lady of Mount Royal at the graveside service.