Thursday, March 12, 2015

Public Services Location

Saint Brendan Orthodox Mission begins regular public Sunday services (Western rite Litany and Matins) this Sunday at Noon, March 15th at the Education Building, Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church, 5622 Julie Drive, Panama City, Florida. The Church is located on Highway 231 just north of the Highway 390 & County Road 2321 Junction. For further information call and leave a message at (850) 248-2903 for Subdeacon Aristibule.

Google Map Location for Our Lady of the Rosary

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Ordination of Subdeacon Aristibule Adams

On December 18th, 2014, the Feast of Saint Sabbas, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion (Kapral) of New York and Sydney, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia tonsured as a reader and ordained Subdeacon Aristibule Adams to the subdiaconate for the Saint Brendan Orthodox Mission.  This occurred in the Chapel of the Holy Prophet Moses at Saint Nicholas Monastery in North Fort Myers, Florida.



Saturday, December 6, 2014

The Mission Canonically Reestablished

Saint Brendan Orthodox Mission was canonically established as a stavropegial Orthodox Western rite mission of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia under His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion (Kapral) of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of ROCOR.

Watch this space for announcement concerning a permanent public location for services, times and directions.

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.