Departed to the Lord is one of the oldest inhabitants of the Svyatogorsk Lavra


Svyatogorsk Lavra of the monk Trifon (Mikhnevich)

12 December 2018, 80-m to year of life after heavy long illness has died the monk Trifon (Mikhnevich).

Farewell to father Tryphon will be held December 13, at the assumption Cathedral of the Holy Dormition Svyatogorsk Lavra, reports the website of the monastery.

After the divine Liturgy, in the presence of pilgrims and monks, the burial rite will make the Governor of the Lavra, Metropolitan Arseny of Svyatogorsk.

“Being a novice and a monk, jealous of prayer and worship, loving God’s temple and the abode of active love. In the monastery o Trifon carried obediences: the acquisition and delivery of materials for repairing shoes; beekeeper all saints skete. Recent years, as long as he could still move, tried every day to clean the monastery. Great worker and simple at any time of the day or night was ready at the call of the elder brethren to go obedience. Always zealously and diligently do the things that he did and was an example for the rest of the brethren, especially for the younger, how to treat your obedience. Eternal and bright memory of the late monk Tryphon!”, writes the brethren of the monastery.

The monk Trifon (in the world Viktor, Mikhnevich) was born 14 Nov 1939 in Temryuk city of Krasnodar region in the family working.

He served in the army. Graduated from the Donetsk College of industrial automation. Work place: factory Rembyttechnika, mechanic; Institute of technical and economic developments to service refrigeration (air conditioning); mine management mine them. A. F. Zasyadko.

With her sister Larissa (now a nun Feodosia) were spiritual children of chiyoumen Savva of the Pskov-caves.

In March 2001, and numbered among the brethren of the Holy Dormition Svyatogorsk monastery. January 5, 2008 at the assumption Cathedral of the novice Victor (Mikhnevich), he was tonsured a monk and given the name Nikita (in honour of Saint Nikita, hermit of Pechersk, Bishop of Novgorod), and April 14, 2009, in the Great Tuesday of Holy week, the Church of the intercession of the Svyatogorsk monastery, the monk Nikita was he was tonsured a monk and given the name Trifon in honor of the recently canonized Saint Tryphon, Archimandrite of Svyatogorsk. Both of the tonsure was made by the Bishop Arseny of Svyatogorsk, vicar of the Holy Dormition Svyatogorsk Lavra. Died after a long illness.

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