The church belongs to the original Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR) and has as its goal the preservation of the spiritual traditions and the treasure of church services of ancient Russian Orthodoxy. He appeared on the Holy Mount with Moses and Elijah – how could the disciples not rejoice. It would most likely have stayed that way for years to come had not the fathers of the Holy Mountain strongly recommended that the monastery be taken to the Russian Church Abroad, under the confessing bishops of that Church. Should we buy from HOLY TRANSFIGURATION MONASTERY? We belong to the US Metropoly of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church which is in union with the … The Transfiguration of Christ would generally be deemed to be free of scandal. Oecumenism. We are Holy Transfiguration Skete, a Catholic Monastery of the Byzantine rite, under the jurisdiction of The Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of St. Nicholas in Chicago. He appeared on the Holy Mount with Moses and Elijah – how could the disciples not rejoice. Abp. As He prayed, the appearance of His face was altered, and His robe became white and glistening. The controversy revolved around the use of material that was copyrighted by HTM. We are glad to welcome you to the official website of the Transfiguration of our Lord Russian Orthodox Church, located in the city of Baltimore, the state of Maryland, USA. (See the HOCNA page for more detail.) But the text describes a scandal. Thread starter HandmaidenofGod; Start date Jan 29, 2009; H. HandmaidenofGod Archon. But the text describes a scandal. The court’s decision was found in favour of Holy Transfiguration Monastery (which monastery is the the seat of HOCNA) last week, according to The American Conservative. 1965 - Up until 1965, Holy Transfiguration Monastery was under the Greek Archdiocese. Following his death, Metropolitan Hrizostom of Dabar-Bosnia, a senior member of the Holy Synod, became the acting Guardian of the Throne until the election of new patriarch. Holy Transfiguration Monastery is a men's monastery located in Brookline, Massachusetts, and is the principal monastery of the Holy Orthodox Church in North America (HOCNA), an independent group not in communion with any mainstream Orthodox church. We here at Ethnikos Kirikas/The National Herald have strived to bring the Greek diaspora community together for over a century and continues to inform our community with quality journalism The Transfiguration of Christ would generally be deemed to be free of scandal. As He prayed, the appearance of His face was altered, and His robe became white and glistening. Jan 29, 2009 #1 Okay, I did a brief search on HOCNA and HOLY TRANSFIGURATION MONASTERY before starting this thread, I'm pretty sure this question … Joined Dec 19, 2008 Messages 3,397 Reaction score 0 Points 0 Age 41.