24 June 2018, the 4th after Pentecost, Metropolitan of Pskov and Porkhov Tikhon headed for the Holy Dormition Pskovo-Pechersky monastery, the celebration of the Cathedral of the Pskovo-Pechersky monk, reports the Synodal Department for monasteries and monasticism.
The head of the Pskov Archdiocese served in the cloister of the small Vespers with the akathist to the Holy honor and vigil.
Before the polyeleos, an Metropolitan Tikhon made monastic vows of a monk of the Pskovo-Pechersk monastery Vyacheslav (Knyazev).
On the very day of the feast, His Eminence at the divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of St. Michael monastery was concelebrated by: Metropolitan of Tallinn and all Estonia Eugene; Bishop Martucci Sergius, vicar of the Tallinn diocese; the Bishop of Gdov, Thomas, vicar of the Pskov diocese; the Dean of the Pskov-caves monastery Archimandrite Philaret (ring) with the brethren and guests of the monastery in Holy orders.
His singing of God adorned with the fraternal choir of the monastery under the management of monk Oleg (Gladysheva) and Amateur tabernacle choir under the baton of Ivan Sekretareva.
Numerous parishioners and pilgrims from all over Russia and neighboring countries gathered this day in the Pskov-Pechersk monastery to honor the Holy venerable fathers Mark, Jonas, Cornelius, Vassian, Dorothea, Lazarus, Alexander, Simon and Reverend mother Vassa the Pskovo-Pechersk.
At the end of the Liturgy, the traditional procession around the Pskovo-Pechersk monastery.