Holy Transfiguration Monastery (Bombala, New South Wales)

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The '''Holy Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration''' is a [[monasticism|monastic]] community for [[monk|men]] under the [[Diocese of Australia and New Zealand (ROCOR)|Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia]].  The monastery is located in Bombala, New South Wales, and was originally established as ''Transfiguration of the Saviour Skete'' under the [[omophorion]] of His Eminence Archbishop [[Paul (Pavlov) of Sydney|Paul of Sydney]] by [[Archimandrite]] [[Alexis (Rosentool)|Alexis]], who remains the abbot, and currently has three priest-monks (including the [[abbot]]) in residence.
 
The '''Holy Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration''' is a [[monasticism|monastic]] community for [[monk|men]] under the [[Diocese of Australia and New Zealand (ROCOR)|Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia]].  The monastery is located in Bombala, New South Wales, and was originally established as ''Transfiguration of the Saviour Skete'' under the [[omophorion]] of His Eminence Archbishop [[Paul (Pavlov) of Sydney|Paul of Sydney]] by [[Archimandrite]] [[Alexis (Rosentool)|Alexis]], who remains the abbot, and currently has three priest-monks (including the [[abbot]]) in residence.
  
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*[http://www.russianorthodoxchurch.ws/01newstucture/pagesen/news04/bombala.html News article from August 2004]
 
*[http://www.russianorthodoxchurch.ws/01newstucture/pagesen/news04/bombala.html News article from August 2004]
 
*[http://www.flickr.com/photos/kadj/sets/811751/ Holy Transfiguration Monastery Feast Day] - Photos on Flickr.com
 
*[http://www.flickr.com/photos/kadj/sets/811751/ Holy Transfiguration Monastery Feast Day] - Photos on Flickr.com
 
[[Image:Bombala1.jpg|thumb|left|Monastery Service, August 2005]]
 
  
 
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Holy Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration
Jurisdiction ROCOR
Type Male Monastery
Founded 1982
Superior Archimandrite Alexis
Approx. size 3 monks
Location Bombala, New South Wales, Australia
Liturgical language(s) English, Slavonic
Music used Russian Chant
Calendar Julian
Feastdays celebrated 6/19 August
Official website none advertised


Monastery Service, August 2005

The Holy Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration is a monastic community for men under the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia. The monastery is located in Bombala, New South Wales, and was originally established as Transfiguration of the Saviour Skete under the omophorion of His Eminence Archbishop Paul of Sydney by Archimandrite Alexis, who remains the abbot, and currently has three priest-monks (including the abbot) in residence.

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